WEST KELOWNA JULY 21-23, 2017 Royal LePage Place Arena Register

About the Tournament

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.

Registration Info

Cost to Register: $80

Date: July 21-23

Where: Royal LePage Place, West Kelowna

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How it Works & What to Expect:

  • Register online as an individual and if you’d like, you may request friends to play with
  • When you register you let us know your ability level and position
  • From this information, we will try our best to create 8 equal strength teams
  • Each team will play 4 games (5 on 5): 1 Friday night, 2 Saturday, and 1 Sunday morning
  • Midday Saturday there is a Skills Competition sponsored by Sport Chek
  • Saturday night the Exchange in Kelowna is hosting a Pub Night Fundraiser with a spectacular Silent Auction
  • Space is limited: Open to the first 104 players only. Additional players will be put in wait list

All proceeds from the jamboree will go towards the Grindstone goal.

The Grindstone Goal

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.







Weekend Highlights

Day 1

Meet Your Teammates

Meet your teammates at your first game Friday night.

Day 2

Sport Chek Skills Competition

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.

Day 2

Grindstone Pub Night

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.

Grindstone Pub Night | Cost $20

  • Refreshing Lighthouse Craft Beer
  • Beef, Fried Chicken or Veggie Burger
  • Executive Chef Graydon Gliege

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Am I really going to make a difference by participating?

Quite simply, yes. Your participation will make a profound impact on numerous families out there in need.

How do I pay?

Payment will be accepted by cheque, e-transfer or PayPal.

Cancellation Policy?

Registration fees are non-refundable.

How many people will participate in the weekend?

A total of 8 teams for a total of 104 players will be participating this weekend.

Insurance Coverage?

It is recommended that you purchase your own player insurance if you do not already have it.

When will the game schedule be determined?

A game schedule we be distributed 3 weeks prior to the event.

How do I register?

Take the first step: Register Online here. Once completed you will receive a confirmation email to organize payment to finalize your registration.

Where is the Tournament?

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:

  • Full NHL size ice sheet
  • Seating for 1,500 including viewing area designed for wheelchairs
  • Part-time concession
  • Vending machines
  • Seven changing rooms including a women’s specific changing room.
  • First aid room
  • Elevators

Find Royal LePage Place

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.

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