Promotion of women’s ice hockey will be organized during the weekend in Sarajevo, on the ice rink of the Hockey Club ‘Vukovi’ (‘Wolves’).
The event is a part of the World Girls’ Ice Hockey Weekend, a global event organized throughout the world on October 5-6 under the auspices of the International Ice Hockey Federation.
The World Girls’ Ice Hockey Weekend is an opportunity for girls of all ages to try out hockey as a new sport.
Statement published on the IIHF official web site reads that women’s ice hockey is one of the fastest growing sports in the world thanks to events like this one and similar programs that are being run in many countries.
Thousands of participants took part in the World Girls’ Ice Hockey Weekend editions since 2011.
The event in Sarajevo will take place on Saturday and Sunday at 1530 hrs on the outdoor ice rink next to the Zetra Hall.