Kerry Park Recreation Centre – Home of the Kerry Park Islanders
Load the Press Release from the Cowichan Valley Regional District on REALice
Founded in 1970 and home to the Minor Hockey Association’s Kerry Park Islanders, the Kerry Park Recreation Centre
is an indoor ice rink open seasonally from July to April. It offers public ice skating, figure skating, ice hockey, and curling.From April to July, the arena’s dry floor space is used for lacrosse, ball hockey, and in-line hockey as well as trade shows and conventions. The Cowichan Valley Minor Lacrosse play and practice here.Features
: Standard size arena (200 ft x 85 ft), seating capacity of 750 people, 5 dressing rooms, referee room, announcing booth, warm room, skate rental shop with skate sharpening, and a concession.
Electricity savings (Kerry Park Arena, Vancouver Island):
Chart: average kWh/Day comparison before and after REAL ice. The REALice® system enables to save on average 720 kWh/day.
Operations Coordinator at Kerry Park Tony Liddle says:
“Our staff and users are completely satisfied with the switch, in fact if we hadn’t told users about it they wouldn’t even have noticed the change. On top of that, we are already seeing reductions in our gas and electricity usage.”