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Get ready to lace up the skates! Registration now open for annual Shootout on the Snye

(Fort McMurray, AB – January 8, 2019) – Registration is now open for the 12 annual Shootout on the Snye. The puck drops for this four-on-four pond hockey tournament on Friday, Feb. 22 and will continue all weekend as an integral part of WinterPLAY.

“The Shootout on the Snye is a timeless tradition in our community and a highlight of every winter,” said Seville Kwan, Recreation and Culture Coordinator “I encourage hockey lovers of all ages to get involved and celebrate winter in our region by registering a team!”

The Shootout on the Snye welcomes teams in all divisions starting at age 5. This year the divisions have an A tier and a B tier, assuming enough teams are registered in each division. Teams of four to six players can register for $30 per player before Jan. 31, and for $40 per player until Feb. 11, when registration closes. The Shootout on the Snye takes place from Friday, Feb. 22 to Sunday, Feb. 24. 

For more information about the Shootout on the Snye and to register a team, visit rmwb.ca/winterPLAY 

Volunteers needed
An annual festival of northern culture in Wood Buffalo, WinterPLAY is happening Friday, Feb. 22 to Sunday, Feb. 24. Dedicated volunteers with a strong northern spirit are what make WinterPLAY and our community great. 

For more details about Wood Buffalo’s celebration of all things winter and to register as a volunteer, visit rmwb.ca/winterPLAY.

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