A member of staff at New College Nottingham (ncn) has been chosen to represent the country on the England Women’s Ice Hockey team for the ‘Hocktoberfest’ international female ice hockey festival in Ontario, Canada in October. ncn student Rebecca Cooke has been selected as a reserve.
Helen Moss, PA to Director, and Rebecca Cooke, ncn High Pavement Sixth Form College ‘A’ Level student, were selected to take part in the ‘England Senior Camp’ training event in Bradford in July. The pair earned their places at the selection camp after playing for the North of England squad earlier this year.
During the four-day tournament, women’s ice hockey teams from all over North America and Europe will compete for the coveted bronze, silver or gold trophies.
Helen commented: “This will be the third year in a row that I have taken part in the tournament and I am extremely excited. It will be a fantastic experience to play against so many different teams and to re-visit the friends I’ve made from previous years.”