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New minor hockey league 'AMP' looks to shake things up on the ice in Calgary

No matter how many times a week or how far they travel, minor hockey is a just way of life for many Calgary families.

Now, there’s a new indoor league in town that offers a different approach to the game for young players. 637 more words


Save Youth Hockey at the Lower Chester Rinks

Every now and then, my work life and my hockey life collide. This is one of those times, as I learned this afternoon that there is at least some threat that the Congdon youth hockey program will lose the use of the Lower Chester rinks. 561 more words

Groin Injuries in Athletes

Groin injuries occur quite often in sports, and can make a challenging case to treat. Often the symptoms of pain are vague and complicated by multilayered biomechanical deficits. 594 more words

Lower Extremity Hockey Injuries in Youth Players

It is no doubt that hockey is one of North Americas greatest sports, enjoyed by millions and played by thousands of youths. Despite the growth and popularity of the sport, there is a great deal of injuries that occur. 1,084 more words


Shoulder Complex Injuries in Hockey

Shoulder complex injuries are a burden in hockey, costing the athlete many missed games and practices. It accounts for about 18% of hockey injuries, with more than 3/4 of injuries resulting from player-player contact, and the growing number of occurrences occurring at among youth populations (Emery, 2016). 477 more words

Youth Hockey: Learn to Skate

The youth Learn to Skate and Play program at the Mt. Pleasant I.C.E. Arena let’s children from 2-10 years old to try a sport that they might not get to try normally. 50 more words


Lace em' Up

On October 25th my partner Cirsten Main and I had the opportunity to interview two women who help coach the Learn to Skate and Play program put on by the youth association at the Ice arena here in Mt. 120 more words