Rinks and Arenas

Rinks in the Elite League vary across the clubs, from general purpose arenas of 5000-8000 capacity (hosting other events such as concerts and shows as well as Ice Hockey), to purpose built rinks of 2000-3000 capacity.

There are currently five teams who play out of arenas, while the other five play from rinks:

Arena Based Teams: Belfast, Cardiff, Glasgow, Nottingham & Sheffield
Rink Based Teams: Coventry, Dundee, Fife, Guildford, Manchester