Hockey Legends

of Grande Prairie

December 2014

Episode One - 1914-1918


One Hundred Years of Grande Prairie Hockey
Face-Off for the Century

In this, Grande Prairie’s Centennial year, a group of long standing sport fans feel that the role hockey has played in our community over the years should be recognized.   “ Face-Off For the Century: One Hundred Years Of Grande Prairie Hockey “  describes the beginnings of organized hockey 1914 – 1918.  This hockey history features interesting tales and colourful local characters and demonstrates that in Grande Prairie hockey is much more than simply a recreational pursuit.  Watch for further episodes describing the evolution of hockey in Grande Prairie throughout the century. Read about how it has influenced us and in turn is influenced by the supportive surroundings in which it has flourished within our very own  "Hockeyville".

Read "Face-Off"