The Saskatchewan Hockey Association would like to advise Minor Hockey Associations within Zone 8 that the SHA will be accepting bids to host the 2017 Cameco Hockey Day in Saskatchewan on January 20-22, 2017.
Cameco Hockey Day in Saskatchewan was recently held in Wadena and the host committee raised over $100,000 for their arena project.
The following criteria will be used to select a community to serve as the host for the 2017 event:
The SHA will provide the following assistance to the host community:
This event proved to be a tremendous promotion over the course of the past eight years and the SHA sees this event getting larger and more popular each year.
Please submit your Bid to Host the 2017 Cameco Hockey Day in Saskatchewan event to the SHA Office by April 1, 2016. A recommendation will be made to the SHA Board of Directors for approval at their meeting scheduled for the April 22-24 weekend.
If you have any questions please feel free to contact Kelly McClintock.
If you would like to download the tips from the Host Committees for Hockey Weekend in Saskatchewan, as well as a suggested Agenda of Activities for Hockey Weekend in Saskatchewan please CLICK HERE.
The community of Wadena was in the spotlight on January 13th-17th after winning the right to host Cameco Hockey Day in Saskatchewan.
View the new video here.
The local organizing committee has raised over $101,000 for rink improvements by hosting a series of events including:
Cameco Hockey Day in Saskatchewan is the third Saturday in January, but the hockey festival stretches over several days as local minor hockey teams from the area become involved. In total, there were 12 games scheduled during the five-day stretch.
This marks the first time Wadena – population 1,300 – hosted the event.
In addition communities from across Saskatchewan are encouraged to host their very own Cameco Hockey Day in Saskatchewan activities and events. All who take part will be entered for a chance to win $1,000 for your Minor Hockey Association. Simply fill out this FORM with the details.
Cameco Hockey Day in Saskatchewan is a partnership between the Saskatchewan Hockey Association, Cameco and the host community each winter.
The Saskatchewan Hockey Association and Cameco are gearing up for what is expected to be another great year!
This upcoming season we will be hosting the 9th annual Cameco Hockey Day in Saskatchewan in Zone 5. The event will be taking place on January 15th-17th.
We will be announcing the community we will be attending soon!
If you are recognizing Cameco Hockey Day in your community, you are eligible to win $1000 cash for your Minor Hockey Association! Simply fill out THIS FORM, or email a description of your event to email@example.com for your chance to win. Your event DOES NOT need to take place on January 15th-17th, but it is encouraged!
To download the Cameco Hockey Day In Saskatchewan logo for use in your community CLICK HERE.
The 8th annual Cameco Hockey Day in Saskatchewan was a huge success for Carnduff, SK. The town of approximately 1200 people hosted the main event on January 16-18, 2015 and raised over $50,000 to make improvements to the local arena. THANK YOU to everyone who made this event so special – the host committee and volunteers in Carnduff, the participating teams (especially the Notre Dame Hounds and Battlefords North Stars), special guests Rod Pedersen, Tiger Williams and Tom Renney, the companies and organizations that provided prizes, products and services, and our incredibly generous new title sponsor Cameco.
Special thanks to Cameco for producing several videos to capture the awesomeness of the weekend! Check them out HERE.