When Hockey Stops follows León, the league’s leading scorer, who is suddenly sidelined by an injury as his team heads toward the championship title. How will León deal with his time off the ice? How can he help his team win when he can’t skate? This story explores the many challenges of having your passion put on pause and reveals that mental fitness is just as important as physical fitness.
Whether you’re a hockey player, a sports fan, or someone dealing with a situation outside of your control, When Hockey Stops is the book for you. With messages of resilience, sportsmanship, teamwork, and leadership, this story is one that has value for readers of all ages.
“This book highlights how great a game hockey is for children, and how that same mental toughness and resilience needed to be a champion on the ice can be applied off the ice.“ - Ben Harrow - CPT(Ret), US Army Special Forces, Sled Hockey Para-Olympian