New girls on the ice

Cockburn Gazette - - SPORT -

HOCKEY play­ers con­tinue to get great use out of the Cock­burn Ice Arena.

The fa­cil­ity re­cently hosted the In­ter­na­tional Ice Hockey Fed­er­a­tion’s World Girls’ Ice Hockey Week­end, a global event with the aim of at­tract­ing girls to try out hockey as a new sport.

Co-or­di­na­tor Syd­ney Fricker said 33 par­tic­i­pants be­tween the ages of four and 40 took to the ice in Bibra Lake, prov­ing you are “never too young or too old to try” the sport.

World Girls’ Ice Hockey Week­end con­trib­u­tors.

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