(ISN) – Prince Albert, Saskatchewan — The only Canadian to ever both play and coach at the World Junior Championships, World Senior Championships, Olympic Games and in the NHL, Marc Habscheid, will be the guest speaker at the 10th Annual SaskPower Training for Life Power Breakfast, Tuesday, March 24th at 7:00 AM in the Ches Leach Lounge. Proceeds from the breakfast go to Special Olympics
Saskatchewan and the Prince Albert Raider Education Fund.
Habscheid, who took over as the Head Coach of the Raiders on November 1st, has been a featured speaker across Canada. From his time in the Edmonton Oilers dressing room of the early 1980’s, through his time with the Canadian National Team to being Associate Coach of the Boston Bruins, Habscheid is one of our nation’s most traveled hockey men.
The first nine Training for Life Power Breakfasts have featured the likes of Jungle Jim Hunter, George Reed, Jeremy O’Day, Sami Jo Small, Mark Tewksbury, Carla McLeod , Jim Hopson, Tom Wright and Mike McCullough and have all sold out. Over $50,000 has been raised over the first nine breakfasts for both Special Olympics and the Raider Education Fund.
SaskPower is the presenting sponsor of the event with major sponsors Kin Enterprises, AODBT, Mr. Plumber, Conexus Credit Union, Broda Construction, Frank Dunn Toyota, River Park Funeral Chapel and Crown Vacuum. Tables of 8 for the event are $225 each and available from committee members. A limited number of individual tickets, which are $30 each are available at the Prince Albert Raiders Office.