About Berlin Blues
At first the team was called " Berliner Blues". The board of directors has decided to change the name of the team into " Berlin Blues" in april 2013.
In the first season, a hobby league of four Berlin teams was established. Blues took the win, without any defeats throughout the season. The core of the intercultural team consisted out of enthusiastic hockey players from Germany, Russia, and Latvia lead by the famous, former NHL-Player, player-coach Ilya Demidov. Coming to Berlin to become head coach of the Berliner Blues in 2011, he could look back on a massive hockey career. He tries to pass on his experience and knowledge to all players of Berliner Blues in an every-day training cycle. Not only due to this fact, one might not call Berliner Blues an exclusive hobby team. It is quite worth to remark, that the team is build on determinedly sportive principles. Every single member is about to develop his character, to gain sportive spirit, fairness and the willing to succeed.
The potential and ambition of the players set respectable objectives for the future. Especially by establishing a hockey school for children, participation in a professional league, acquiring new members and establishing a fully professional club for a top level play.