CALGARY, Alta. – Hockey fans can ring in the New Year by bidding on exclusive jerseys, gloves and helmets worn by Canada’s National Junior Team at the 2020 IIHF World Junior Championship in Ostrava and Trinec, Czech Republic.
The auction, which goes live on eBay.ca starting at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT on Tuesday, Dec. 31 and closes on Sunday, Jan. 5, at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT, is in support of the Hockey Canada Foundation, whose mission is to preserve, nurture, and strengthen the bond between Canadians and hockey.
“Our love and passion for hockey unites all Canadians and this online auction gives fans a chance to bid on some one-of-a-kind items,” said Donna Iampieri, executive director of the Hockey Canada Foundation. “While fans are adding to their collection, they’re also making a difference by supporting the development and promotion of grassroots hockey and ensuring those who want to play the game are able to participate at any level in their community.”
Shipment of paid items to the winning bidders will begin the week of Jan. 27, 2020.
For more information on Canada’s National Junior Team and the 2020 IIHF World Junior Championship, please visit HockeyCanada.ca or follow through social media on Facebook and Twitter or by using #WorldJuniors.