Don’t Miss the 2014 World Girls’ Ice Hockey Weekend!

IIHF-WorldGirlsWeekend2013The World Girls’ Ice Hockey Weekend taking place this Saturday and Sunday is a global opportunity for girls to try out hockey as a new sport. Women’s ice hockey is one of the fastest growing sports in the world thanks to events like this one and similar programs that are being run in many countries. If you want girls in your area to join in the fun, this is a great and easy way to do so! We are fortunate to have 8 rinks and/or clubs participating in Illinois.

What is the World Girls’ Ice Hockey Weekend?

It is an opportunity for girls of all ages to try ice hockey. We are looking for hosts all around the world to bring girls from their community together on the ice so they can:

  • be introduced to basic skills in hockey in a positive, fun and safe environment.
  • learn about opportunities in ice hockey in their community.
  • learn about fair play, sportsmanship, and teamwork.
  • meet new friends and have a chance to fall in love with a new sport.

 ILLINOIS LOCATIONS

Association Name Address City Date Contact Name Phone Number
Falcons Centennial Ice Arena 3100 Trailway St Highland Park Sat., Oct. 11th Anne Dronen (612) 669-5517
Jaguars 3000 West Jefferson Joliet Sat., Oct. 11th Jennifer Nuyttens (815) 955-6743
Admirals 1N450 Highland Avenue Glen Ellyn Sun., Oct. 12th Susan Gawley (630) 681-0429
Yellow Jackets 320 E. Prairie St. Crystal Lake Sun., Oct. 12th Patrick Rainey (815) 955-7470
Fox Valley Ice Arena 1996 S Kirk Rd. Geneva Sun., Oct. 12th Chris Davis (312) 623-1864
Franklin Park Panthers 9711 Waveland Ave. Franklin Park Sun., Oct. 12th Sara Bolan (847) 671-4268
Rink Side 6152 W Grand Ave Gurnee Sun., Oct. 12th Rheanna Walsh (847) 962-4546
St. Jude Knights Southwest Ice Arena, 5505 127th Street Crestwood Sun., Oct. 12th Matt Garrett (708) 207-5048


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