Throughout the month of January, Ford’s annual Drills & Skills contest gives Minor League Hockey teams across Edmonton the chance to enter and win several outstanding prizes. If you’re lucky, your team could join countless others in the city to participate in the Drills & Skills session with none other than the Edmonton Oilers! Want to learn more about how you can enter and win? Take a look below to see some of the rules and regulations before you enter your team!
- Registration is open to legal residents of Alberta who are 18 years of age or older, parents and/or legal guardians of a player on a Minor Hockey Team, as well as a coach or representative of the team.
- Eligible Minor League Hockey teams include teams who play their home games within an 80km radius of the City of Edmonton and consists of players between the ages of 7 & 12.
How to Enter
- Complete and submit all the necessary information about the team in the mandatory fields listed in the registration page (including name, phone number, email address, coach info, etc.)
- Write an original essay up to 250 words in the space provided about the team’s community involvement and passion for hockey
- Upload photographs of the team in JPEG format, no larger than 5MB
- Checkmark all the boxes stating you read and understood the rules & regulations, liability & waiver claims, as well as taking full responsibility for posting the content attached to your submission
Did You Win?
Grand Prize Winner:
- Voting from the general public will occur between February 1st–15th, 2019, and the winner will be selected based on the number of votes a team receives.
- There are 15 potential teams who could win the grand prize: 5 Novice (ages 7–8), Atom (ages 9–10), and Pee Wee (ages–11–12). One additional spot can be granted to the team with next highest vote across all age groups, bringing the total to 16.
Secondary Prize Winner:
- On March 1st, 2019, 20 secondary prize winners will be selected via random draw, amongst those who entered the contest and distributed amongst individual entries.
Got more questions about entering for the Drills & Skills contest? Ford’s website has a full list of its rules and regulations if you need more details, and you’re always welcome to contact us at Kentwood Ford!