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Message to Membership

New Player Registration has begun!

Are you looking to join Vancouver Thunderbirds Hockey for the 2018-19 season? We are excited to get to know you and help you through the process of collecting the necessary paperwork to prepare for your entry into the TBirds family. Please click here and select the New Player tab to take your first stride to…

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Vancouver Thunderbirds Community Message Board

We are excited to announce the launch of the Vancouver Thunderbirds Community Message Board. The VANCOUVER TBIRDS Yahoo Group is an open forum for present and past parents, guardians, players, coaches, staff, volunteers and other friends of the Vancouver Thunderbirds. This group is intended to serve as a community message board that allows us all to…

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One of our own honoured – Bill Veenstra

In the latest issue of The Advocate, a leading journal for both academic and informative writing “of interest to the lawyer and in the lawyer’s interest”, Thunderbird Past President Bill Veenstra can be found gracing the cover page. For many in the association, you know the immeasurable contribution Bill has provided to the Thunderbirds which…

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Hockey Canada Launches New Concussion Policy

BC Hockey in partnership with Hockey Canada has launched a new concussion policy. BC Hockey and Hockey Canada are committed to maintaining the health, well-being and safety of all participants. Safety is a top priority for those participating in the sport of hockey. BC Hockey and Hockey Canada recognize the increased awareness of concussions and…

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Looking for that brand new smell?

There is nothing quite like the crisp smell in the air of a hockey arena at 6 am as the first team of the day hits the ice…until someone skates by you and you get a whiff of their equipment. Fear not! Until September 30, all Thunderbirds have the opportunity to get that “new gear…

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Minor Hockey Night at BC Lions – Aug 18

Looking for something to do on Friday, August 18 at 7:30 pm? Here’s your chance to join in to celebrate Minor Hockey Night at the BC Lions game as they take on the Calgary Stampeders. With every ticket purchased for anyone over 12 using the code THUNDERBIRDS, the BC Lions will send $3 to Vancouver…

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Looking ahead to the new season

While I have had a chance to meet with a few members during the last three months at the coaching banquet, Jim’s farewell and the AGM, I am looking forward to the next month where I will get to say hello to many more. It has been a bit of a whirlwind with a few…

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Bring a friend to the Thunderbird summer camps!

With August comes the realization that September is not far away, and the time to start preparing for the return to school and all the extra-curricular activities that your child(ren) are involved in…including hockey! One of the best ways to get ready for another season is to jump on the ice with one of the…

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Anastas Eliopoulos smashes Canadian record!

On July 21, a Thunderbird alum, Anastas Eliopoulos reached an a new height on the international track stage where he won a silver medal for Canada at the PanAm while breaking a Canadian record in the 110m hurdles. Click here for the story posted on the UBC Thunderbirds website (where Anastas will be attending starting…

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