On the ice and Floridabound

first_img Facebook Comments Ice isn’t something you normally associate with Costa Rica or Florida, but one group of kids plan to show their sub-zero mastery in both places. The Castillo Knights Peewee Selects group, shown here at their ice rink – Costa Rica’s one and only – at the Castillo Country Club in Heredia, are set to take  part in a “Breakaway Challenge”shootout competition during the first intermission of the Florida Panthers/Pittsburgh Penguins on Oct. 20 in Sunrise, Florida.The players will skate out onto the same ice where the current NHL champions play. A future hockey champion from Costa Rica? Stay tuned.Would you like to submit a photo to our #TTPicOfTheDay series? Please send horizontal photos at least 1100 pixels wide to kstanley@ticotimes.net. We’d love to see the sights with you. Related posts:Costa Rica’s Castillo Knights on the road Go, Jason, go! The key to Mondays: un buen cafecito A holiday filled with color and dancelast_img read more

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