Grande Prairie will welcome the Canadian National Women’s Hockey Team in October.
The team is travelling across Alberta, taking on members of midget programs as part of their Where the Journey Begins tour.
It will help to prepare the national team for the 2017 4 Nations Cup, taking place in Tampa, Florida in November and the 2018 Winter Olympics.
Team Canada has won four consecutive gold medals at the Winter Olympics, being held in PyeongChang, South Korea in 2018. Women’s hockey action starts February 11, 2018.
They will play members of the Grande Prairie Storm Midget program October 6 at Revolution Place.