As part of ERC Ingolstadt trainingcamp from 8th-14th August 2016, a pre-season tournament in collaboration with the ERC was organised. For the first time the „Vinschgau Cup“ took place from 12th -14th August 2016. Three top class ice hockey teams could be named for the tournament. Next to the German champion of 2014, ERC Ingolstadt, the other teams were EHC Black Wings Linz from Austria and SCL Tigers Langnau from Switzerland. Winner of the tournament 2016 was ERC Ingolstadt. Brandon Buck was named best player of the tournament.

From 01.09. -03.09.2017 three renowned international clubs duelled in the course of the 2nd Vinschgau Cup: the ERC Ingolstadt (GER), the Black Wings Linz (AT) and the nine-time Swedish Champion Färjestad BK. Färjestadt BK was the winner of the Vinschgau Cup 2017 - the traditional Swedish club won two games.