Skill and Ability

Sledge hockey is Nic Klassen’s passion. Nic says that his sledge gives him a freedom of movement that he doesn’t experience on his feet. Nic explains that he loves sledge hockey because it is one time in his life where his disability disappears…there is a level playing field, no one is disabled…instead it is about your skill and ability. Nic has been chosen as one of the 2018 “Faces of Winkler.”

 

Winnipeg Ice Castles

You’ve got to take an evening to explore the Ice Castles at The Forks in Winnipeg. The ice castle is built using dripping water to create icicles. The icicles are broken off and moved into strategic places to build the structure and are covered with more dripping water. Gradually more and more icicles are added, the castle takes shape and it becomes a magical place for the whole family to enjoy. Continue reading