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April 1, 2009
City hosts 15th annual Streetbuds ball hockey tournament
Toronto children and youth ages 5 to 15 years will scramble for running shoes instead of hockey skates and hit the ground running to participate in the City of Toronto and Ontario Ball Hockey Association’s 15th annual Streetbuds Ball Hockey tournament. Participants take part in a series of skills, drills and hockey games.

Dates and times: Friday, April 3, from 5 to 10 p.m.
Saturday, April 4, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday, April 5, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Location: Better Living Centre, Exhibition Place

Young street hockey enthusiasts have been selected from various community centres across the city. The three-day tournament tests ball hockey skills and abilities while promoting teamwork, responsibility and other life skills. Members of the public are invited to attend and cheer on their favourites. Admission is free.

Toronto is Canada's largest city and sixth largest government, and home to a diverse population of about 2.6 million people. It is the economic engine of Canada and one of the greenest and most creative cities in North America. Toronto has won numerous awards for quality, innovation and efficiency in delivering public services. 2009 marks the 175th anniversary of Toronto's incorporation as a city. Toronto's government is dedicated to prosperity, opportunity and liveability for all its residents.

Media contact:
Toronto Parks, Forestry and Recreation media hotline, 416-560-8726,



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