Celebrating Canada’s 150th & Promoting Canada-Kazakhstan cooperation through shared passion for hockey
Canada is informing that Canada 150 Hockey Days in Kazakhstan event will take place on May 20-21, 2017.
Canada 150 Hockey Days in Kazakhstan will celebrate: o Canada’s 150th birthday; o 25th anniversary of official bilateral relations with Kazakhstan, and; o several hockey milestones:
- 125th anniversary of the Stanley Cup;
- 100th anniversary of the NHL
- 60th anniversary of hockey in Kazakhstan;
- 45th anniversary of ’72 Summit Series;
- 30th anniversary of ’87 Canada Cup.
- 5th Canada-Kazakhstan Cup
To celebrate the rich history of hockey and contribute to growing the game in Kazakhstan, Canadian Hockey Hall of Fame Inductees, former professionals and hockey celebrities will be invited to participate in a gala fundraising dinner, a Celebrity Heritage Cup match featuring known names on both sides of the rink, and other events over that will:
- Raise the profile of Canada, Canadian partnerships and Canadian values through sport in Kazakhstan;
- Raise awareness and funds for the development of amateur hockey in Kazakhstan.
Sponsorship Info and Draft Program
For more information please contact:
Adam Barbolet, CITP®|FIBP®
Senior Trade Commissioner and Vice-Consul | Délégué commercial principal et vice consul
Embassy of Canada to Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic and Tajikistan | Embassade du Canada au Kazakhstan, République kirghize et Tadjikistan
Email address: [email protected]
Telephone: +7 (7172) 47 55 77