RED DEER - Hockey Alberta, Hockey Canada, and the World Juniors are pleased to support ten Alberta communities as they host the prestigious IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship trophy each weekend leading up to the 2022 tournament.
The goal of the trophy tour is to encourage communities to incorporate their culture throughout a weekend event celebrating and growing community spirit through the game of hockey.
On December 3-5, the trophy will be making an appearance in Whitecourt. Here are some of the activities that the community has planned:
|Friday, December 3||11:00am - 3:00pm||Pat Hardy School||World Junior Trophy Tour around the schools|
|Friday, December 3||4:00pm - 10:00pm||Downtown Whitecourt||Shopping Scavenger Hunt|
|Friday, December 3||5:00pm - 6:00pm||Scott Safety Centre||Female Hockey Game|
|Friday, December 3||7:30pm||Scott Safety Centre||Whitecourt Wolverines vs. GP Storm AJHL Game|
|Saturday, December 4||11:00am - 3:00pm||Rotary Park||BBQ & Bonfire, Trophy Photos, Coaches Hot Stove, Games|
|Saturday, December 4||1:00pm||Rotary Park||Live auction for World Junior Tickets|
|Saturday, December 4||11:30am - 3:00pm||Rotary Park||Street Hockey Tournament|
|Saturday, December 4||7:00pm||Downtown Whitecourt||Santa Claus & Jersey Parade with Trophy|
|Sunday, December 5||4:00pm - 6:00pm||Scott Safety Centre||World Junior Trophy Mini Tournament|
Whitecourt Minor Hockey is holding a progressive 50/50 draw until December 6, with proceeds going towards providing opportunities for all members of the Whitecourt community to participate in a quality, affordable hockey program. Proceeds for the fundraiser will also support other local youth organizations.