TITLE

sports and recreation. Power Hockey

PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
PN;Oct2010, Vol. 64 Issue 10, p79
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the 2010 PowerHockey Cup tournament held at Ryerson University in Toronto, Ontario on August 6-7, 2010 with the playoffs on August 8, 2010. It states that the North American PowerHockey Association (NAPHA) aims to develop a strong relationship for all developed power wheelchairs hockey programs both in North America and abroad. Furthermore, NAPHA members aim to form the Power-Hockey tournament which involves tournament play, tournament organization, and a Championship Cup.
ACCESSION #
53571941

 

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