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Jordan Griffin Puts Pen To Paper

The Leeds Knights are thrilled to confirm that Jordan Griffin will be icing for us in the upcoming NIHL National campaign. Jordan spent the 19-20 season with the Sheffield Steeldogs where he put up 10 [...]


Leeds Knights are thrilled to confirm that Sam Zajac has put pen to paper to return as a player for the forthcoming NIHL Season. After commitments away from the sport led him to stepping down [...]

Joe Coulter Re-Signs For Leeds Knights

Leeds Knights are thrilled to be confirming that Joe Coulter will be icing back in Yorkshire for the 21/22 NIHL Campaign. Joe initially moved to Leeds after spending his entire hockey career in Dumfries with [...]

Leeds Knights Confirmed As New Name

The Leeds Ice Hockey Club are delighted to be announcing the name of the team will be the Leeds Knights. After taking over as owner, Steve Nell and felt it was an appropriate time to change the [...]

BREAKING NEWS: Whistle Appointed GM/Head Coach

Leeds Ice Hockey Club are delighted to confirm that, after a thorough recruitment process, Dave Whistle has been appointed the new General Manager/Head Coach of the organisation. The 55-year-old is no stranger to British Ice [...]

21/22 Signing: Lewis Baldwin

Following the return of Sam Gospel to the Leeds National Ice Hockey side, we are happy to confirm the second returning face for the new season. Lewis Baldwin will once again be back on the Leeds blue-line [...]

Gospel signs for 21/22 season!

LEEDS ICE HOCKEY CLUB ANNOUNCE FIRST PLAYER SIGNING: SAM GOSPEL Leeds IHC are delighted to announce the first signing for the 21/22 season. British Netminder Sam Gospel will return to Leeds Planet Ice after joining [...]

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Fresh Start & New Name for Leeds Ice Hockey Team

Thursday 29th April 2021 | 16:30 Last week Planet Ice announced that Leeds has a new team moving forward for the 2021/22 season. Obviously there has been several concerns echoed by ice hockey community regarding [...]

Chiefs Go Wild

The Leeds Chiefs would like to wish the YKK Widnes Wild good luck in the forthcoming NiHL North Cup. Guesting for the Wild will be Lewis Baldwin, Jordan Griffin and Joe Coulter, giving the players [...]


In light of the decision that our landlords Planet Ice have taken with regards to the 2020 / 21 season and league play not commencing before 1stJanuary 2021,  as club we support and respect their decision [...]

Learn To Play Ice Hockey

Learn to play Ice Hockey with our Hockey Excellence courses available to book online now at Planet Ice. Hockey Excellence involves all the basics of skating skills as well as puck and stick control, [...]

SIGNED: The Lucky Charn!

LEEDS CHIEFS are delighted to confirm that winger Liam Charnock is returning for a second season of NIHL National hockey with the organisation. The 25-year-old winger made a telling contribution both on and off the [...]

SIGNED: Griffin Checks In

LEEDS CHIEFS are delighted to add a sixth name to their roster for the 2020-21 NIHL National campaign by confirming the capture of defenceman Jordan Griffin. The Chiefs had to fight off interest from a [...]

SIGNING! ‘Iron Joe’ tags back in.

LEEDS CHIEFS are delighted to announce the return of forward Joe Coulter for the 2020-21 NIHL National season. Joe proved a big success in his first season south of the border having moved from his home town [...]

SIGNING: Baldwin Back For More.

Leeds Chiefs are happy to announce their latest signing for the 2020-2021 NIHL National campaign, and its a familiar face with the return of popular defenceman Lewis Baldwin. Despite being just 21 years of age, [...]

SIGNED: Brown, Come On Down!

LEEDS CHIEFS are delighted to announce their third roster signing for the 2020-21 NIHL National season with the addition of Kieran Brown. The 19-year-old Bradford-born forward moves to Elland Road having spent the past three [...]

SIGNING – Chiefs Secure Gospel!

LEEDS CHIEFS are delighted to announce the return of goaltender Sam Gospel for the 2020-21 NIHL National campaign. The 26-year-old was one of the Chiefs’ standout performers in their debut season and, despite interest from [...]

Confirmed Leeds Ice Rink Opening Date

Planet Ice can now announce that after much consultation with contractors the highly awaited Ice rink at Elland Road will open its doors at 4pm on January 31st 2020 for its first public skating session. [...]

Coach’s Corner – 23/11/19

Leeds Chiefs v Hull Pirates -  Saturday 23rd November. Final Score:  Leeds 4 - Hull 6. Coach Zajac: “Just the one game this weekend, and it was another game where we showed that for large [...]

Coach’s Corner 16-17.11.19

"A real up and down weekend for us in our home/away split with Sheffield Steeldogs. We had a fantastic first forty minutes over in Blackburn and put ourselves in a great position, but let it [...]

Hehir Announced in GB U20s 22-man Squad

18 year old Ethan Hehir this morning has been confirmed in Martin Grubb's 22 man Under 20s Great Britain Squad ahead of their World Championships in Vilnus, Lithuania in January 2020. Tyler Nixon also playing [...]

Signing News 05.11.19

After impressing Head Coach Sam Zajac over the last weekend, we're delighted to confirm we have signed Brodie Jesson for the remainder of the season.  Here is what he has to say about the young [...]

Coach’s Corner 02-03.11.19

Sam's reaction to the weekends games, Saturday in Telford and Sunday in Blackburn against Sheffield Steeldogs I liked our game in Telford, liked how we played we were maybe a little unfortunate with some of [...]

Coaches Corner Milton Keynes 27.10.19

Coach Sam Zajac reflects on Sunday Nights win in Milton Keynes and the teams first four point weekend Absolutely delighted to be returning home to Leeds with our first 4 point weekend in the books. [...]


Your LEEDS CHIEFS are delighted to announce that tickets for Novembers home games are now ON SALE! TICKET LINK:   The following fixtures are available to purchase now: Date: Sunday 3rd November 2019     [...]

Chiefs Win in Sheffield 25.10.19

LEEDS CHIEFS battled hard to secure their second win of the NIHL National season when they edged out Yorkshire rivals Sheffield Steeldogs 3-2 at Ice Sheffield on Friday night. The victory took the Chiefs level [...]

Leeds Chiefs Press Release 15th October 2019

Leeds Chiefs have to announce that their first four home games will have to be played out of alternative rinks.  The games affected are: 3rd November –  Chiefs v Sheffield Steeldogs @ Planet Ice Blackburn 10th November [...]

Charns is a Lucky Charm in Essex

On Saturday we were delighted to announce on Social Media that Forward Liam Charnock, the 24 year old joins us after 4 years with the Sheffield Steeldogs while he was studying for his degree at [...]

Coaches Corner Peterborough 06.10.19

"Another gritty, battling performance from the guys that unfortunately again came up just short. We were playing against a very well organised team tonight, and the rink is always a notoriously tough place to go, [...]

Coaches Corner Sheffield 15.09.19

“I'm immensely proud of every one of the guys, they gave 100%, did everything we asked of them, and left it all out on the ice against was a very talented and discipline Sheffield [...]

Shirt Launch

On Saturday 7th of September the Chiefs players were joined at The Liqourist in Leeds by Rich Williams for the first event in the Chiefs calendar, our first ever Shirt Launch. Rich kindly joined [...]