Girl Power Rules! Hockey Calgary and GHC look to boost the number of females playing the sport

HockeyXtra thought it would be fun to step into The Wayback Machine to revisit the first-ever "Try Girls Hockey" event in 2016. Since our story first ran, the GHC has seen a huge surge in the number of players ... More

Hockey Calgary Celebrates 40 years of Esso Minor Hockey Week

This year marks the 40th anniversary of one of the most popular tournaments in Minor Hockey. Esso Minor Hockey Week launches January 12th and runs for seven pulse-pounding days. For many teams, it's a chance to claim bragging rights to one of the most exciting competitions in hockey ... More

International Competition (From Croatia to Alberta)

The love of hockey is truly universal. It’s Canada’s national past-time, but other countries are just as passionate about the sport. We don’t often see teams from Croatia in international competition, but rest assured, this country of just over 4 million people has a strong and loyal fan base ... More

Making The Call – The Beginnings of a Referee

Hockey Calgary welcomes their newest referee - 13 year old Mason Rockley. We follow Mason's story as he learns the fundamentals through the Central Zone officiating clinics, and then goes on to call his first game ... More

Calgarians show overwhelming support for “Skate the Lake” – First annual CCBCF event

On January 24, 2016 the Feradi’s and CCBCF held Skate the Lake, a big community event that drew over 400 people to McKenzie Lake, including all of Jordan’s former teammates, plus the Calgary Hitmen of the Western Hockey League. More

EMHW Results via Hockey Calgary 1973 – 2016

Results of past and present Finalists in the Esso Minor Hockey Week tournament from 1973 to 2016 ... More

Esso Minor Hockey Week with Hockey Calgary – 2016

Kevin Kobelka, the Executive Director with Hockey Calgary, talks about this years Esso Minor Hockey Week and discusses some new initiatives for minor hockey in Calgary ... More

“Skate the Lake” with the CCBCF – Canadian Children’s Brain Cancer Foundation

The "Skate The Lake" event is inspired by Jordan Feradi, a courageous and determined young man whose life was taken at age eight ... More

Making of the HXS Puck

Watch for the HockeyXtra crew at a rink near you. We'll be handing out these custom HockeyXtra pucks to kids and families in your neighbourhood. Thank you so much to our sponsor coachingboards.com for making our custom pucks! Music by audionautix.com HockeyXtra 2015 More

Comrie’s Sports Equipment Bank

Each year, kids around the city are unable to play hockey or other sports due to a lack of funding or equipment, but an organization has changed that ... More