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Media Advisory - Olympians to Coach for 350 Minor Girls Hockey Players

Friday, November 02, 2012

Media Advisory - Olympians to Coach for 350 Minor Girls Hockey Players12:00 EDT Friday, November 02, 2012Cassie Campbell-Pascal and Sami Jo Small to coach at fifth annual Scotiabank Girls HockeyFest CalgaryCALGARY, Nov. 2, 2012 /CNW/ - Canadian Olympic women's hockey champions Cassie Campbell-Pascall and Sami Jo Small are teaming up to coach 350 female minor hockey players at the fifth annual Scotiabank Girls HockeyFest in Calgary onSunday, November 4, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.  The girls will have an unforgettable day of skills training, fun and encouragement to inspire them to reach for their goals. The all-day event is comprised of on and off-ice training and a keynote address from both coaches.WHAT:  Scotiabank Girls HockeyFest, Calgary WHO:  Cassie Campbell-Pascall, two-time Olympic team captain, gold medalist and former captain of the Canadian National Women's Hockey Team   Sami Jo Small, two time Olympic gold medalist and co-founder of the Canadian Women's Hockey League   Shannon Burch, Scotiabank District Vice President, Alberta South Region   350 minor girls hockey players from novice, atom, and peewee levels (ages 7 - 14 years) WHEN:  Sunday, November 4, 2012 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., girls will rotate between on-ice skills training, off-ice skills training2:00 p.m.- Cassie Campbell-Pascal & Sami Jo Small keynote presentation begins WHERE:  Scotiabank Saddledome  555 Saddledome Rise SE  Calgary, AB T2G 2W1 WHY:  Scotiabank Girls HockeyFest offers young girls the opportunity to learn from, and interact with, great role models who will help them develop their on-ice game skills, encourage them to reach for their dreams and celebrate the game of hockey.    SOURCE: Scotiabank - Sponsorships & DonationsFor further information: Media Inquiries: Sheena Findlay Scotiabank Sheena.findlay@scotiabank.com 647-628-3501