Interesting Facts about Colorado Sled Hockey:
- The Avalanche were the first NHL franchise in the country to support its local sled hockey program
- The adult Avalanche team won the first ever USA Sled Classic in 2010, a tournament made up of only teams affiliated with their NHL program. Games were at the Pepsi Center. (Pierce)
- The Adult Avalanche team won the inaugural National Championships in April 2011 becoming the first team in the country to wear that crown. (Pierce)
- The Youth program finished 4th in the country last year improving on their previous year record of zero wins.
- The Colorado Avalanche Sled Hockey Program is one of the largest programs in the country with over 75 people with physical disabilities participating. We have four different teams: Adult Competitive Program, Junior Prep Team, Little Avs Developmental team, Colorado Springs
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