WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW – ROYALS vs. GIANTS – OCTOBER 13th & 14th
Victoria hosts BC Division rivals Vancouver on Saturday & Sunday.
• Opponent on Saturday & Sunday – Vancouver Giants (6-1-0-0), second in the BC Division.
• Puck drop – 7:05 p.m. on Saturday & 3:05 on Sunday.
• Saturday, presented by Wawanesa Insurance, Tickets – bit.ly/2QG1EFO.
• Sunday is Marty the Marmot’s 13th birthday, presented by Great Clips and a Post Game Skate with the Players.
• Sunday Tickets – bit.ly/2yunzse.
Vancouver Quick Hits:
• Ranked seventh overall in the Kia CHL Top 10 Rankings
• NHL Affiliated Players – David Tendeck (Arizona Coyotes), Milos Roman (Calgary Flames) and Alex Kannok Leipert (Washington Capitals).
• NHL Central Scouting Players to Watch List – Bowen Byram (projected first round), Trent Miner (projected fourth to seventh round).
• Island Connections – Owen Hardy (Nanaimo).
• Royals’ 2018-19 Ticket Packages, including Full Season, Half Season and Fan Packs are still on-sale. Sign up now to guarantee yourself the best seats, prices and benefits, plus receive a collectible Griffen Outhouse Bobblehead. For more details call the Royals’ ticket office at 250-220-7889, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.victoriaroyals.com.
• Sunday – Celebrate Marty’s birthday with all his furry mascot friends including: Clippy (Great Clips), Santa Bear (CFAX Santa Anonymous), Turbo (Harbour Air), Harvey (Victoria HarbourCats), Grizz (Victoria Grizzlies), Striker (Victoria Highlanders), as well as special guests the Super Heroes if Victoria.
• Sunday – Skate with the Players:
o Donations to The Gord Downie & Chanie Wenjack Fund.
o Skate Rentals available (limited quantity).
o Skate is 45 minutes long.
o Opportunity to meet the Royals’ players and receive autographs.
o Participants 18 years of age and under must wear a helmet.
• Both Games – Chuck-A-Puck:
o A 1-night stay at Villa Eyrie Resort
• Saturday: The first 2,500 fans will receive Wawanesa/WHL branded rally gear.
o Great Clips will be providing free Royal Blue washout hair colouring at Gate 1.
o Join Marty for a free slice of birthday cake at Gate 1 after Sunday’s game (limited quantities available).
• Saturday – Second Intermission:
o Wawanesa Drive to Win – A head-to-head Wawanesa branded remote control car race, where first place will win a $100 gift card to the Royals’ Team Store and second place will take home a $50 gift card to the Royals’ Team Store.
• Sunday – Second Intermission:
o Great Clips Hair Styling Contest – Contestants will style their teammates hair with the winner receiving free haircuts for year. The runners up will receive one free hair cut each.