Hockey Canada Foundation
Hockey season has come early for 37 young players in Richmond, B.C. The Hockey Canada Foundation’s Dreams Come True program visited the Lower Mainland on Aug. 23, bringing brand-new equipment and registration fees.
As a coach, Tom Renney helped Canada win four medals on the international stage. Now as Hockey Canada’s new president and CEO, he’ll be involved in every aspect of the game, and the chance to reconnect with Canadians at the grassroots level has him excited.
From the Florida Panthers to a gold medal for the ages at the Olympic Winter Games and bronze at the IIHF Ice Hockey U18 World Championship, the 2013-14 season was an unforgettable one behind the bench for Kevin Dineen.
Olympic gold medallists and world champions were joined by the three Order of Hockey in Canada recipients as the Hockey Canada Foundation recognized the best in Canadian hockey at the annual Celebrity Classic gala and golf tournament.
A trio of Canadians have earned hockey’s highest honour. Rob Blake, the late Pat Burns and Bill McCreary are part of the Hockey Hall of Fame’s 2014 induction class, announced Monday afternoon.
Four months after winning Olympic gold in Sochi, Natalie Spooner and Meaghan Mikkelson will trade in their skates and sticks for sneakers and backpacks as competitors on The Amazing Race Canada.
The 2002 Olympic gold medallist, seven-time world champion and Hockey Hall of Famer will be the second women's hockey player enshrined in Canada's Sports Hall of Fame, joining Cassie Campbell-Pascall.
Legendary coach Clare Drake, five-time world champion France St-Louis and Olympic gold medallist Steve Yzerman have been announced as Distinguished Honourees to the Order of Hockey in Canada for 2014.
He's been there for 43 gold medals, and created development programs that are the envy of the hockey world. As Bob Nicholson prepares to step away from Hockey Canada, what are his favourite memories?
A 2002 Olympic gold medallist, two-time world champion and seven-time captain, Ryan Smyth played 90 Team Canada games over 13 appearances, from the 1995 World Juniors to the 2012 Spengler Cup.
Olympic gold medallist Steve Yzerman and long-time Hockey Canada president Murray Costello will become the 26th and 27th Canadians enshrined when the induction ceremony is held this May in Minsk.
Saturday, Feb. 8 marked 66 years since the RCAF Flyers won an Olympic gold medal for Canada in St. Moritz, Switzerland. But for one member of that team, Sgt. Andy Gilpin, hockey remains a part of everyday life, even at 93 years old.
With Canada's National Women's Team in St. Pölten, Austria, to finish its Olympic preparations, it's a chance for OHA Europe assistant coach John Miner to relive a few of his Team Canada memories.
Two of the most recognizable names in Canadian hockey - Hockey Canada president Bob Nicholson and Olympic gold medallist Scott Niedermayer - have earned induction into the B.C. Sports Hall of Fame.
For two-time Olympic gold medallist Gillian Apps, every journey she takes while representing her country on the ice is special in its own way, and she's learned one valuable lesson: "it's one thing to win a medal; it's even harder to defend."
RBC has unveiled its roster for the RBC Olympians program from 2013 to 2015, and it includes nine current and former Team Canada members, including eight who have won gold at the Olympic Winter Games or Paralympic Winter Games.


For more information, please contact:
Chris Bright, Executive Director, Hockey Canada Foundation
Norm Dueck, Coordinator, Special Projects - send Alumni questions or concerns here.

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