IIHF: Kiwi Pioneers

It began as a bit of fun – just a weekend hit-around on skates by a few Maniototo sheep farmers during some spare weekends in the month of July when ice came to the Idaburn dam in Central Otago.

Ice hockey was an enjoyable way to fill in a few leisure hours on a Sunday in the central regions of the South Island of New Zealand last century..

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