Monday, October 28, 2013
Calling all girls near the nation's capital:
The Washington Capitals will host Hockey ‘n Heels on Wednesday, Nov. 13, from 6-9 p.m. at Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Va. The event is held exclusively for Club Scarlet members in partnership with 97.1 Wash FM and features instructional sessions and on-ice demonstrations targeted towards the Capitals female audience.
Hockey ‘n Heels is held each season and provides female fans the opportunity to learn about hockey from players and coaches. Previous Hockey ‘n Heels events have sold out within minutes.
Fans interested in attending Hockey ‘n Heels must sign up to become a member of Club Scarlet at ScarletCaps.com. A ticket link will be sent to all Scarlet members. Tickets for this year’s event are $100 and include a game ticket for the Friday, Nov. 22, game against the Montreal Canadiens. Tickets go on sale on Wednesday, Oct. 30, and are not guaranteed for all Scarlet members. Club Scarlet membership is free.
The night will be divided into sessions of on-ice demonstrations from current and former Capitals players and coaches, as well as off-ice presentations including a Q & A with head goaltender coach Olie Kolzig and a video session with video coach Brett Leonhardt.
Players scheduled to appear are defensemen Karl Alzner, Steve Oleksy and Alexander Urbom and forward Tom Wilson.
Founded in 2009, Club Scarlet is a fan club for women designed to provide more information, events and networking opportunities for the team’s population of female fans.