The San Jose Sharks Mini 1-on-1 Challenge allows squirts to showcase their skills while contending to represent the Sharks at the All-Star game on January 24th-27th in San Jose, California. The preliminary competition will take place at SAP Center on Sunday, November 4th, 2018. The top 24 shooters and six goalies will be invited back for a semi-final taking place after the San Jose Barracuda game on December 9th 2018. From there, the top two goalies and top two skaters will battle for the championship in front of thousands of Sharks fans during the intermission of the San Jose Sharks game on December 13, 2018! The winning team (player and goalie) will accompany the San Jose Sharks community relations staff to the 2019 NHL® All-Star Game in San Jose from January 24-27, 2019 to compete against other Squirt-age winners from around the NHL.
*In order to win you must be able to attend and participate ALL competitions including the preliminary round on November 4, the semi-final after the San Jose Barracuda game on December 9, and in the final during the intermission on December 13. All events take place at SAP Center.
*All participants MUST be USA Hockey registered. This competition is intended for Squirt players (2008 or 2009 birth years), but younger players (2010 or 2011 birth years) are permitted to register. Players born before 2008 are not permitted. This competition is open to boys and girls.
When: Sunday, November 4th 2018 9 AM - 3 PM (Times subject to change based on number of participants competing)
*Please keep in mind this is Daylight Savings!*
Where: SAP Center (525 W. Santa Clara St. San Jose, CA 95113)
Cost: $50.00 includes participation in preliminary competition, drawstring Sharks swag bag, one tickets to the San Jose Barracuda game on December 9th, and one ticket to the San Jose Sharks game on December 13th.
Note: Parents will receive an email after the first event to claim their child's ticket and purchase additional tickets to the game.