Hayley Wickenheiser

A Hockey Legend Retires But Left Her Mark On The Sport

CP | Donna Spencer | Posted 01.14.2017 | Canada

CALGARY — When Hayley Wickenheiser sees girls dragging hockey bags into arenas, she feels a sense of accomplishment. The normalcy of girls playin...

Hayley Wickenheiser's Inspiring Message To Young Athletes

Posted 08.04.2016 | Canada Living

In partnership with Robax, we sat down with the seasoned athlete to talk about the state of women's hockey and what future generations of hockey players can do to engage in safe play.

Hayley Wickenheiser On Hockey, Back Pain And Recovery

Posted 08.02.2016 | Canada Living

At 37 years old, Hayley Wickenheiser is the oldest active member of the Canadian Women's National Hockey Team and has four Olympic gold medals and seven gold World Championship titles under her belt.

Female Coaches In The NHL A 'Question Of When Not If,' Says Burke

CP | Donna Spencer, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.31.2017 | Canada

Wickenheiser: "I would definitely be interested."

For Some of Canada's Best Female Athletes, Look to the Ice

Aviva Cohen | Posted 09.21.2016 | Canada Living
Aviva Cohen

In less than 10 years, the Canadian Women's Hockey League (CWHL) has established itself as a premiere hockey organization for female athletes in North America. The CWHL doesn't just provide all-star level competition for elite players on the ice. The league focuses off ice on developing female leaders who contribute to the sport in community fundraising events, management and coaching roles.

Ryan Reynolds, Rachel McAdams Inducted Into Canada's Walk Of Fame

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | Posted 10.20.2014 | Canada

Ryan Reynolds and Rachel McAdams were among several stars caught red-handed on Saturday night, as they were inducted into Canada's Walk of Fame in Tor...


CP | Posted 02.09.2014 | Canada

SOCHI, Russia - Two skiing sisters and a snowboard star fighting a broken rib gave Canada's Olympians the strong start they desired in Sochi. Canad...

And Canada's Olympic Flag Bearer Is...

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada

The Canadian Olympic Committee has named women's hockey player Hayley Wickenheiser flag bearer at the 2014 Games in Sochi. Wickenheiser is a three...

Ouellette Replaces Wickenheiser As Captain

CP | Donna Spencer, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.21.2014 | Canada

CALGARY - Caroline Ouellette was named captain of the Canadian women's hockey team for the Winter Olympics in yet another twist in the team's preparat...

How Women's Hockey Icon Feels About Anti-Gay Laws

CP | Donna Spencer, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.06.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Canadian women's hockey team captain Hayley Wickenheiser has added her voice to athletes' criticism of Russia's anti-gay laws heading into t...

Hayley Wickenheiser Graduates, 17 Years Later

CP | Donna Spencer, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.10.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Canadian women's hockey team captain Hayley Wickenheiser donned her cap and gown over a decade and a half after starting classes at the Univ...

She Shoots, She Scores!: Calgary's Wickenheiser Makes Video Game History

CP | Sarah Ratchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.28.2012 | Canada Alberta

TORONTO - She's been a pioneer in the hockey world for years. Now, Hayley Wickenheiser is making video game history too.The star of Canada's women's h...

Canada Wins Women's World Hockey Gold

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.14.2012 | Canada

BURLINGTON, Vt. - Tired of silver at the women's world hockey championships, Canada's veteran players led them to gold.Caroline Ouellette scored her s...

50 Notable Canadians Inducted To Order Of Canada

The Canadian Press | Posted 08.30.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS — OTTAWA - Actor-comedian Eugene Levy, hockey star Hayley Wickenheiser and scientist and CBC Radio host Bob McDonald are among 50...