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Courage USA brings the sport of Blind Ice Hockey to America

Courage USA brings the sport of Blind Ice Hockey to America New organization follows in the footsteps of highly successful Canadian charity; hosts first ever Blind Hockey summit and game in Newburgh, NY. (Newburgh, NY) The Blind Community is often associated with white canes, guide dogs, and dark glasses, but when 25 blind and visually impaired hockey players from ‎across New York, Vermont, and Montreal, Canada take to the ice […]

October 14, 2014  /  Comments Off
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Courage Canada Pub Night Fundraiser for BC Blind Hockey Nov. 8

Courage Canada Hockey for the Blind invites you to a pub night evening filled with fun, hockey, and great music in support of our learn to skate and Blind Hockey programs in the province of British Columbia. On Saturday, November 8th, join us at the Paddlewheeler Pub in New Westminster, BC and help us raise funds through ticket sales, raffles, silent auctions and more. Click on the image below for full details. Recommend […]

October 8, 2014  /  Comments Off
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New York Nightshades and Courage Canada to host USA Blind Ice Hockey Summit

America’s first Blind Ice Hockey team, the New York Nightshades, and Courage Canada Hockey for the Blind are teaming up to launch the fast-growing parasport of Blind Ice Hockey in America with the USA Blind Ice Hockey Summit taking place October 18th and 19th in Newburgh, NY. The event features the first ever game of the sport of Blind Ice Hockey on American soil, as well as an off-ice seminar explaining the […]

August 25, 2014  /  Comments Off
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2015 Courage Canada National Blind Hockey Tournament to take place Feb 13 – 15

MARK YOUR CALENDARS: 2015 Courage Canada National Blind Hockey Tournament presented by AMI Accessible Media Inc. Feb 13 – 15  The 2015 Courage Canada National Blind Hockey Tournament presented by AMI Accessible Media Inc. is returning for the 3rd straight year to Ryerson University’s Mattamy Athletic Centre at the Gardens in Toronto, Ontario.  The event takes place from February 13 – 15, 2015, and coincides with Hockey Day in Canada on Saturday, February 14. Since its inception […]

August 18, 2014  /  Comments Off
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Courage Canada National Youth Blind Hockey Camp: Day 6

What a game last night! Campers and the Vancouver Eclipse mixed up their team rosters to play alongside each other with Team Red squaring off against Team Yellow. After a hard fought 3 periods, Team Yellow emerged victorious by a score of 2 – 0. Day 6 saw campers learn about athlete nutrition and how to eat properly before a game, as well as strength and conditioning techniques. The afternoon […]

August 12, 2014  /  Comments Off