Cassie Campbell-Pascall and Sami Jo Small coach at ninth annual Scotiabank Girls HockeyFest, Ottawa
OTTAWA, March 21, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadian women's hockey champions Cassie Campbell-Pascall and Sami Jo Small are teaming up to coach over 200 female minor hockey players at Scotiabank Girls HockeyFest, Ottawa. The event takes place at Scotiabank Place and provides a unique blend of skills training, fun and encouragement to inspire girls to reach for their goals on and off the ice.
The girls will have a fun and inspiring day of on and off-ice skills training, a tour of Scotiabank Place, and a keynote address from the former Olympians on how hard work and dedication helped them reach their goals.
|WHAT:||Scotiabank Girls HockeyFest, Ottawa|
|WHO:|| Cassie Campbell-Pascall, two-time Olympic team captain and gold
medalist and former captain of the Canadian National Women's Hockey
| Sami Jo Small, two-time Olympic gold medalist and co-founder of the
Canadian Women's Hockey League
|Steffanie Eckford, Manager of the Scotiabank Kanata branch|
| Players from Carleton University and the University of Ottawa women's
| Over 200 minor girls hockey players from novice, atom, peewee and
bantam levels (ages 7 - 12 years)
|WHEN:|| Sunday, March 24, 2013
11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. - Girls will rotate between on-ice skills training, off-ice skills training,
a tour of Scotiabank Place and a keynote address.
2:30 p.m. - Cassie Campbell-Pascall & Sami Jo Small keynote
|1000 Palladium Drive, Ottawa ON|
|** Media to enter through Gate 3|
|WHY:|| Scotiabank Girls HockeyFest offers young girls the opportunity to learn
from, and interact with, great role models, who will help the girls develop
their on-ice game skills, encourage them to reach for their dreams and
SOURCE: Scotiabank - Sponsorships & Donations
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