The Canadian Multicultural Hockey Inc.

The Canadian Multicultural Hockey Inc.
Canadian Ethnic Media Association

Canadian Ethnic Media Association
OMNI Television

OMNI Television

December 27, 2006 10:24 ET

Media Alert: Coffee Time 241 Pizza Canadian Multicultural Hockey Championships 'CMHC' 2006-Highlights

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Dec. 27, 2006) - The Canadian Multicultural Hockey (CMHL) Inc. is proud to officially declare open its 2nd annual Coffee Time 241 Pizza Canadian Multicultural Hockey Championships at 11:05 a.m. today.



WHERE: Men's Games: Scarborough Arena Gardens and Ted Reeve Arena,
Dec. 27-30 and the Women's Games: Scarborough Centennial and
Scarborough Village, Dec. 29-30.

WHEN: Wednesday to Saturday, Dec. 27-30, 2006

FOCUS: This year's highlights of the Coffee Time 241 Pizza CMHC
include:
- Three new awards: "The Dalton McGuinty Award" for
leadership, perseverance, sportsmanship and dedication
to hockey through inter-community relations--the hon.
Mike Colle, Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration to
make the presentation. "The John Tory Award" to the MVP,
women's division and "The Howard Hampton Award" to the
MVP, men's division--the hon. Howard Hampton, Leader of
the New Democratic Party will be present.
- An increased roster from 16 teams in 2005 to 20 will be
vying for the Canadian Cup, Gold, Silver and Bronze
medals.
- The 2005 champions of the Canadian Cup will have a $5000
donation made to their favorite charity.
- A new women's division of six teams will compete for
Gold, Silver and Bronze medals--Gold Medallist Vicky
Sunohara from the Canadian National Team will play for
the Japanese Typhoon women's team vs. the Mayhem Lady
Dragons (Chinese)--Friday, Dec. 29 at 19:00, Scarborough
Centennial Arena.
- An increase of total games from 37 in '05 to 64, several
of which will feature ceremonial puck drops with local
celebrities.


Contact Information

  • Media Contact:
    Northcott Communications Inc.
    Clara Northcott
    (905) 274-1620
    Email: claranorth@aol.com
    or
    For full details on the Coffee Time 241 Pizza CMHC,
    including game schedule and arena locations,
    please visit www.cmhl.ca