SMHA Parents, Players and Prospectives -
I’m sure that those that were able to participate in the Greater Shanghai Open Hockey sessions we conducted with our Feiyang partners last weekend would agree that they provided a glimpse of both the possibilities at hand, as well as some of the challenges that will need to be overcome as we work together to implement a grander vision of minor hockey in Shanghai.
Overall the weekend was a success by many measures, but especially in the most important measure - smiles. Smiles as old friendships were rekindled following a long summer break, smiles as summer hockey camp experiences and equipment purchases were excitedly shared, smiles as we welcomed new players and families to our hockey fraternity, and smiles as former rivals lined up on the same side of the red line for the first time!
At this point we would like to provide some additional information –