Stratford, ON - As we welcome the day, the Waterloo Wolves Minor Bantam AAA team is just ending their first day in beautiful Tomakomai, Hokkaido, Japan! After 24+ hours of travel, the team and their guides have begun their 6-day once-in-a-lifetime adventure 9582 kilometers from home!
Following months of preparation the trip has finally arrived and the adventure has begun. While in Japan, the team will be immersed in the local culture and play a game against the Tomakomai All-Stars!
Waterloo Minor Bantam AAA Itinerary:
March 9 - Arrive in Japan
March 10 - Visit to City Hall, local Shrine, local school, on-ice practice, welcome party
March 11 - Visit TMH, Sightseeing, Exhibition Game
March 12 - Experience true Japanese culture through a home visit
March 13 - Feature Hockey Game, shopping excursion, Farewell Party
March 14 - Depart Hokkaido, Tokyo sightseeing, Depart for Canada
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