Finland Lions Cup - Boys Tour

Finland Lions Cup

July 29 - August 8th, 2022

Helsinki, Finland

The RMHS Selects will be travelling to Helsinki, Finland to participate in a 5-day European Training Camp, featuring 2.5 hours on-ice per day with European Professional coaches, followed by the 3-day Finland Lions Cup, featuring top teams from Sweden, Finland, Russia, Canada and more.

European Development Camp -  July 30 - August 4th, 2022:

The EDC is a 4-day elite, European-style development camp from July 30 - August 4th that will take place in the Vierumaki Olympic Training Center (home of the Finish Olympic Hockey Team). The team will participate in two (2), 75-minute on-ice sessions each day along with a 90-minute off-ice dryland training session. All on-ice training sessions will be run by the RMHS Selects Coaching staff along with special European professional coach guests.

Finland Lions Cup - August 5-7, 2022:

Run by the Espoo Blues Hockey Club, the Finland Lions Cup will take place in rinks in and around the Helsinki City Centre and will feature teams from Finland, Sweden, Russia, Canada and more. Beginning on Friday, August 5 with the Opening Ceremonies, the tournament will feature 4 round-robin stye games on Friday and Saturday, commencing with a 2-game playoff and Awards Ceremony on Sunday, August 7. The tournament website can be found here:

Boys Tour PDF

Click Here to download the Official 2022 Finland Lions Cup Boys Info Packet 


Age Groups:

Boys Tour - 

The RMHS Selects will be taking two teams of 12 FW, 8 D, and 2 Goaltenders max, comprised of birth years 2004-2007. ALL players must have competed at the AA, AAA or level, or received a personal invite from our staff during the 2021-22 season.

Team #1 - 2007-2008
Team #2 - 2005-2006

Tour Directors/Coaching Staff:

Tour Director - Bryan Smith

Boys Teams - 
Team #1 - 2007-2008

Head Coach - Graham Johnson
Assistant  Coach- TBA

Team #2 - 2005-2006
Head Coach - Drew Adkins 
Assistant Coach - TBA


All players and family members will stay on campus at the Vierumaki Olympic Training Center during the European Training Camp before transferring to the Scandic Grand Marina Helsinki in historic Helsinki City Centre for the Finland Lions Cup. All players will be housed together in team rooms at both locations and each player must have at least one parent/family member accompany them on this trip. 


See attached program PDF for all details and sightseeing events. 

Selection Process

All interested players must submit the online RMHS Selects Tour Application Form available by clicking the link below! Upon receipt of the completed application form, the RMHS staff will send you a confirmation email 48-72 hours, the RMHS staff will contact each players’ coach for an in-depth player recommendation and evaluation! 


2022 Finland Lions Cup Tour Itinerary

Please download the Official 2022 Finland Lions Cup Info Packet above to review the complete tour itinerary!

Tour Fees*:

Players:                                                    $2595

Family Member (single occupancy):        $2395

Family Member (double occupancy):       $2095

Family Member (triple occupancy):         $1895

Current Travel Requirements - 

The RMHS staff will be updating the link below bi-weekly. Please know what the restrictions and requirements are before fully committing to the trip! 

COVID Travel Information

Fundraising Page:

We have once again set up a fundraising page for any and all players that want to try and raise money to help cover the cost of their tour. For more information Bryan Smith.


This ALL-INCLUSIVE package includes transportation to and from the airport, all outlined training camp sessions and tournament games, all in-country transportation, accommodations, certain daily meals as outlined in the Official Info Packet, tournament entry fees, stated off day tours, transfer fees, and RMHS Selects custom team jersey, practice jersey, socks, hat, shirt, and hoodie/jacket. Players, parents and family members travelling with the team are responsible for their own flights to and from Finland and must meet the Team Bus at the Helsinki Vantaa Airport on July 30, 2022. Please schedule a return flight anytime after 12 noon on August 8th, 2022. It is highly advised to not purchase any flights until instructed to do so from the RMHS Select Staff. Flights are NOT included.


Each player must have one parent/family member accompany them on this tour. The family member package includes transportation to and from the airport, all in-country transportation, stated off day tours, accommodations, certain daily meals as outlined in the Official Info Packet above, and transfer fees. Flights are NOT included.