SMART HOCKEY SHOWCASE - HALIFAX
MORE INFORMATION ON THE SMART HOCKEY SHOWCASE - HALIFAX
WHAT IS THE SMART HOCKEY SHOWCASE HALIFAX?
The Smart Hockey Showcase Halifax is an event that will take place over 3 days, from May 5th to May 7th, 2023. The showcase is in a tournament format, bringing together 96 elite players from the Maritimes. These players will be divided among 6 teams and compete for top honors at the Smart Hockey Showcase Halifax.
Each player will participate in a minimum of 3 games during the weekend. 4 teams will participate in the semi-finals and 2 teams will participate in the Grand Final.
WHY PARTICIPATE IN THE SMART HOCKEY SHOWCASE?
Each season, several players aspire to play in a higher level. Visibility is sometimes limited during the hockey season, the Smart Hockey Showcase offers the opportunity for players to demonstrate their skills in front of several managers and recruiters from different leagues.
The Smart Hockey Showcase is an event that allows players to showcase themselves as well as acquiring the information needed to move to the next level.
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE IN THE SMART HOCKEY SHOWCASE HALIFAX?
Players born between 2008 and 2004 selected by the Groupe Smart Hockey team are eligible to participate in the Smart Hockey Showcase. The Groupe Smart Hockey team has the right to allow or deny a player participation in order to preserve the high level of play.
Do not hesitate to send your contact details to our team in order to have your application evaluated.
WHAT ARE THE COSTS TO REGISTER FOR THE EVENT?
The cost to register for the Smart Hockey Showcase is $ 375 + taxes per player. This registration includes 3 guaranteed games, a jersey as well as team socks, an official tournament t-shirt and gifts courtesy of our sponsors.
WHEN AND WHERE IS THE EVENT TAKING PLACE?
The Smart Hockey Showcase Halifax will take place the from May 5th to May 7th 2023 at the HRM 4-Pad Arena, located at 61 Gary Martin Dr, Bedford, NS B4B 1G7. On Friday May 5th, the games will start will start at 5PM.
The event will take place a few weeks before the QMJHL draft, in order to offer maximum visibility to participating players.
WHO ARE THE SCOUTS AT THE SMART HOCKEY SHOWCASE HALIFAX?
Based on what we've seen during the first edition, there will be a lot of scouts present during the tournament. These recruiters are looking for players who can contribute to the success of their team. They come from different leagues (LHJMQ, BCHL, AJHL, NCAA, MJHL, SJHL, MHL, CCHL, etc.)
WHAT IS THE CANCELLATION POLICY?
It is possible to have a refund for the registration fee, if the cancellation is made before April 5th, 2023. After this date, NO REFUNDS will be issued, except under special approval from a team member.
WHY IS THERE 2 EVENTS THIS YEAR?
After the success of the first edition of the Smart Hockey Showcase in July 2021, we received a lot of demand to organize a Showcase in the Maritimes and thus offer visibility to these players.
CAN I PARTICIPATE IN THE 2 EVENTS?
Of course, all players who meet our selection criteria can participate in both events, if they wish.
Get more visibility!
Groupe Smart Hockey's connections allows players to get visibility in front of different QMJHL, NCAA and various Junior A leagues across Canada during the event.