Sherbrook SBK Sport Corp.

Sherbrook SBK Sport Corp.

March 03, 2011 08:49 ET

Sherbrook SBK Sport Partners With Chicago Blackhawks Goalie Coach

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - March 3, 2011) - Sherbrook SBK Sport Corp (TSX VENTURE:SBK) announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Stephane Waite, the current Chicago Blackhawks Goalie coach.

According to the agreement, SBK will be the official equipment supplier to 6 elite hockey schools namely in Germany, Czech Republic, 2 in the USA and 2 in Canada. Stephane and his brother Jimmy Waite have been instrumental in the development of the goalie equipment manufactured by SBK. Jimmy Waite was the number 1 round draft pick of the Chicago Blackhawks in 1987.

According to the company, SBK Germany, which is based in Fussen, currently deals directly with over 8 professional teams through SBK Germany's President, Omar Rona. Some of the teams in the Bundesliga and the Oberliga include the SERC Wild Wings, the Ravensburg Tower Stars and Adendorf EC to name a few.

"Working with such professionals not only provides us with the feedback necessary to continuously improve our products but it also provides the market acceptance of our equipment." said Guy Lafleur, Director of Sherbrook SBK Sport Corp. "Stephane's hockey schools are sought after by many aspiring elite players and we are very honored to be his official supplier" further added Mr. Lafleur.

About Sherbrook SBK Sport Corp.

Sherbrook SBK Sport Corp. is a Canadian publicly traded company specializing in the design, manufacturing and distribution of sporting goods and apparels. The company's current main focus is on the design, manufacturing and distribution of Hockey equipment including a variety of sticks, skates and protective gear for both players and goalie. 

About Guy Lafleur

Guy Lafleur is a former NHL player who is widely regarded as one of the most naturally gifted and popular player to ever have played the game of hockey. The man nicknamed "the Flower" or its French nickname "Le Demon Blond" played 17 seasons in the NHL and won 5 Stanley cup championships, a member of the hockey hall of fame, the Flower has played 1,127 games in the NHL and has a total of 1,353 points in regular seasons and 134 playoff points. Mr. Lafleur has won several awards including 3 Art Ross, 3 Lester B Pearson, 2 Hart Memorial and 1 Conn Smyth Trophy. Mr. Lafleur is an engaged and accomplish businessman and helicopter pilot. Mr. Lafleur owns and operates a very successful restaurant in the Montreal region named the "bleu blanc rouge"


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