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Hockey Calgary – Coach Night March 23rd

By trailswesthockey | March 15, 2021

Mackenze Stewart Topic: Injury Prevention and Stride Mechanics: How to Prevent Injury, Become more Efficient and Skate with Power Virtual (ZOOM) Register at:

Hockey Alberta – Alberta Built Skills Camps for Spring

By trailswesthockey | February 26, 2021

Hockey Alberta is very proud to host a variety of skill development camp options this Spring in Calgary. Families can choose to participate in a $99 camp, a $199 camp, or a $299 camp that best fits within their family budget. The camps are being hosted in modern sport and recreation facilities in Calgary that…

MacLean Hockey – now offering drop-in development sessions

By trailswesthockey | February 24, 2021

MacLean Hockey is offering drop-in style development sessions for February and March and will be adding April and May times soon. Age Divisions: U9 – U18 Session Rates: $25-$35 Main website: Registration site: This information is also posted under “Programs for Players” button on our home page.

FCA is booking ice for 1 on 1 training as of February 8!

By trailswesthockey | February 4, 2021

As of February 8th, the following activity is permitted at Flames Community Arenas (FCA): On-ice 1 on 1 training OR 1 on 1 household training (a trainer training members of the same household): Trainer must wear a face mask and keep at least 3 meters from trainee(s) Trainer and trainee(s) must maintain at least 3…

Congratulations to Trails West Wolves Alumni, Alex Young & Braeden Tuck …

By trailswesthockey | February 3, 2021

Alex and Braeden have both been nominated for the prestigious Hobey Baker Award.  Alex played with Trails West from 2006 to 2013 before heading to play for the Calgary Royals and Braeden played with Trails West from 2003 to 2010 and then played with the Calgary Royals. Fan voting for the Hobey Baker Award is…

Female Hockey Day hosted online – January 30 & 31 !

By trailswesthockey | January 15, 2021

On January 30 & 31, Hockey Alberta will be hosting their 2021 Female Hockey Day Celebrations online! Hockey Alberta has been hosting Female Hockey Day since 2017 in different communities across Alberta and this year the virtual format will allow players and parents from across the province to come together and celebrate female hockey in…

Kruger Big Assist – Nominations close January 31st

By trailswesthockey | January 6, 2021

Kruger Products have developed a new initiative, the ‘Kruger Big Assist’, to help hockey families during what has been a challenging year for many across the country.  The Big Assist will donate over $150,000 by awarding $10,000 to 15 different Canadian minor hockey associations to help offset playing costs for families in need of financial assistance. HOW TO PARTICIPATE:…

Hockey Alberta is looking for teams that are giving back this holiday season

By trailswesthockey | December 18, 2020

From Hockey Alberta: They may look a little different this year, but as we’ve done in past years, we are once again collecting ‘holiday stories’ from organizations and teams across Alberta about how they are giving back to the community this holiday season. If you have any stories to pass along, please fill out the…

Veterans Association Food Bank at FCA Nov 5-15

By trailswesthockey | November 5, 2020

Remembrance Day is a day for all Canadians to remember the men and women who served and sacrificed for our country. It is a day we encourage every individual, young and old, to pause, to give thanks and to remember. There are Canadian veterans living in poverty and lacking the basic necessities in food, clothing…

Hockey Calgary’s First Shift Returns!

By trailswesthockey | November 5, 2020

No Equipment? No Experience? No Problem. For children between the ages of 6 – 10, the NHL/NHLPA First Shift could be the hockey program for you! To learn more, visit #FirstShiftHockey