RHA Kelowna is thrilled to be hosting their annual Female Showcase April 15th - 17th at Winfield. Still on the fence of whether to come or not? Here is why you should!

  1. PROVEN ABILITY TO COMMIT PLAYERS TO THE NEXT LEVEL | No program in North America has developed players at the rate of RINK Hockey Academy Kelowna / Pursuit of Excellence program and has committed more players to the next level, whether that be University, Team Canada, Olympic or professional. To date over 160 players within the RINK Hockey Academy Kelowna / Pursuit of Excellence program have attained their goal of playing University Hockey. 
  2. TOP NCAA & USPORT TEAMS ATTENDING THE 2022 SHOWCASE | University of Minnesota ,Princeton University, Penn State University, Brown University, Colgate University, University of Connecticut, St. Cloud State University, University of Wisconsin, Cornell University, Merrimack College, Boston University, Rochester Institute of Technology, University of British Columbia, Stonehill College, MacEwan University 

  3. HIGH TEMPO GAMES & PRACTICES LED BY UNIVERSITY COACHES | High tempo practices & games that are run by NCAA & USPORT coaches. This allows the players the opportunity to interact with some of the top NCAA & USPORT coaches. 

  4. DIRECT TOURNAMENT EXPOSURE, WITH COACH INTERACTIONS | Every year multiple players have committed directly out of the RINK Hockey Academy Kelowna Showcase due to direct tournament exposure. 

  5. POWER SKATING LEAD BY RINK PLAYER DEVELOPMENT COACHES | Players will participate in a power skating skill session lead by Manager of RINK Player Development, Glenn Carnegie. Glenn has a wealth of experience spending over 20 years in the hockey industry and last 10 at both the NHL and AHL levels. 

  6. GOALIE INSTRUCTION BY RINK GOALIE DEVELOPMENT COACHES | Learn from RINK’s own Goaltender Development Coordinator, Cam Basarab. Cam works alongside all 6 of the Kelowna RINK Hockey Academy teams as their lead goalie instructor. 

  7. UNDERSTAND WHAT IT TAKES | Learn how RINK Hockey Academy Kelowna / Pursuit of Excellence has placed all their graduating players to University teams and has helped to get them to their National Team Programs. There will be a recruitment information session, Q & A with Team Canada Alumni and University Panel lead by NCAA & USPORT Coaches! 

  8. COMPETE WITH THE ELITE | Join the top ranked Female Prep team in an off-ice skills session, power skating, on-ice practie and a minimum of 4 games played. 

  9. ENHANCE YOUR SKATING STRIDE | Take part in a simulated skating stride session lead by top ranked coaches to understand stride mechanics and skating fundamentals with home takeaways. 

  10. WEEKEND IN THE OKANAGAN VALLEY | Kelowna, British Columbia is situated alongside the pristine Okanagan and Kalamalka Lakes. With over 120 wineries, restaurants, breweries, hiking trails and several other tourist attractions, making this a weekend to remember. 


Interested in becoming a member of the female prep team for the 2022/23 season? 

Contact Head Coach, Kris Hogg directly at kris@therink.ca about a shadow day.