The 2015 World Junior Ice Hockey Championship gets under way today. Here’s the rundown on which referees and linesmen will be working the tournament.

Referees

Baluska, Vladimir  (SVK)

Bruggemann, Lars  (GER)

Gofman, Roman  (RUS)

Jerabek, Antonin  (CZE)

Kaukokari, Mikko  (FIN)

Miller, Geoffrey  (USA)

Ohlund, Linus  (SWE)

Olenin, Konstantin  (RUS)

Patafie, Steve  (USA)

St-Jacques, Pascal  (CAN)

Vinnerborg, Marcus  (SWE)

Wehrli, Tobias (SUI)

Linesmen

Browne, Jordan (CAN)

Dehaen, Pierre (FRA)

Lazarev, Gleb (RUS)

Lhotsky, Miroslav (CZE)

Malmqvist, Andreas (SWE)

Mills, Bevan (CAN)

Pesonen, Jani (FIN)

Ponomarjow, Nikolaj (GER)

Ritter, Judson (USA)

Wust, Simon (SUI)

 

 

Click here for a great pre-tournament interview with US linesman Judson Ritter from Z Hockey.