Introducing the Kwiblar
Take a look at the other Kwiblar news papers done by our other reporters below............
Women in Hockey
Where are Professional Female Hockey Players Made?
Minnesota has some of the nation's most uphold ice rinks and ice hockey training facilities. With an endless amount of places to train upcoming ice hockey stars have many to choose from. Massachusetts is just as good their ice hockey programs make sure you get the skills and training you need down to a "T". It can be said that these are the places where ice hockey champions are born.
This video by Innsbrook2012 shows some of the amazing skills and techniques for women interested in playing for Ice Hockey Teams in the Olympics must have. If you want to know what it takes to become an Olympic Ice Hockey player click this link.
The Dangers of Ice Hockey
She has many awards under her belt to many to count, but through her life she has been recognized as a world renowned player. She has even participated in four championships and played on an international team. No one can doubt that this girl can score and skate. She is now back to the Olympics for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.
Julie Chu in Action
Want to Learn More About the Women of the U.S. Olympic Hockey Team?
Choate Rosemary Hall a Breeding Ground for Olympic Stars?
Commitment, Honor, and Unity
Perfectly Pampered Olympians
It seems that going through the stress of being a world class athlete comes with some major perks. Julie Chu who plays forward for the American Olympic Ice Hockey Team quotes a tweet made by her massage therapist while adding, “Why we have the BEST massage therapist”, using the hashtag, “#aboveandbeyond”. While most teams do not have their own massage therapist these girls deserve it. Spending their lives training to get to this point they deserve to be a little pampered.
It may seem that most would say that a massage is more pleasure than for practice it turns out that a sports massage can have some serious benefits for athletes like Julie Chu. It can lower blood pressure, reduce muscle stiffness, increase flexibility in muscles and joints, and reducing heart rate. So I guess that it is a mixture of pleasure and practice a reward for all of the hard work these girls put forth.