News and Announcements

Hockey King Sports in Vancouver has just started a massive holiday sale and they wanted to make sure that that our group on the island was aware. Below is a link to to their website which has all the items on sale.

All of their Brabo sticks are 30% off with select models even as hight as 50% off. They also have Grays and HK products.

If you have any questions please call the store at 604-678-6117 or call Nick Sandhu directly at 604-816-8009.

https://www.hockeykingsports.com

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Have you heard of field hockey? Have you ever wanted to try it? Well now you can and FOR FREE!!

Victoria Junior Field Hockey League is hosting our annual Come Try the Game Free session at Uvic water turf (right beside CARSA) on Sunday, November 25th, 2018 from 3:30 – 4:30pm. If your child is between the age of 5-18, and would like to try a new sport for FREE we look forward to seeing you. Please feel free to bring a friend as well.

Please bring shin pads and mouth guards if you have them. Sticks, balls, coaching and fun will be provided. Sign up at the link below.

http://www.victoriajuniorfieldhockey.ca/forms/19183-COME-TRY-IT-FREE-DAY-SUNDAY-NOVEMBER-25th-2018

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This weekend, Oct. 5-7, will be action-packed for field hockey!

BRIDGMAN CUP

The Annual Bridgman Cup high school girls tournament will be on all day from Friday to Sunday. Local teams Oak Bay, GNS, Mount Douglas, Cowichan Secondary and SMUS will all be participating in the 16-team tournament. Friday games run from 10am-6pm, Saturday games are 8am-5pm and Sunday games start at 8am and end with the final at 2:00 pm.

A full Bridgman Cup schedule is attached to this notice.

LEGENDS CUP

In addition, the Vikes women’s field hockey team are hosting the Legends Cup match up against the UBC Thunderbirds. The Vikes and T-Birds will clash on both Saturday, Oct. 6 and Sunday, Oct. 7 at 11:00 a.m. The Vikes and T-Birds are participating in a school rivalry series across several sports and at the end of the year a new trophy, the Legends Cup, will be presented to the winning school The series will run annually. For more information and a full schedule visit govikesgo.com/legendscup

Tickets for the Vikes games are available online at govikesgo.com/tickers or in person at the CARSA Membership Services Counter.

VENDORS IN VICTORIA

With the Bridgman Cup happening there will be lots of vendors on site on Friday, Saturday and some of Sunday. Be sure to come to UVic to shop this once-a-year opportunity to buy from vendors:
- Field Hockey Shack
- Hockey King Sports (AK Pro)

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Field Hockey Canada is in need of our help to host a number of U21 and U18 kids for a Junior National camp at UVic from August 18-24.

We are looking for families to billet athletes for 6 nights. There will be a small contribution of $20 per kid per day to go to the families. Athletes will spend the majority of their day at UVic (8am-6pm) and might need a ride or if you live close to UVic you can lend them a bike or they can walk or bus – however you can help them!

PLEASE REPLY ALL BY SATURDAY, JUL 28 AT NOON to:
Diane Gillis (dcgillis3@gmail.com)
and Krista Thompson (krista23@telus.net)

Include in your response:
- How many kids you can take
- What area of town you live (or your address)

WE must come together to show how powerful our community is to hosting the development of our sport!

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The Tigers Field Hockey Club are proud to host the 2018 Summer Field Hockey Camp.

Dates: July 10-August 14, 2018
Who: Boys and Girls ages 4-16
Cost: $50 per kid, includes t-shirt

Camp includes: Field Hockey Skills Development, Coordination Games and Activities, Lots of Fun

Registration: victoriatigers.com/kids-camp-2018
or e-mail tigersfieldhockey@gmail.com

For more information see the attached document below.