WOODRIDGE, Ill., March 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — 200×85, the worldwide leader in elite youth hockey tournaments and training experiences, is paying it forward through its new “Give Back” campaign. Beginning March 4th and running through March 21st, the “200×85 Gives Back” campaign will connect with families from all across the country to provide hockey equipment to players in need, ensuring they get to keep playing hockey. 200×85 will select five families from across the nation and provide head-to- ankle equipment including pads, gloves, helmets and pants.
“This has been an incredibly difficult year that has impacted many families in our 200×85 hockey community,” said Kevin Mann, CEO of 200×85. “Putting your customers first has always been a core value at 200×85, and along with our partners at CCM, it’s an idea that’s guiding our decisions today.”
To get involved, submit a video explaining why a friend or teammate deserves to receive new hockey gear. 200×85 will select the most compelling stories and donate equipment from CCM Hockey. They’ll also coordinate with the nominee’s friends and family to record the surprise. Visit this link for more information.
“The only thing better than the sport of hockey is the community,” said Mann. “This entire project is everything great about the people within it, and we can’t wait to see who we can help and how!”
Founded in 2005 with a mission of delivering excellence in youth hockey experience, 200×85 has grown to reach over 65,000 hockey athletes and 2,500 hockey teams annually through programs that have become the benchmark in the industry. As the worldwide leader in elite youth hockey tournaments and training experiences. 200×85 provides a more intentional roadmap for the development of young hockey players.