Top Aboriginal male and female hockey players are invited to participate in the 2016 selection camp where players will be evaluated and selected over a three-day period by the coaching staff. The camp will be held April 8-10 at the Matsqui Recreation Centre in Abbotsford. The fee is $120 per player and will include a selection camp jersey. Pre-registration is mandatory as no walk-ins are accepted. Online registration will open on Jan. 15 at www.teambcnahc.com. Players must meet the following criteria to be eligible: resident of British Columbia and be of Aboriginal ancestry (First Nations, Inuit, Métis), registered or eligible to be registered with BC Hockey. (Players currently not registered with BC Hockey may be registered via this camp for an additional fee of $40.) Male: Bantam or Midget age, as of the 2015/16 competitive season (born 1998 to 2002). Female: Bantam or Midget age, as of the 2015/16 competitive season (born 1998 to 2002 inclusive) and those born 1996 to 1997 inclusive (as the female team can carry up to two overage players).
The NAHC is the premier forum for elite bantam and midget-age Aboriginal hockey players from across Canada. It is the only annual national event that showcases and celebrates the athletic abilities of Aboriginal athletes from across the country and aids in fostering cultural unity and pride.
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