The WALDECK Peterborough Phantoms can confirm that Czech Forward Ales Padelek will not be returning for the 2024/25 season.

Padi first joined the Phantoms in the 2015/16 season and has gone on to become one of the greatest players in Phantoms history! Playing over 400 games in a Phantoms jersey, the Czech forward has put up 508 points and recently became the Phantoms highest ever goal scorer with 250 goals across all competitions! He has made a huge impact on Peterborough hockey with not only being the all-time top goal scorer, but also the second highest point scorer and having the third highest all-time assists.

In his 8 seasons with the club, Padi has been no stranger to success, joining the team in becoming:

2018/19 South Playoff Champion

2018/19 Autumn Cup Champion

2018/19 South Cup Champion

2022/23 National Cup Champion

2023/24 National Playoff Champion

The Waldeck Peterborough Phantoms commented : "We would like to thank Padi for the huge contribution he has made to hockey in Peterborough over his time as a player. He has been an essential part of the teams' success over the years. We look forward to continue working with Padi and AiProducts and wish him every success with everything he goes on to do. Thank you for everything Padi, here's to the memories and legacy you have left behind."

Ales Padelek had the following to say: “It’s been an amazing 8 seasons as a Phantom. Thank you all for making my days here unforgettable. I will miss you all! Always your #93."

We would like to thank Padi for his service to Peterborough Hockey and wish him all the best in whatever may come next! Thank you for everything Padi!

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