Women's Hockey Life's Mark Staffieri presents a unique view of the merits of the Sabres' Future Leaders program and how it contributes to growing the game.
With Ontario’s Golden Horseshoe region a hub for the development of elite female hockey talent, among the organizations leading the way are the Stoney Creek Sabres Girls Hockey Association. Featuring numerous alumnae that have played at the university level, plus the professional and international ranks, the legacy of the Association looks beyond exceptional on-ice achievement.
Having introduced an exciting, and highly empowering program in 2021 named Future Leaders, the results are poised to yield a highly positive outcome in the long term. Geared towards encouraging girls to coach and lead through mentorship, another benefit brings tremendous value. Worth noting, part of the program involves subsidies to write the various levels of Hockey Canada coaching exams, essential towards the objective of earning coaching certificates.
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