Rose Kohn

Biography


- Her kitchen table was her office, visitors recall a clean table stacked with files and a kitchen sink stacked with dishes.

- Promoted juvenile sports in Calgary for over 30 years.

- Organized the Victoria Community Club working with involving youth in hockey, basketball and any sport they showed an interest in.

- President Sportswomen Association, Alberta Amateur Hockey Association and Calgary and District Fastball

- Some of the many offices held: Vice President-Calgary Community Recreation Association, Executive, , executive positions in both Hill Hurst Sunnyside and Victoria Park Community Associations, President Calgary Community Clubs

- The City of Calgary’s Rose Kohn arena is named in her honour.

"The more you hesitate in a game, the more your chance of getting hit. Your focus isn't there. When you hesitate, usually you're in trouble."

Sidney Crosby