All posts by Kristyl Clark — Lifestyle Writer

Spring Hockey Attire — 5 Tips To Keep You Warm At The Rink When You’re Suited Up For Sunshine

With the arrival of spring (and spring hockey), it’s time to swap winter wear for lighter, sunnier attire. Hurray! But don’t go packing away all your mittens and sweaters just […]

Labour of Love

It has been smooth skating for the Shelburne Minor Hockey Association with Mike Fazackerley in the rink. Since taking on the role of president — an unpaid position — the […]

Attention Hockey Dads: Valentine’s ideas that will score you big points with your hockey lover!

Just when you’ve finally recovered from the spend-a-thon that is Christmas, it’s time to open up your wallet again to shell out the big bucks for Valentine’s Day. It also […]

Back In The Game

Joel Williams was returning home from hockey registration, eager to start another promising season, when his life was changed forever. The honour roll student, just 17 at the time, would […]

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Every Player’s Crazy ‘Bout a Sharp Shaved Skate

Bruce McGill’s work is never truly done, but he doesn’t seem to mind one little bit. For the 60-year-old father-of-two, there is the occasional knock at the door as he […]

Have A Very Hockey Halloween

It’s that time of year again, when children and families head out to the pumpkin patch or to grocery store bins to hunt for their own Great Pumpkin. While the […]

It’s Party Time! Score big points with your start-of-the-year bash

Another hockey season is upon us, and YOU are in charge of throwing the team’s season-opening get-together. Not only is the gathering an opportunity for new and existing players to […]

Show Me The Money! 5 ways to save on hockey equipment

Show Me The Money! 5 ways to save on hockey equipment

With the hockey season underway, parents across the country are feeling the strain on their wallets. Let’s face it — minor hockey is an expensive game. You’ve got your enrolment […]

9 Ways Parents Can Help Alleviate Hockey Tryout Stress

For many minor hockey players — and their parents, too — the hockey tryout process can be both exciting and unnerving. When players are working hard to make a top […]

Show Me The Money! 5 ways to save on hockey equipment

With the hockey season underway, parents across the country are feeling the strain on their wallets. Let’s face it — minor hockey is an expensive game. You’ve got your enrolment […]

Custom Helmet Painting Business a Perfect Fit for Hockey Dad

When Bruce Beacock custom painted his son’s goalie mask back in 2002, he had only intended to save a few bucks and have some fun exploring his artistic side. What […]

Sledge Hockey Sets Him Free

While most teens his age are still snug in their beds, fast asleep, Nic Klassen rises bright and early every morning before school to start his daily routine. After getting […]