Scottish National League (ice hockey)

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Scottish National League
SportIce hockey
No. of teams9
Country Scotland
HeadquartersEdinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Most recent
Dundee Comets

The Scottish National League is an ice hockey league based in Scotland comprising nine teams.

The league sits below the Elite Ice Hockey League (EIHL) in the UK ice hockey structure alongside England's National Ice Hockey League (NIHL).

Following the demise of the British National League at the end of the 2004–05 season, the Fife Flyers and Dundee Stars transferred to the SNL, raising both the league's profile. Both teams have however since left the SNL and now compete in the highest tier of United Kingdom Ice Hockey, the Elite Ice Hockey League (EIHL).


2018–2019 SNL Teams[edit]

. Club Founded City Arena(s) Capacity
Scotland Aberdeen Lynx 2005 Aberdeen Linx Ice Arena 1,118
Scotland Dundee Comets 2008 Dundee Dundee Ice Arena 2,000
Scotland Dundee Tigers 1938 Dundee Dundee Ice Arena 2,000
Scotland Kilmarnock Thunder 2017 Kilmarnock Galleon Leisure Centre 400
Scotland Kirkcaldy Kestrels 1984 Kirkcaldy Fife Ice Arena 3,525
Scotland Murrayfield Racers 2018 Edinburgh Murrayfield Ice Rink 3,800
Scotland North Ayrshire Wild - Stevenston Auchenharvie Ice Rink 250
Scotland Paisley Pirates 1946 Glasgow Braehead Arena 4,000
Scotland Solway Stingrays 2017 Dumfries Dumfries Ice Bowl -

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