This year’s 2015 Timbits Hockey Jamboree is taking place Saturday, March 7th at the MTS Iceplex. Registration is open until January 26th so make sure you register your team before that date! Click here to register.
Tim Hortons is also pleased to partner to partner once again with the Winnipeg Jets for their Timbits Hockey/Ringette on ice promotion for 16 home games. This promotion provides Timbits Hockey and Ringette players (aged 4-6) the opportunity of a lifetime to experience playing hockey in front of an NHL crowd at the MTS Centre. Twelve Timbits hockey teams and four ringette teams will be randomly selected to play during the intermission of a 2014/2015 Winnipeg Jets home game. Winnipeg Tim Hortons restaurant owners are proud to support close to 2,000 boys and girls playing Timbits Hockey and Ringette. To enter into the Timbits Hockey/Ringette promotion click here to enter your team and for further details visit www.winnipegjets.com/timbits. Please note only one registration is required per team. Only teams selected will be contacted.
If you have any questions please contact Vanessa Marmelic, Regional Marketing Coordinator at Tim Hortons at Vanessa@timhortons.com
FEATURE GAMES ANNOUNCED FOR 100TH ANNIVERSARY OUTDOOR SERIES
WINNIPEG, MB- Hockey Manitoba is pleased to announce first five feature games of the 100th Anniversary Outdoor Series presented by Scotiabank. Hockey Manitoba will host five games held December 17, 18, and 20 with local elite teams in commemoration of the 100th Anniversary and to highlight the upcoming province-wide Outdoor Series taking place onFebruary 15, 2015. The feature games will all be held at Red River Community Centre located at 299 Murray Avenue in Winnipeg.
100th Anniversary Outdoor Series – Feature Game Schedule:
Dec 17 – 6:00 PM Female Midget AAA/Prep – Winnipeg Avros vs Balmoral Hall Blazers
Dec 17 – 8:00 PM Female Prep – Shaftsbury Titans vs St. Mary’s Flames
Dec 18 – 6:00 PM Bantam 1 AAA – Winnipeg Hawks vs Winnipeg Sharks
Dec 18 – 8:00 PM Bantam 1 AAA – Winnipeg Warriors vs Winnipeg Monarchs
Dec 20 – 2:00 PM MMJHL* – Seven Oaks Raider vs River East Royal Knights *Regular season league game
Teams in the feature games will compete outdoors wearing CCM 100th Anniversary commemorative jerseys provided by Hockey Manitoba. Each game score will also be tallied into the Outdoor Series Black vs Gold game, with scores from all Outdoor Series feature games and province-wide games on February 15th being collectively totalled to determine if Team Black or Team Gold will win the 100th Anniversary Outdoor Series presented by Scotiabank.
Host or teams still looking to participate 100th Anniversary Outdoor Series on February 15, 2015 have until December 14 to register. Hockey Manitoba will coordinate a major social media campaign with hosts and teams throughout the day to ensure the world knows about the historic celebration taking place in the province. Hosts will arrange various special events around the Outdoor Series to add to the excitement and enjoyment for coaches, players, parents, and local fans of the game. Hosts will be provided fundraising opportunities through sales of special edition 100th Anniversary apparel such as commemorative jerseys, tuques, cardigans, and t-shirts. Hosts may also celebrate local celebrities and hockey volunteers, along with social gatherings, music, and fun prize draws. For further information about the 100th Anniversary Outdoor Series presented by Scotiabank, including online registration forms for hosts and teams, please visitwww.hockeymanitoba.ca/100.
Hockey Manitoba recognizes Scotiabank as Premier Partner of the 100th Anniversary. Hockey Manitoba also recognizes key partners of the Hockey Manitoba 100th Anniversary; TSN 1290, Winnipeg Free Press, Esdale Printing, Manitoba Chamber of Commerce, Manitoba Pork Council, MTS, Hockey Canada, Sport Manitoba, Manitoba Hockey Hall of Fame, Winnipeg Jets Hockey Club and Winnipeg Jets True North Foundation. Visit www.hockeymanitoba.ca for current news, information & events or connect with Hockey Manitoba on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube.
Researchers in the Faculty of Kinesiology and Physical Education at the University of Toronto are conducting a research study to examine youth hockey in Ontario and across Canada. Online surveys with athletes, parents, coaches, referees, and administrators will be used to study positive and negative experiences in youth hockey. This study will also examine the impact of the Respect in Sport Parent Program within youth hockey leagues. People who visit the survey will be entered in a draw to win a $50 gift card from Sport Chek or Hockey Life. The survey is available at:https://www.research.net/s/HockeyStudy
As some of you may have noticed the Hockey Winnipeg website was hacked at 6:00pm on Saturday November 22, 2014. The person who hacked the site found a vulnerability in the security and made modifications to the Home Page.
Hockey Winnipeg apologizes for this and have been in touch with the hosting provider to increase the security. Hockey Winnipeg would also like to advise that the website is for General Hockey News and no personal information is stored.
Looking to buy or sell ice? Hockey Winnipeg has set up a classifieds page for people to buy and sell ice. If you are interested in posting ice please an email the webmaster and the password will be sent to you.
To view the ice for sale please click here to visit the classifies page.