Le Club

The Besançon Doubs Hockey Club (often abbreviated BDHC) is a French ice hockey club located in Besançon in the Doubs, playing on the one hand with a senior women's elite team in the French league, and on the other hand in the fourth level called the French Ice Hockey Championship Trophée Loisir under the VHC jersey (Vesontio Hockey Club).

The club for each of its categories is called Aiglons de Besançon. The season 2017/2018 the club proudly boasts a senior women's team led by Sophie Leclerc, trained in Besançon and selected a number of times in the French team. This last French Champion 2018 defends her title in 2018/2019.

Our minor categories trained since 2016 by Rafael Marquez, of Swiss origin and benefiting from his experience, progress in their respective fields and take part in international tournaments.

Presentation of the club

182 licensed for the 2017-2018 season.

Ice School from 3 years old.

Categories: U7, U9, U11, U13, U15, U17, Senior Feminine Elite.

A team registered in the league in each category.

A sport study (college) with 10 students.

Organization of a tournament U9 mid-December 2018 of a day and a tournament U13 end of April 2019 on 2 days.

The club was founded in September 2003, with 33 members. The teams participated in the French-speaking Switzerland championship until 2007, then in the French championship.

In 2005, the club passed the milestone of 200 licensees.

Several young people trained at the club are now playing at the highest level in France and internationally.

  • Nicolas LECLERC, 1994, LM AMIENS, International Junior
  • Julien GUILLAUME, 1996, LM BORDEAUX, International Junior
  • Guillaume LECLERC, 1996, LM GRENOBLE, NCAA 1st Div Umass Lowell, International Junior then Senior
  • Arthur MONTENOISE, 1996, LM NICE, D1 Montpellier, International Junior

    Sophie LECLERC, 1997, Male U20 Dijon, International Senior

    Lucie QUARTO, 2002, Besançon U13 and U15 Men, Neuilly Senior Women, International U15, U18 and Senior

    Léa VAUTRIN, 2002, Besançon U13 and U15, International U15.

The club participates in the supervision of schools.

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