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2014 Courage Canada Stakeholders Report

Read about all the great successes and growth Courage Canada and the sport of Blind Hockey itself saw over the 2013-14 season! Recommend on Facebook Tweet about it Tell a friend

June 26, 2014  /  Comments Off
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Courage Canada featured on CTV W5

Hockey Visionary Recently, Courage Canada President and Founder Mark DeMontis sat down with CTV’s Lloyd Robertson to discuss the obstacles he overcame in losing his sight, the sport of Blind Hockey, founding Courage Canada, and how it has grown into the organization it is today. See and share the story here. Recommend on Facebook Tweet about it Tell a friend

May 13, 2014  /  Comments Off
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Courage Canada thrilled to announce the 2014 National Youth Blind Hockey Camp

5-day summer hockey camp for students who are blind or partially sighted aged 12 – 18 Courage Canada Hockey for the Blind is proud to announce the founding of the Courage Canada National Youth Blind Hockey Camp, taking place from August 7 – 12 at the brand new Fortius Athlete Development Centre within the Burnaby Lake Sports Complex in Burnaby, BC. The camp will bring together approximately 15 Canadian boys […]

May 10, 2014  /  Comments Off
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2013-14 Courage Canada season the most successful yet!

The 2013 – 14 Courage Canada season has drawn to a close. The season saw both the organization and the sport of Blind Hockey grow tremendously. This year, we reached 350 boys and girls in 7 provinces and 1 territory over the course of 25 programs. We ran programs as far west as Vancouver Island, our first program in the Yukon up north,  as well as our first Newfoundland program […]

May 7, 2014  /  Comments Off
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Blind Hockey in Halifax

Courage Canada ran its final youth program of the season this week in Halifax, with a great turnout from students who are blind or partially sighted and media alike. 11 boys and girls took to the ice, led by Courage Canada President and Founder Mark DeMontis, to learn to skate and try the great game of Blind Hockey. “The toughest thing is hearing a kid that gets told that he […]

May 2, 2014  /  Comments Off