In celebration of Canada 150, the Ottawa International Hockey Festival in partnership with Canada 150, Hockey Canada and the Ottawa Senators invite Peewee House League (Recreational) teams from across Canada to enter the Canada 150 Rink – “Hockey on the Hill” Contest for a chance to win a trip of a lifetime!
October 30th, 2017
For immediate release
Hockey New Brunswick Female Hockey Commission will be hosting the first Under 13 Winter Jamboree. The Jamboree will take place at the Superior Propane in Moncton on December 29th, 2017. The event is open to all female players born in 2005 and 2006, currently registered on a Hockey New Brunswick sanctioned team.
Attached you will find an electronic postcard that as a Member you can use to create awareness of the Updated Hockey Canada Concussion Policy and Resource Toolbox.
The updated concussion policy provides an overriding statement with respect to concussion prevention, concussion recognition and responsible return to play if a player suffers a concussion or is suspected of suffering a concussion, and defines the expectations with respect to responsible steps that should be taken in these areas.
October 17, 2017
66 PLAYERS CHOSEN TO REPRESENT CANADA AT 2017 WORLD UNDER-17 HOCKEY CHALLENGE
Puck drops Nov. 5 on the international showcase in Dawson Creek & Fort St. John
CALGARY, Alta. – Hockey Canada announced its 66-player roster selected to represent Canada at the World Under-17 Hockey Challenge, Nov. 5-11 in Dawson Creek and Fort St. John, B.C.
The 66 players will be divided into three teams representing Team Canada Black, Team Canada Red, and Team Canada White when they compete against the Czech Republic, Finland, Russia, Sweden, and the United States in their quest for a gold medal.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
DARTMOUTH, N.S. – The Team Atlantic Female Under-18 program announced today the final roster that will represent the region at the 2017 National Women’s Under-18 Championship in November.
Team Atlantic is made up of twenty players chosen from Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, and Prince Edward Island. The final selection took place at the 2017 Atlantic Challenge Cup in Moncton, N.B. earlier this month.
For Immediate Release
October 16, 2017
Edmundston, NB – Hockey New Brunswick recently announced that EDZA West will host the Bell Aliant Peewee AAA Atlantic Championship next spring. The Host Team for the event will be the Nord-Ouest Pionneers.
The event will be hosted at the new state of the art Centre Jean-Daigle in Edmundston from April 5th-8th, 2018.
Hockey New Brunswick Skills Development Camp Coming to Bathurst, Woodstock, Grand Falls, & Florenceville.
Hockey New Brunswick will be offering local minor hockey players an opportunity to take part in a Hockey New Brunswick Skills Development Camps being held in Bathurst (Nov 4), Woodstock (Nov 4), Grand Falls (Nov 5), & Florenceville (Nov 24).
The primary focus of the camp is centred around on-ice fundamental skills, with off-ice time scheduled for life skill enhancement in areas such as respect, fitness, and teamwork. Off-ice fitness sessions are included involving games with team work and proper stretching.
For Immediate Release
October 13, 2017
HOCKEY NEW BRUNSWICK ANNOUNCES MALE U16 STAFF
Hockey New Brunswick is pleased to announce the staff of the Male Under 16 program who will compete against 2 teams from Quebec, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, and Newfoundland & Labrador at the annual QMJHL Excellence Challenge in Boisbraind, QC from April 25-29, 2018.
October 11, 2017
HOCKEY CANADA SELECTS SAINT JOHN, QUISPAMSIS AS CO-HOSTS OF 2018 WORLD UNDER-17 HOCKEY CHALLENGE
New Brunswick to host event for first time since 1995
SAINT JOHN AND QUISPAMSIS, N.B. – The World Under-17 Hockey Challenge – an international showcase of some of the best young hockey talent in the world – returns to New Brunswick in the fall of 2018. Saint John and Quispamsis will co-host the tournament scheduled to run Nov. 3-10, 2018.
For Immediate Release
October 9, 2017
22nd Annual Atlantic Challenge Cup Wrap-Up
Moncton, NB - The 22nd Anniversary of the Atlantic Challenge Cup concluded this afternoon in Moncton, New Brunswick and it was another tremendous success. The event had everything that a hockey fan would want to see and all games were very well attended by parents, the general public and a large number of scouts who took in games over the four days.“This was another display of the talent which Atlantic Canada has to offer to the hockey world," stated Louis Gaudet, Host Committee Chairperson. "It was a great weekend of hockey for Atlantic Canada and it showed the type of talent that we have in our region. Our players keep raising the bar each year and it is a sign that there are a lot of great things happening in the four Atlantic hockey branches.”Listed below are the Gold, Silver, and Bronze medalists in each of the four divisions:
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Wednesday Oct 4th, 2017
PUCK SET TO DROP ON 22nd ANNUAL ATLANTIC CHALLENGE CUP
MONCTON, NB – 320 young hockey players from throughout Atlantic Canada will converge on Moncton’s Superior Propane Centre on Friday for the four day Atlantic Challenge Cup.
This is the 22nd Anniversary of the Atlantic Challenge Cup which is billed as Atlantic Canada’s High Performance Hockey Championship.