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September 2023

A Momumental Moment in Sports
The puck drops in January

History was made in the most exhilarating fashion on Monday, September 18, when Minnesota selected USA’s Taylor Heist first overall in the inaugural Professional Women's Hockey League (PWHL) Draft in Toronto! The selection was announced by iconic tennis legend and women's sports advocate Billie Jean King. Admitting she does not yet know much about hockey, Billie Jean King has been a huge Investor and champion of the new professional hockey league. A true trailblazer in her own right, she shared the following before the big reveal:

"A trailblazer is one that blazes a trail to lead and include others, the first person to do something or go somewhere who shows that it is also possible for other people. Trailblazing is bold, it's brave, and it can be very scary and lonely...But it's worth it. It's really worth it. It's worth it for each one of us who have fought so hard for this day. And it's worth it for the generations of girls and women who will come behind us."
With franchises in Boston, Montreal, Minnesota, New York, Ottawa and Toronto, 90 players heard their names called, setting ablaze the dreams of countless young girls who aspire to make their mark in the world of hockey. Elite defensemen were selected early and often in the draft, welcomed to rosters that already included three players selected during free agency. Get ready for a season filled with unrivalled action as training camp starts the week of November 13!

Watch highlights from the Draft

Gaining a New Passion

Sheri was part of a group of four ladies from her hockey team who travelled 1.5 hours each Wednesday for 6 weeks to take part in a “for women by women” hockey camp. The camp sparked a newfound passion for hockey that Sheri didn't know existed, and she now hopes to grow the adult women’s hockey community in her town of Blind River by starting a new League!

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OMNI Hockey is an inclusive community committed to sharing content and resources for all who participate in the game of hockey. This is your opportunity to be a part of a collaborative space connecting like-minded hockey enthusiasts who aim to expand the reach of the greatest game on earth!
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Unforgettable Hockey Action

Last month, Global TV aired our national broadcast of the CARHA Hockey World Cup Feature Game, (originally played in March), and now you can watch it too! Relive every heart-pounding moment, every incredible goal, and every jaw-dropping save of the intense British Columbia showdown between Richmond's Team Britvegas and Burnaby's Team Devs in the Molson Canadian 25+ Division Final. This unique evening also featured an official puck drop, interviews, cheque presentations, and player of the game announcement.

Looking for an awesome experience for your team? Join us for the Pacific Cup, one of our favourite weekends of the year, happening January 19-21, 2024, in Victoria, BC. Great venues, great people, and great hockey. Act fast, as this tournament will sell out!

Pacific Cup Registration Now Open!