The Columbia Valley Rockies Junior Team resides in Invermere, British Columbia, approximately 1.5 hours North of Cranbrook and 2.5 hours West of Calgary. We compete in the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League (KIJHL). This is a Junior ‘B’ league that prepares and develops players for Junior ‘A’. The league consists of 20 teams with four divisions, each division has five teams. The KIJHL is a highly recognized and well respected Jr 'B' league throughout Canada.
We are pleased to announce Manuel Osborne-Paradis as an ambassador to the Columbia Valley Rockies Hockey Club. Manny is a 4 time Olympian who has stood on many international podiums as a member of Alpine Canada. He calls the Columbia Valley home with his family and enjoys being involved with the community. In his ambassador role, Manny will be working with our athletes, coaches, sponsors and volunteers to help produce high performance results with his elite athletic experience. Check out more of Manny’s impressive resume at www.mannyski.com