The 2013 IIHF Continental Cup will again use its group format to find the best club side in Europe. There are 4 stages with teams added at each stage and only the winners progressing to the 4 team Super Final in January.
1st Round Group A
Vákár Lajos Ice Hall – Miercurea Ciuc, Romania
2nd Round Group B
2nd Round Group C
Vaasa Arena – Vassa, Finland
3rd Round Group D
Palaonda/Eiswelle – Bolzano, Italy
3rd Round Group E
Siddishallen – Stavanger, Norway
Super Final Group F
Druzhba Ice Palace – Donetsk, Ukraine
1st Round – 28th – 30th September
2nd Round – 19th – 21st October
3rd Round – 23rd – 25th November
Super Final – 11th – 13th January
See the host club for details.
Each team in the group will play the other sides once with the winner of the group progressing to next round.
Group A- CH Jaca (Spain), HSC Csikszereda (Romania), Vitez Belgrade (Serbia), Baskent Yildizlari Ankara (Turkey)
Group C – Vassa Sport (Finland) Miskolc Polar Bears (Hungary) Liepajas Metalurgs (Latvia) Beibarys Atyrau (Kazakhstan)
Group D – Bolzano Foxes (Italy), Herning Blue Fox (Denmark), Toros Neftekamsk (Russia), Winner Group B.
Group E – Metallurg Zhlobin (Belarus), Stavanger Oilers (Norway), KH Sanok (Poland), Winner Group C
Group F – Rouen Dragons (France), Donbass Donetsk (Ukraine), Winner Group D, Winner Group E