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Team West takes the gold!

Team West took the gold to close out the 2014 Courage Canada National Blind Hockey Tournament this afternoon after a hard fought battle against Team Pacific, winning by a score of  4 – 3. Team Ontario took the bronze medal in another close game against Team Quebec, edging them out 1 – 0.         Recommend on Facebook Tweet about it Tell a friend

March 23, 2014  /  Comments Off
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Courage Canada National Blind Hockey Tournament Day 2 Recap

It was another great day of competition at the Mattamy Athletic Centre at the Gardens, as 65 of Blind Hockey’s best battled it out in their quest for gold. The day saw 4 games of hard fought Blind Hockey, with Team Pacific beating Team Ontario by a score of 4 – 2, and Team West defeating Team Quebec 6 – 4 to round out the afternoon games. As  evening fell […]

March 23, 2014  /  Comments Off
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Courage Canada National Blind Hockey Tournament Day 1 Recap

The first day of the 2014 Courage Canada National Blind Hockey Tournament’s return to the Mattamy Athletic Centre at the Gardens was a day of close competition between  Team Pacific and Team West, followed by another tight game between Team Ontario and Team Quebec. Team Quebec edged out Team Ontario 5 – 4, while Team west beat Team Pacific 8 – 7.     Recommend on Facebook Tweet about it […]

March 22, 2014  /  Comments Off
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2014 Courage Canada National Blind Hockey Tournament roster announced

With less than one week until puck drop this Friday, March 21 in Toronto, the four team rosters have been announced for the 2014 Courage Canada National Blind Hockey Tournament. With 64 players from five provinces and one US state descending on the historic Mattamy Athletic Centre (formerly Maple Leaf Gardens) to compete in a round-robin tournament, it is only fitting to name the four teams after the regions where […]

March 16, 2014  /  Comments Off
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Courage Canada breaks new ice in the Yukon

Courage Canada recently ran its first youth learn to skate program in the Yukon, providing an opportunity for 16 blind or partially sighted participants from the Whitehorse area to try their hand and skating and playing Blind Hockey. Another milestone was reached in Whitehorse, as Courage Canada had its 500th unique participant in our youth learn to skate and try Blind Hockey program. In addition to our 500th participant, the […]

March 12, 2014  /  Comments Off