Tickets on sale for the 2010 Allan Cup

Ticket packages now on sale for the 2010 Allan Cup in Fort St. John

The Fort St. John Senior Flyers and the Host Committee are getting ready for the 2010 Allan Cup in Fort St. John April 19th – 24th, 2010.

Effective today, 11 game tournament packages are available online or in Fort St. John at the Visitor Information Centre. This package will make a great Christmas gift for that hockey fan on your list.

There are two types of 11 game packages available. The first is a Reserved Seating package, where you’ll be guaranteed the same seats in the North Peace Arena for every game, at a cost of $165. The other package is the General Admission package which will get you access to all 11 games in the General Admission/Standing Room areas of the North Peace Arena for only $110.

You can purchase your ticket package(s) online at www.fsjflyers.ca or in Fort St. John at the Visitor Information Centre on 100th Street. The Visitor Information Centre is open Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm. All tickets will then be mailed in the New Year. Ticket packages purchased after March 31, 2010 will not be mailed and will require pick up in Fort St. John.

Individual game day walk-up tickets will only be available after the tournament begins on April 19th and at increased prices. The 2010 Allan Cup organizers also hope to have the new Allan Cup website, at www.2010allancup.ca, up and running by the end of December.

The 102nd edition of Canada’s oldest amateur hockey championship will be held in Fort St. John April 19th-24th, 2010. Senior AAA hockey teams from all over Canada will compete with the host Fort St. John Senior Flyers in hopes of becoming Canada’s senior hockey champions.

Senior AAA hockey offers a great brand of elite hockey that sees a variety of players with different hockey backgrounds. Many players will have NHL, AHL, Major Junior or other professional experience, as well as players who were Jr.A and Jr.B stars from around the country.