22 Results for tag: minor hockey

Wear It For Wishes – Sephaia’s Story

It's a season they'll never forget. Twelve Bantam AA teams took part in a unique "Wear It For Wishes" campaign to help send a Children's Wish child on the trip of a lifetime ... More

Grow the Game with Girls Hockey Calgary

Girls hockey is exploding in Calgary! In the past four years, Girls Hockey Calgary has seen a 37% increase in its number of registered players, making it the fastest-growing minor hockey association in the city ... More

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

Why Play Rec Hockey?

Since 2002, Rec Hockey has become a popular alternative for hundreds of boys and girls, who love to play the sport, but want time set aside for other sports, hobbies, part-time jobs and activities. For many, it's the perfect choice ... 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

‘Beat The Clock’

We love being a hockey parent. We enjoy volunteering! However, is there anything more intimidating than operating the clock? Are there ways to get out of it? Moms and dads share their experiences with how they deal with running “The Clock”! See PRO Tips & Tricks for running the score clock here ... More

HockeyXtra Show Features First Year Minor Hockey Referee

The HockeyXtra Show in conjunction with the Central Zone Referees’ Committee (CZRC) have recently completed a video story of a young first year referee. The purpose of this story is to create awareness and insight into the CZRC’s Referee Mentorship Program ... More

Achieving Success for Midget AAA – Calgary Buffalo Hockey Association

It's an organization that not only fosters great hockey skills, but also moulds individuals who realize the importance of teamwork, education and community spirit ... More

Welcome to Life of a Hockey Parent

We've all been there. The early morning practices, the out-of-town tournaments, and that hockey bag that leaves a lingering odour in the minivan. So why do we do it? For the smiles on the kids' faces when they're on the ice - that's why. In this special series titled "Life of a Hockey Parent," our beleaguered host Matt ... 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