Immediate Release

September 14, 2016

Grand Falls-Windsor – Hockey NL will be holding their regular Pre-Season Meeting this weekend in Gander at the Albatross Hotel for all of the membership to prepare events and programs for the 2016-2017 hockey season.

The assemblies are for the Minor, Female, Junior and Senior Hockey members in the province. In addition, the provincial governing body will have professionals in attendance that will be assisting in the delivering of sessions on the Early Learn to play program; commonly known as the Initiation Program, Goaltending Skills, Female Growth and the Officiating Mentorship.

Special Guests Doctor Steve Norris (Hockey Canada), Fran Rider (Ontario Women’s Hockey Association) and Paul Carson (Hockey Canada) will be in attendance presenting and discussing import information that will benefit the growth and development of hockey in this province.

The meeting will kick off on Friday evening with a general session and the annual financial report.  All divisions will clue up their sessions on Saturday evening. To view the agendas and information on some of the guest speakers please CLICK HERE

For more information or to arrange interviews, please contact:


Craig Tulk

Executive Director, Hockey NL

P.O. Box 176

Grand Falls-Windsor, NL

A2A 2J4

[email protected]

709-489-5512 office

709-486-0442 cell

709-489-2273 fax