Halmstad Hockey Club started 2005-11-18 but ice hockey has been played in Halmstad since 1961.
The Swedish name is Halmstad Hockeyförening, ”förening” meaning ”Club” in Swedish.
We have some 580 members today out of which 500 are active players or leaders.
Halmstad Hockey Club is commonly called ”Halmstad Hammers” or just ”Hammers” referring to the clubs name in the years 1998 – 2005. At this time we were playing in “hockeyallsvenskan” the second highest division in Swedish hockey.