Viona Harrer, for once in a Finnish jersey the instructors wore, during a session for Finnish kids at the 2014 IIHF Hockey Development Camp.
VIERUMÄKI, Finland – 27-year-old Viona Harrer recently ended her career as a goalkeeper after her first Olympic Winter Games in Sochi 2014, eight World Championship participations (including Division I play) and 163 national team games for Germany to cut down on her playing career.
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Olympic gold medal game ref and new referee instructor Joy Tottman (middle) with two of the aspiring game officials at the 2014 IIHF Hockey Development Camp, Ainslie Gardner from Australia (left) and Jessica Brambilla from Italy (right). Photo: Martin Merk
VIERUMÄKI, Finland – The 2014 IIHF Hockey Development Camp also included a program with 21 game officials who hope to reach the international level – and a first-time referee...