USA Deaf Sports Federation is proud to announce that the American Hearing Impaired Hockey Association (AHIHA), in association with USA Hockey and the Amherst Youth Hockey Association, will be hosting the 2017 World Deaf Ice Hockey Championships at the NorthTown Center in Amherst, New York.
The event will be on April 19 – 29, 2017 at the:
NorthTown Center at Amherst
1615 Amherst Manor Drive
Williamsville, NY 14221
For the first time there will be Women’s teams participating in the World Deaf Ice Hockey Championships. During the World Deaf Ice Hockey Championship the US Women’s team will play two exhibition games against the Canadian Women’s team.
More information, including the games schedule, is posted at:
Special participation and volunteers from St. Mary’s School for the Deaf will also be assisting. If you live in or will be visiting north New York State, please attend the games and show your support for Team USA Men and Women!