BROOKLYN (February 19, 2016) - On Sunday, Feb. 21, Islanders forward Ryan Strome will visit a ‘Try Hockey for Free’ floorball clinic from 2-3:30 p.m. at the Bergen Beach Youth Organization’s Community Sports Complex in Brooklyn.
The event, in partnership with Generation Floorball and Millennium Development, is open to the public, and will be held in conjunction with USA Hockey’s Hockey Weekend Across America (HWAA). HWAA dedicates the weekend to celebrate hockey and provide opportunities for new fans to try the sport.
The Islanders have also partnered with Generation Floorball and Millennium Development to bring hockey to seven different elementary and middle schools in Brooklyn through an eight week program. The program, which aims to generate interest in the sport of hockey and promote healthy, active lifestyles, consists of intramural games and a mini-league.
*MEDIA IS INVITED TO COVER*
Ryan Strome, Islanders forward
Representatives from Generation Floorball and Millennium Development
The Islanders, in partnership with Generation Floorball and Mellinneum Development, will hold a public clinic.
Sunday, February 21 from 2-3:30 p.m.
Bergen Beach Youth Organization Sports Complex
2335 Bergen Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11234
About Generation Floorball
Generation Floorball LLC is one of the oldest floorball suppliers in the United States. Their floorball brand, Generation Floorball is the only existing American brand. They are a growing company based out of New York and who specializes in floorball solutions for start-up floorball entities such as schools, after-school programs and ice hockey teams. Their mission is to share their passion for the game, help expand the playing of the sport in North America and to provide every customer with affordable and durable products through excellent service. Generation Floorball provides groups and teachers/instructors with all the necessary know-how and equipment to run successful, safe and fun floorball activities. For more information about Generation Floorball, please click here: http://store.gfloorball.com