Monday, January 7, 2013

Riders Lace up Skates to Face Broncos Alumni as Part of “Rider Pride Hockey Challenge”

Press Release

The Saskatchewan Roughriders and the Swift Current Broncos are proud to announce that the “Rider Pride Hockey Challenge” presented by SaskCanola will be making a stop in Swift Current, SK to take part in a special hockey game where members of the Roughriders organization will go head-to-head against Broncos alumni on Saturday, February 16th from 12-2:30PM at the Credit Union iPlex.

The special game will feature several members of the Saskatchewan Roughriders organization, including Kory Sheets, Weston Dressler, Chris Getzlaf and Brendon LaBatte and Broncos alumni, including Sheldon Kennedy, Todd Holt and Jeremy Rondeau.  All proceeds from the event will go directly to Swift Current Minor Football and the Broncos Education Fund.

Tickets go on sale on Monday, January 7th at 9AM and are $20 for adults, $10 for students (12-18) and $5 for children (12 and under).  Tickets can be purchased over the phone (306) 773-1509, at the Broncos souvenir store, The Stable, or from any Swift Current minor football player or coach.

The Roughriders and Broncos alumni will also be taking part in a special post-game autograph session for all game ticket holders.

The Broncos would like to thank our event sponsors: ServiceMaster, M&M Meats and Walker Place.

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