MEDIA ADVISORY - Scotiabank brings Canada's celebration of hockey to CFB Borden

CFB Borden hosts Old Timers game as part of Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada

CFB BORDEN, ON, Feb. 14, 2017 /CNW/ - Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada's cross-country celebration is coming to CFB Borden. Scotiabank, in conjunction with CFB Borden, will host a Community HockeyFest followed by the 31st Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) National Old-Timers Hockey Championships.  

The event in CFB Borden is part of the country-wide celebration for Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada, the biggest celebration of hockey and the official holiday of Canada's 5th Season – the hockey season. CFB Borden will be featured as a live remote during the 13-hour Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada broadcast on Sportsnet and CBC.


  Scotiabank and CFB Borden-hosted Community HockeyFest for children of the Canadian Forces and local Scotiabank-sponsored youth. The HockeyFest will feature on-ice instruction from Toronto Maple Leafs AlumniTM Rick Vaive and Gary Leeman

  31st Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) National Old-Timers Hockey Championships


NHL Alumni Rick Vaive and Gary Leeman

Canadian Armed Forces Personnel

Sportsnet Host Caroline Cameron


Saturday, February 18, 2017

 8:45 a.m. – 9:05 a.m.:Rick Vaive presentation

 9:05 a.m. – 9:40 a.m.: Kids off-ice session

  10:00 a.m. – 10:40 a.m.: Kids on-ice session

 11:00 a.m. – 11:20 a.m.: CAF National Old-Timers Hockey Championships opening ceremonies

  11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.: Rick Vaive autograph session


Andy Anderson Arena

T-126, 100 Ramillies Rd, Borden, ON L0M 1C0


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SOURCE Scotiabank

For further information: For media enquiries only: CFB Borden Onsite Contact: Amber King, Senior Manager, Regional Marketing, Toronto & Ontario, Scotiabank, (647) 501-4389,; Allison Watkin, Public, Corporate and Government Affairs, Scotiabank, (647) 926-7847,


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