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CALGARY, Alta. – Canada’s National Women’s Team will begin its quest for a gold medal at the 2021 IIHF Women’s World Championship in Nova Scotia with a match-up against Finland on May 6, highlighting the opening-day schedule.

The National Lacrosse League (@NLL) has officially approved the start of the 2021-22 season for the weekend of December 3rd & 4th. The schedule will include 18 regular season games followed by Playoffs, and a Championship Series.

CALGARY, Alta. – The following are statements on behalf of Hockey Canada from Scott Smith, president and chief operating officer, and Gina Kingsbury, director of women’s national teams, in response to the announcement by the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) on the status of the 2021 IIHF Women’s World Championship.

Plans for April Start Date Cancelled Amidst COVID-19 Uncertainties; Full Season Now Planned for 2021-22 Season

Halifax, NS - February 3, 2021 – The National Lacrosse League (@NLL) announced today their plans for a season this spring have been cancelled due to uncertainties arising from the ongoing Pandemic. The league, with the full support of the NLL Board of Governors, will now move to start a traditional season in the fall of this year.

(Philadelphia, PA October 28, 2020)- The National Lacrosse League (@NLL), the longest-running and most successful professional lacrosse league in the world, announced today that the League is targeting to start their 35th season the weekend of April 9th to 11th in 2021.

We're thrilled to share that the Halifax Convention Centre has achieved the highest certification awarded by AIPC (International Association of Congress Centres) Quality Standards Certification: Gold!

Scotiabank Centre is reopening on October 3, for the Halifax Mooseheads' 2020-21 season home opener following approval of a comprehensive safe reopening framework that was reviewed by public health, occupational health and safety at the Department of Labour and Advanced Education and Department of Communities, Culture and Heritage. The framework is aligned with the QMJHL return to play health and safety protocols.

The Province of Nova Scotia is recommending organizations limit public gatherings. We respect and support this decision.

This is an unprecedented circumstance and we’re working through the impacts to our employees and business. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

IT’S OUR TIME FEMALE LEADERSHIP SUMMIT – The right honourable Michaëlle Jean announced as new headliner at the It’s Our Time Female Leadership Summit.
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(January 29, 2020) – The It’s Our Time Female Leadership Summit  today announced its speakers and launched tickets sales for the event, which is taking place as part of the 2020 IIHF Women’s World Championship. The Summit is on the first day of competition March 31, 2020, at the Halifax Convention Centre.

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