APPLICATIONS OPEN TO REPRESENT BC HOCKEY IN THE 2024 GLOBAL GIRLS’ GAME
For Immediate Release
October 27, 2023
Saanichton, B.C. - BC Hockey is excited to announce that teams can apply to be British Columbia's or the Yukon's featured game for the 2024 edition of the IIHF Global Girls’ Game, slated for February 17, 2024.
Like last year, all provincial branches are eligible to participate, meaning there will be 12 games taking part on February 17, 2024, across the nation. This includes a game featuring two teams from BC Hockey.
Global Girls’ Game: The Who
Female teams U15 or under (U15, U13, U11, U9, U7) at the recreation level are eligible to participate. The game must take place on Saturday, February 17, 2024, and be between two all girls' teams.
Global Girls’ Game: The What
In each of the 12 games across the nation, one team will be designated Team White and the other Team Blue. Scores from each game must be submitted to Hockey Canada by 9:00 p.m. PT on Saturday, February 17th, 2024, and the scores will be tallied to determine the overall score between Team White and Team Blue from around the world.
On February 9, 2024, the Rivalry Series game between Canada and the United States in Regina will kick off the Global Girls' Game in Canada.
Applications for your association to be the featured game in B.C. can be submitted HERE. Applications will close on Wednesday, November 15, 2023, at 12:00 p.m. PST.
Hockey Canada will be providing each team with a Global Girls’ Game package for all players including a jersey, toque, and helmet sticker. Additionally, to help offset any additional costs in hosting this event, Hockey Canada will provide a stipend of $1,000 (total for both teams to utilize).