Calgary, AB – The Western Hockey League will be hosting a WHL Officiating Development Camp this week in Calgary, Alberta, at the Father David Bauer Arena, from June 21 – 24. The camps feature classroom sessions, fitness sessions, instructional on-ice sessions, and game situations.

The camps are designed to assist with the personal development of all officials in attendance, and to evaluate prospect WHL officials in game situations. In the past two years, fifteen officials (referees and linesmen) have become members of the WHL Officiating Staff after attending the WHL Officiating Development Camp.

WHL Officiating Development Camp

What: 2012 WHL Officiating Development Camp

– WHL Official Prospects
– WHL Director Officiating Kevin Muench, WHL Assistant Director Kevin Acheson, WHL Supervisor of Officials Gerard Hayes
– WHL Alumni Officials currently working in the NHL: Referees Tom Kowal and Kyle Rehman along with Linesman Vaughn Rody, will be heavily involved with instruction
– Also in attendance to assist with instruction, another WHL Alumni Official currently working as a Manager of Officials for the NHL, Lance Roberts

THURSDAY, June 21st

4:45 Ice Session – (FDB)

5:45 Ice Session – (FDB)

7:30 Classroom – (FDB)

Friday, June 22nd

8:15 Ice Session – (FDB)

9:45 Fitness – (FDB)

1:15 Fitness – (FDB)

8:30 Ice Session – (FDB)

Saturday, June 23rd

8:15 Classroom – (FDB)

9:30 Ice Session – (FDB)

1:00 Classroom – (FDB)

2:15 Ice Session – (FDB)

Sunday, June 24th

9:00 Ice Session – (FDB)

1:00 Ice Session – (FDB)

**WHL Official prospects participating in the camp will ALL be officiating games at the Stampede Challenge AAA Hockey Tournament being held June 22-24.
For tournament details visit: www.stampedechallenge.com

Father David Bauer Arena
2424 University Drive NW
Calgary, Alberta