MONTREAL--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CCM Hockey is pleased to announce its partnership with the first-ever all girls team to participate in the Quebec International Pee-wee Tournament, taking place from February 10th to February 21st. CCM will supply the team with top-of-the-line sticks, helmets, gloves and pants, in addition to custom jerseys and apparel. They will also be featured in an upcoming campaign for CCM.
The team, led by gold-medal Olympians Caroline Ouellette, Marie-Philip Poulin and Kim St-Pierre, is made up of the top female players of the pee-wee age from the province of Quebec. The Étoiles Pee-Wee team, otherwise known as the Pee-Wee Stars, will compete in the pee-wee AA division at the tournament.
“We are thrilled to be making history with the first ever All Star Quebec female hockey team to enter the prestigious Quebec international pee-wee hockey tournament,” said Caroline Ouellette. “Our players are about to live an unforgettable experience that will foster their love for the game. I am thankful to be partnering with CCM, a company that believes in striving to grow female hockey.”
“Female hockey programs are an integral part of the growth of the game,” said Sean Williams, Vice-President Global Marketing and North American Sales of CCM Hockey. “We are proud to support the Étoiles Pee-Wee team and wish them the best of success in the Quebec International Pee-wee Tournament.”
The Étoiles Pee-Wee team will play their first game in their new CCM equipment on Friday, February 12th at the Videotron Center.
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Reebok-CCM Hockey, a subsidiary of the adidas Group, is headquartered in Montreal. With operations in Canada, the United States and Europe, the Company is the world's largest designer, manufacturer and marketer of hockey equipment and related apparel under two of the most recognized hockey brand names: Reebok Hockey and CCM Hockey. Reebok-CCM Hockey equips more professional hockey players than any other company, including superstars like Sidney Crosby and John Tavares. Reebok-CCM Hockey is also the official outfitter of the National Hockey League, the American Hockey League, the Canadian Hockey League, and several NCAA and national teams. For more info, visit: www.reebokhockey.com and www.ccmhockey.com.