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Early Bird Season Tickets

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We will begin selling our Season Tickets this Friday June 5! Check back in to see how to get your hands on them! Early Bird Tickets give you over $150 in savings compared to door pricing!

25th Anniversary logo

25th Anniversary logo
We are very excited to announce the new logo. Using the original design to keep the legacy of OCN Blizzard alive while incorporating the new colors, adding silver color to celebrate the 25th anniversary.

New jersey design will also be announced in coming weeks. This season we will be wearing a silver jersey for most of the home games as part of silver jubilee celebration

 

AUCTION: Game worn White and Black Jerseys

We decided to practice our social distancing by giving you a chance to get your piece of the action until next season online!

We are auctioning off not one but TWO sets of game worn jerseys! Both the white and black jerseys are up for grabs. Blank jerseys have the option of a custom name bar addition.

Bidding starts at $250 for both jerseys together.

Bid through phone or email and we will ship it to you!

Bidding ends April 31st at midnight.

Contact Jenn at 2046205200 or email

ocnblizzard.marketing@hotmail.com

Spring Camp Postponed

Due to COVID-19 pandemic and for public health & safety, spring camp which was scheduled to be on April 24-26 has been postponed. We anticipate rescheduling this for the summer depending on the directions from hockey Canada. everyone registered will be informed of the new date

Job Opportunity: Marketing and Business Operations Manager

Blizzard Marketing and Business Operations Manager

The successful candidate will be responsible for managing all advertising and sponsorship accounts,
public relations social media and game day promotions
Reporting to the Board of Directors and General Manager.

The Director of Marketing will be responsible to ensure the promotion of the Blizzard Hockey Club is
consistent with the goals and direction of the Board of Directors from a Strategic Planning perspective.

The Director of Marketing will maintain and expand the team’s supporter base by selling advertising in
our home rink, game day programs and through various team items.
Public relations will include promoting the Blizzard at public events, coordinating the team website and
social media.

Another area of responsibility is serving as a liaison between the MJHL’s marketing department and the
club. Including attending league meetings, coordinating rink advertising and game sponsorships.
Communication skills, creativity and experience will be considered assets for this position.

Specific skills include sales, marketing and/or social media communications education and computer and
data base skills.

The ideal candidate will be passionate about providing exceptional customer service, possess engaging
phone skills as well as interpersonal and communication strengths.
The successful applicant will want to be an integral part of the team and community that drives the
growth of the club.

Salary commensurate with experience but will include a base salary and a commission based on sale
goals.

To Apply:
Please submit a cover letter, resume and references electronically as well as any questions you may
have to Kris Menard (Governor) blizzard.governor@gmail.com before April 15 ,2020

Blizzard Open Spring Camp Registration

WELCOME TO THE 2020 SPRING CAMP-APRIL 24-26 REGISTRATION WITH OCN BLIZZARD JR. A HOCKEY CLUB!

Thank You for Considering the OCN Blizzard Spring Camp 2020.  This years camp will be taking place at the Sunova Arena in Warren, Manitoba.  Check-In opens up Friday April 24th at 3:00 PM, registration deadline is Friday April 17th.

Please read through each page carefully to ensure that all information is provided accurately.

To complete registration through our secure site, please have your Visa or MasterCard information available.

REGISTER HERE: https://ocn-blizzard-jr-a-hockey-club.sportngin.com/register/form/831565175

QUESTIONS?

Please direct any questions regarding this registration to:

OCN Blizzard Hockey Operations Team
Email: blizzardcamps@outlook.com

Registration Assistance Please contact Shawna:
Email: ocnblizzard.marketing@hotmail.com

Blizzard Poker Derby Fundraiser

POKER DERBY- 

The OCN Blizzard are hosting a Texas Hold Em’ Poker derby on Sunday February 9th.  Registration opens up at the GLMC at 10:30 AM for riders, they are then able to hit the trails at 11 AM! and last rider out at 2 PM.

Prizing will be awarded to the best 5 poker hands, however prizing could be increased if enough participants register.

Ghost Hands what are they? and how can I buy them?

Ghost hands are hands purchased by individuals who cannot actively participate in the derby on skidoo, this is perfect for out of town family members, including fans, community members and pretty much anyone who would like to participate in the fundraiser.  You can purchase ghost hands by contacting marketing manager shawna (204) 620-2191, sending an email transfer, or by buying hands from players while out selling at Grub Box (this will be announced on our social media).

A canteen will be available at the Ralls Island park which includes hot beverages, snacks and FREE chili to derby riders. (donated by the Roy H Concession).

If you have any questions please get in touch with Shawna (204) 620-2191.

Blizzard Family Fishing Derby a Huge Success!

OCN BLIZZARD-Family Fishing Derby a HUGE Success

The OCN Blizzard hosted a Family Fishing derby on Sunday January 26th on the Saskatchewan River in The Pas, Manitoba.  Registration opened for derby attendees at 10:30 AM, as the derby was set to begin at 12 noon.

Early bird catches the fish!  People walked down to the derby site and selected their holes as they registered, with 10 minutes left the count down was on!

The first fish was caught within the first 5 minutes by a 12 year old girl from The Pas, followed by the second fish not even 2 minutes later.

The derby (78 participants) saw over 50 fish caught over the 3 hours, and Harvey Bignell (Youth Category) caught 10 fish himself.    A variety of prizes were awarded to derby participants:

  • Oldest Fisherman- Mr. Dosza
  • Youngest Fisherman- 4.5 Month old baby Fenner
  • Smallest Fish Caught- B. Personius
  • Door Prize- R. O’Toole (Season Ticket winner)

Prize Categories included the following:

Adults:

Biggest Jackfish- Danick Rodrigue
Biggest Walleye- Jackie Hather

Youth:

Biggest Jackfish- Harvey Bignell
Biggest Walleye- Laz Constant

The OCN Blizzard would like to thank everyone for coming and joining us this afternoon at the derby!  We hope you had as much fun as we did!