Rink Information

John Nike Leisuresport Complex,
John Nike Way, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 8TN

The Ice Rink seats approx 3000 people but due to the current numbers of attendees, we use only blocks 4, 5 & 6.

​Upstairs, spectators are above the plexi-glass, so please beware that the puck can enter the spectator’s area unles your sat in blocks 1 & 5 where a safety net has now been installed.
Around rink side downstairs, we have plexi-glass that surrounds the entire ice pad.

Rink Café

The onsite café offers both hot & cold food and beverages. Burgers, Hot Dogs, Curly Chips, Tea, Coffee, Bottled Drinks and more…
The café is located on the downstairs behind the team benches. 

Bees Knees Bar - Over 18's only

The onsite bar offers a fully stocked and licensed bar with drinks on tap and also in bottles. The bar is located upstairs behind block 6 with limited view of the ice pad.
Please note that drinks can be taken from the bar to the upstairs seating areas within the Ice Rink in plastic cups only but please note that alcoholic beverages are not permitted downstairs.

Car Park

At The Hive, we have plenty of FREE parking spaces available. We do ask that spectators DO NOT park on the main road or pavements surrounding the rink.

How to get to The Hive

By Car – Put in RG12 8TN into your SatNav and park in our FREE CAR PARK.
By Train – Both Bracknell & Wokingham Train Stations are within 10 minutes by Taxi.
By Bus – Reading Buses run a bus service between Bracknell Bus Station and Central Reading. Service X4 stops just outside The Hive. Click here for the current X4 timetable.

Due to the Smoking Ban set in 2007, the John Nike Leisuresport Complex is a non-smoking venue.