VMF Karelia

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VMF Karelia
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City Kondopoga, Republic of Karelia, Russia

VHL 2010-present

Conference Western
Home arena Ice Palace "Kondopoga" (1,850 seats)
Head coach Russia Anatoli Semenov
Affiliate(s) SKA Saint Petersburg (KHL)


HC VMF Karelia is a Russian professional ice hockey team playing in the VHL, the second level of Russian ice hockey. The club was founded in 2008 in Saint Petersburg as a farm club of the KHL team SKA St. Petersburg. After failing to attract the audience in Petersburg the franchise was relocated to Kondopoga, Karelia during the 2012-2013 VHL season. Starting with the 2013-14 season the team officially changed the name for VMF Karelia, VMF standing for the Russian Navy.

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