The Grindstone Award Foundation offers participants to enjoy a three day event aimed to raise funds for female hockey players in need. Your support means you will have an impact on the lives of young female hockey players through fulfilling our mission to support and address the needs of female players who have the desire to play, but are unable to for financial reasons.
Our goal is to raise $5000 so that we can support 10 female youth hockey players for this upcoming season. We are aiming to have 104 women hockey players register for the tournament to help us achieve this.
Meet your teammates at your first game Friday night.
That’s right folks, a chance to show off your professional level stick handling and skating acumen to win some cool Sport Chek swag. There will be a radar gun involved.
A great time to relax and make it up to that player you accidentally tripped in the last game. A wonderful evening with live music, dinner, drinks and a silent auction.
Quite simply, yes. Your participation will make a profound impact on numerous families out there in need.
Payment will be accepted by cheque, e-transfer or PayPal.
Registration fees are non-refundable.
A total of 8 teams for a total of 104 players will be participating this weekend.
It is recommended that you purchase your own player insurance if you do not already have it.
A game schedule we be distributed 3 weeks prior to the event.
Take the first step: Register Online here. Once completed you will receive a confirmation email to organize payment to finalize your registration.
The tournament will be held at Royal LePage Place Arena located in West Kelowna, BC. This facility was built in 2007 and designed to accomodate multiple types of events and provides modern facilities to support a wide-range of uses:
Traveling South from Kelowna:
Take Hwy 97S across Bennett Bridge; turn left at Ross Rd.; travel approximately 1km; turn left on Hewl Rd. Arena and parking are located at the end of the road.
Traveling North from Peachland:
Take Hwy 97N; turn right at Bartley Rd.; turn left on Ross Rd.; turn right on Hewl. Arena and parking are located at the end of the road.