1 on 1 — safe hockey

Rethink The Rink.

Posted by Dean Sprung on

  The 50 year old minor hockey association model of using municipal and privately owned refrigerated ice rinks for a mix of practices, development and games is no longer sustainable.  Several years ago I took my daughter skating at our local arena. It was a Tuesday morning parent and tot skate. I paid $3 and we were told to use the Olympic size pad. We skated for 30 minutes and were the only two on the ice. It occurred to me that entire town had subsidized our skate through their tax dollars. Whether they liked skating or not, they were...

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