ATOMIC CHALLENGE OVERVIEW
As a leader in the development of young hockey players, RUSH Hockey hosts the Atomic Challenge to help young, female hockey players experience a competitive environment and play with new competitors. The tournament focuses on helping young players develop confidence on and off the ice, gain experience working with high-end coaches and compete in a pure hockey setting.
*Please note this is NOT a scouting event. However, coaches from Collegiate hockey and Hockey Canada regularly participate as instructors.
- Birth Years: 2010/2011
- We will create a number of RUSH teams and also accept team entries from across North America
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Atom/U10 Players Welcome!
Kelly Katorji, as featured on the NHL Network on Sirius Satellite Radio, and his staff are proud to bring you another season of the Rush Hockey. We are an event, not a spring program, and are excited to give you a weekend of fun, awesome play, and knowledge. Parents do approach us in the arena and we encourage you to do so.
PLEASE NOTE PRIOR TO REGISTRATION
*Please note that families who require accommodation MUST please book through one of our affiliate hotels to play in the tournament
*Registration does not guarantee acceptance. Please wait to receive confirmation from RUSH Hockey staff
*Registrations will be accepted until May 16th, 2020. RUSH will be confirming applicants upon receipt of registration
*This is not a spring hockey event, you are not obliged to play in multiple weekends so there is no worry about extra heavy costs
*There are no gate fees
DATES AND LOCATION
June 4th – 6th, 2021
CAA Centre Brampton
Hotels TBA soon. All participants that require hotels must book through a tournament approved hotel.
GENERAL SCHEDULE GUIDELINES
Friday Night: Registration/practice day: Players will receive their custom-made RUSH jersey and socks. There will be a one-hour, on-ice practice with collegiate players.
Saturday and Sunday: Game days! (schedule will follow)
Additional Components of the Showcase:
- Fitness testing (scheduled with RUSH team)
- Educational seminars – topics and schedule to be posted
- Time with College coaches and players and other experts
Players will be placed on teams of 10 forwards, 6 defense and 2 goalies.
RUSH Hockey is responsible for creating teams. Participants may communicate teammate requests to RUSH staff, however, no more than 5 members from the same winter club teams may play on the same RUSH team. This is to maintain fairness, competitive balance, and to ensure players are given the opportunity to meet other players.
Once rosters are posted online, there will be NO changes. Rosters and activity schedules will be posted 7-10 days before the event.
Registration fees are non-refundable.
Please note a $100 (CAD) fee will be charged for NSF cheques.
RUSH Hockey reserves the right to change the tournament date due to emergency circumstances without refund of the registration fee (please read terms and conditions when registering for an event).