Supporters Club Latest News
Latest News From The GIHSC Committee
The Committee last met on Monday 13th January when the following matters were discussed and actioned.
Finance – Successful fundraising CB will allow for a cheque presentation for £7,000 to be made on 2nd February. The door stewards will be invited to present the cheque.
Social – A quiz night is booked for 27th January at Merrist Wood Golf Club. Payments had all been received and 10 teams were due to take part.
Lotteries – 50-50 draws are averaging around £400.
Sponsorship Grid – The sponsor grid has raised just over £2,000.
Away Travel – Coaches to Nottingham and Sheffield had been run with the Manchester trip on 1st February needing more support if it is to be viable.
Spectrum / Spectator Comfort – A couple of suggestions were identified to improve the match night operation by reducing instances where supporters were interfering with the view of others during play. These will be discussed with the Spectrum management team.
Flames / Hockey – As part of the EIHL pride weekend, several initiatives were discussed. Special shirts were being produced and will be sold off afterwards online and the socks from the game will also be sold off. Pride in Surrey will be present at the game.
Braylon Shymr has been added to the roster and looks a good signing.
A question had been raised regarding whether penalty shots counted towards player stats. It was confirmed that this is only the case if is the game winning goal.
Pick-A-Puck – The next pick a puck game will be 2nd February 2020.
Raffle – Former Flame Tom Duggan had asked for a charity short raffle in aid of Ronald McDonald House who had provided support to his family. It was agreed that this will take place on Feb 16th and GIHSC would organise ticket sellers.
If any supporters club member would like to volunteer for a role that will benefit the club or the team, they are welcome to contact the Chairman, Phil Boyle (GIHSC.Chairman@gmail.com).