Fredericton, NB – July 28, 2017 – Two hundred and twenty male and female hockey players, in four divisions have been invited to participate in the Hockey New Brunswick Development Festival beginning July 30th. The camps will run over three weeks in Fredericton, on the University of New Brunswick campus.
On the male side, sixty-eight players will be attending the Under-14 camp, along with forty in the Under-15 division. Females will have forty in the Under-16 camp and thirty-two in Under-18.
From the players invited, players will be selected in the Male Under-14, Male Under-15, Female Under-16 and Female Under-18 divisions to compete against the other Atlantic branches at the Atlantic Challenge Cup, held in Moncton on Thanksgiving weekend.
Each of the summer camps will feature inter-squad games each evening, as well as daily practices, fitness testing, and presentations from guest speakers
Some notable alumni that have participated in the HNB High Performance Program, and went on to play for Team Canada include Sarah MacDonnell, Nathan Beaulieu, Sean Couturier, Jake Allen, Patrice Cormier, Philippe Myers and Luc Bourdon.
For further inquiries please contact:
Hockey New Brunswick