The story of two teams
That was the score in a recent youth sport contest.
What sport you ask? Well, common thought with that score line would be football or rugby, but no. This was a U8 hockey game. A game played between two vastly different sets of skills. A game played on full ice, against direct recommendations of Hockey Canada and LTAD experts.
There are several ways to look at this situation. Why are they playing full ice? How on earth, at 7 years old, is...