The Dayshift Recruitment Bristol Pitbulls have kicked off their 2018-19 season with a first ever win in the Alexandra Palace, beating the Haringey Huskies 4-3.
At the annual Bristol Pitbulls season launch night, the team introduced their new players for the season, a new jersey and a new captain.
Ahead of this week’s season opener at Haringey, we caught up with recent signing David Manning about his journey to Bristol.
Bristol Pitbulls will go with two imports for the upcoming season after David Manning has agreed to join Janne Virtanen at the club.
John Dibble has agreed to return to the Bristol Pitbulls to give the team three strong options between the pipes this season.
Adam Coakley has agreed to join the Bristol Pitbulls from the Swindon NIHL2 Wildcats for the upcoming 2018-19 season.
The annual Meet the Players and Jersey Launch night will be held at Snuffy Jack’s Ale House on 7th September.
Nathan Chilcott has agreed to return to the Bristol Pitbulls after spending the last six seasons with the Swindon Wildcats.
Tom Asprey will return for another season with the Bristol Pitbulls after managing to juggle a new career in the ambulance service with the team.
Defenceman Jack Hayes has agreed to join the Bristol Pitbulls from Bracknell for the upcoming season.