Victoria, BC- The Victoria Royals are proud to announce that Athletic Therapist Khore Elliott has been named as a staff member of Hockey Canada’s Under-18 team at the 2017 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup.
The annual tournament will take place in Breclav, Czech Republic and follows Hockey Canada’s five-day selection camp. Hockey Canada annually chooses staff members from junior teams across Canada to represent their country and work in their chosen fields for their national junior programs.
The Victoria, BC product will be making his fourth appearance with Hockey Canada in the past five years and second with the Under-18 team. Elliott was a member of Team Canada’s entry at the 2015 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup where the club captured its eighth consecutive gold medal.
The Royals’ Athletic Therapist was also a member of Team Canada Black at the 2014 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge. During the 2013-14 season, Elliott won a silver medal with Team Pacific at the World Under-17 Hockey Challenge in Sydney, Nova Scotia.
Elliott will enter his sixth season with the Royals. He previously worked with the Canadian Under-20 Rugby team (2011), the BCHL’s Cowichan Valley Capitals (2010), the Victoria Salmon Kings of the ECHL (2009), and the Westshore Rebels (2008-10). Elliott has also worked at the 2010 BMO Skate Canada National Championships and 2010 Western Canada Summer Games.