It was a bittersweet atmosphere tonight at the TBirds Graduating Midget “Bragging Rights” 3 on 3 mini-tournament. Over half of our 60 graduating TBirds participated in the event as a final farewell to playing alongside each other. With 22 players having been a TBird since Hockey 1, and 51 being with us since at…

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Johanna and Jody (Directors for Below Atom) walked parents through some of the changes coming next season as part of the new Hockey Canada U11 Pathway that is coming this fall. Thank you to everyone who was able to attend – we enjoyed the discussion and we hope that we were able to answer a…

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As the season comes closer to an end, TBirds across recreational along with all of our graduating midgets have one final chance to win bragging rights for the year at our annual RecFest event. Each division will ice four teams to battle in 3 on 3 action where only the strongest will survive…or at least…

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Please click here for a memo from PCAHA regarding the confirmation that all Atom A teams will be tiered next season in compliance with the new Atom Pathway program. If you have any questions, please feel free to email TBirds Executive Director, Tanya Foley, at tfoley@vancouvertbirds.ca.    

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On December 10th the Toronto Maple Leafs were in town playing our beloved Canucks. With a large following, Vancouverites flocked to Rogers Arena to watch the talented Leafs. For 7 year old Thunderbird Lloyd Andrews, this would be the start to a very special story. Like many, Lloyd attended warm ups that night to watch…

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Do you know of a young person between the ages of 6 & 10 that has never played our great game of hockey and might be interested in trying the sport? Introducing the NHL/NHLPA FIRST SHIFT Designed to help your child fall in love with hockey before you buy all the gear, our six-week learn to…

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  The annual Thunderbird photo day went down smoothly on November 17th thanks to supreme teamwork and volunteerism. The association wishes to thank Fraserview Hall for hosting us on our annual glamour day shoot. The morning saw things get a little busy in the morning but, thanks to patience everything went down great. During our…

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The Thunderbirds and many other great organizations participated over the October 26th weekend in “Buddy Check for Jesse”. Created by Dr. Stu Greshman in memory of his son Jesse to inform hockey players nationwide how important mental health is. Each team wore green tape and a sticker on the back of their helmets in support…

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The Thunderbirds season is coming to a close in the next few days and this coming weekend will be action packed with Championship Days, Atom Final Four Tournaments and our own RecFest 2019 and Graduating Midget 3 on 3 tournament. Below is the schedule for the weekend: Graduating Midget “Welcome to the Alumni” Saturday, March…

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