COLUMBUS, OHIO — The Columbus Blue Jackets announced July 23 that auditions for the hockey club's official promotion teams, the Power Patrol and the newly created Cannon Crew, will be held on Monday, August 18 at Nationwide Arena. Auditions will start promptly at 5 p.m.
Members of the Power Patrol meet and greet fans, solicit fans to participate in various promotions and on-ice contests and distribute prizes during games. The Cannon Crew carries the flag with the firing of the Blue Jackets Goal Cannon, rallying fans every time the home team scores.
Auditions will be held to select approximately 25 members for the co-ed teams. Candidates for either team should be high spirited, outgoing, athletic, physically fit, comfortable on camera and enjoy interacting with fans. Participants must be 18 years of age or older by September 19, 2008 and must be a high school graduate or hold a GED.
For additional information and application forms, click here or call (614) 246-3037. Deadline for applications is Wednesday, August 13.