Women’s hockey basic program offered in Castlegar

The Castlegar & District Recreation Centre is pleased to announce they will be offering a Women’s Hockey Basics Program

The Castlegar & District Recreation Centre is pleased to announce they will be offering a Women’s Hockey Basics Program starting November 6th at the Pioneer Arena.

The first session is four weeks, giving women a chance to try it, the program will continue in January as an eight week program

Audrey Polovnikoff, Castlegar Recreation & Cultural Programmer stated: “I was contacted by a woman who has children in hockey and really wanted to get a program organized for women in Castlegar.  Trail and Nelson have a similar programs and from talking to other mothers in Castlegar there is keen interest to have a program here.”

The women’s hockey instructor, Marnie Pettit, will take the women through a series of drills, learning basic skills in an atmosphere with no pressure.  Beginners are encouraged!  Mandatory Equipment: helmet, hockey stick, shin and elbow pads.

You can sign up on line at www.rdck.bc.ca or by phoning 250 365-3386 ext “0”.  For further information contact Audrey Polovnikoff at apolovnikoff@rdck.bc.ca