SOURCE: Scotiabank

Scotiabank

December 10, 2014 10:00 ET

Canadian Hockey Star to Coach Over 250 Female Minor Hockey Players at Scotiabank Girls HockeyFest in Winnipeg!

Meaghan Mikkelson to Coach at Scotiabank Girls HockeyFest Winnipeg

WINNIPEG, MB--(Marketwired - December 10, 2014) - Two-time Olympic gold medalist and Amazing Race Canada participant, Meaghan Mikkelson will coach over 250 female minor hockey players at Scotiabank Girls HockeyFest Winnipeg on Saturday, December 13, 2014

The girls will have an unforgettable day of skills training, fun and encouragement to inspire them to reach for their goals. The free event is comprised of on and off-ice hockey training, a community outreach component and a keynote address from Mikkelson. During the event, there will also be a special goalie clinic.

WHAT:
Scotiabank Girls HockeyFest Winnipeg

WHO:
Meaghan Mikkelson, two-time Olympic gold medalist and Amazing Race Canada Season Two participant, assisted by certified coaches and instructors from Hockey Manitoba

Over 250 minor girl hockey players (7 - 12 years old) 

WHEN: 
Saturday, December 13, 2014
8:30 a.m. to 5:50 p.m. - Girls will rotate between on and off-ice skills training, a community outreach component and a keynote address.
1:15 p.m. Meaghan Mikkelson keynote presentation  

WHERE:   
MTS Iceplex
3969 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg, MB  

WHY:
Scotiabank Girls HockeyFest offers young girls the opportunity to learn from, and interact with, great role models who will help them develop their on and off ice hockey skills, encourage them to reach for their dreams and celebrate the game of hockey.

Contact Information

  • Media Inquiries:
    Joanna Hatt
    Narrative PR
    416-557-5333
    joanna.hatt@narrative.ca

    On site contact
    Brandon Mazerall
    647-459-5755