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Hurricanes University

Hurricanes UCaniacs, you are invited to be a part of the most exciting, informative and behind-the-scenes Hurricanes hockey class to have ever been held!

New for the 2013-14 season is Hurricanes University: Gameday Edition, which will give Hurricanes fans the knowledge they need to know about the game of hockey with exclusive behind-the-scenes gameday access on and off the ice and on press row.

Hurricanes U is an all-day gameday class for fans of all ages and skill levels who desire to learn more about hockey. The class features an educational session with a Hurricanes coach, on-ice access, behind-the-scenes tours of PNC Arena and press row, inside scoop from John Forslund and Shane Willis, a Hurricanes 101 session with Ron the Ref and more!

All Hurricanes U participants will receive a t-shirt, lunch and dinner, a ticket to a hockey game, a graduation certificate, a rules/game handbook, a graduation tassel and more! The cost of the entire program, which will take place on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, is only $175 per student.

The Hurricanes U program is perfect as a gift for birthdays or holidays as well as team building activities for work, church groups and other organizations. This program meets the needs for fans just starting to learn the game as well as those who want to take their knowledge to the next level. No prior skating or hockey experience is necessary.

If you'd like more information, please contact Ryan O'Quinn at

To learn more about the rules of hockey, download a copy of the official NHL rulebook or visit the NHL's learning center.