1960â€“61 Czechoslovak Extraliga season
The season 1960/61, the first league was the 18th regular hosting of the highest Hockey Class of Czechoslovakia. With 45 points after the final round Rudá Hvězda Brno prevailed. For the team it was their sixth in total Czechoslovak championship.
As in the preseason attended twelve teams at the game operation of the first league that challenged the main round in a common group. After completion of the outgoing and return the total number of matches per team was 22 games. Then played the first six teams from the master, and the remaining six teams played for the league. Champion was the winner of the final round. The two last-place teams in the relegation round up directly from the 2nd league. Both final and relegation round took place in return game so that each team again played ten games. The points from the main round were taken in both groups.
Best scorer of the league were together Václav Pantůček of Master Rudá hvězda Brno and Jozef Golonka Slovan UNV Bratislava, which both achieved 35 goals in the 32 games of their teams.
Champion team of Rudá Hvězda Brno
1st League qualifier
The two winners of their respective 2nd League Group Dukla Litoměřice and VŽKG Ostrava were promoted to the first league to the next season.