October 31, 2014

CAPS: Hockey ‘n Heels is Monday, Feb. 18

Attention ladies. Hockey ‘n Heels is back by popular demand! The Washington Capitals are once again hosting Hockey ‘n Heels of the season on Monday, Feb. 18, 2013 from 6 to 9 p.m. at Kettler Capitals Iceplex. Tickets go on sale on Monday, Feb. 11., exclusively to Club Scarlet members. Not already a member? Join here for free.

Photos from previous Hockey ‘n Heels:
January 2012
November 2011
November 2009

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Official press release:

Washington Capitals to Host Hockey ‘n Heels Monday, Feb. 18
Tickets to go on sale Monday, Feb. 11, at ScarletCaps.com

ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals will host Hockey ‘n Heels on Monday, Feb. 18, from 6-9 p.m. at Kettler Capitals Iceplex. The event is held exclusively for Club Scarlet members and features instructional lessons and on-ice demonstrations targeted towards the Capitals female audience.

Hockey ‘n Heels is held each season and provides female fans the opportunity to learn about hockey from players and coaches. Previous Hockey ‘n Heels have sold out within minutes.

Fans interested in attending Hockey ‘n Heels may purchase tickets by visiting the Club Scarlet website at http://scarletcaps.com beginning at 10 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 11. Tickets for this year’s event are $65. Club Scarlet membership is free.

The evening will be divided into five sessions. The first two sessions will be on-ice demonstrations featuring instruction from current and former Capitals players on passing, shooting and face-offs.

Strength and conditioning coach Mark Nemish will lead a third session on hockey and player fitness. A fourth session will be a demonstration on equipment in the Caps locker room, followed by a film session where the women will learn how to break down film to understand and analyze different aspects of the game. During the event, attendees will have the opportunity to take a photo with forward Jay Beagle.

Founded in 2009, Club Scarlet is a fan club for women designed to provide more information, events and networking opportunities for the team’s population of female fans.

About Cheryl Nichols

Cheryl Nichols is a Columnist and Photographer for District Sports Page. She is credentialed to cover the Washington Capitals and has reported on the community service and fan events since 2006. Cheryl has been published in The Washington Post and many other local media. She was a credentialed photographer for the 2010 season covering the Washington Nationals. You can follow her on Twitter @cnichols14.

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