2017-18 National Para Hockey Team

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Rob Armstrong
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Position
Forward
Date of Birth
09-12-1996
HT/WT
5'10 / 150
Shoots
R
Hometown
Erin, Ont.
Teams
2018 Paralympic Winter Games - Canada
2018 National Sledge Team Training Camp - Canada
2017 World Sledge Hockey Challenge - Canada
2017-18 NPT Series vs. KOR - Canada
2017-18 National Sledge Team Selection Camp - Canada Red
2017 IPC World Para Hockey Championship - Canada
2017 International Para Hockey Tournament - Canada
2016 World Sledge Hockey Challenge - Canada
2016 IPC Pan-Pacific Championship - Canada
2016 World Sledge Hockey Challenge - Canada
2015 International Ice Sledge Hockey Tournament - Canada

Biography

HOCKEY CANADA BACKGROUND

Won a gold medal with Canada at the 2017 International Para Hockey Tournament in Turin, Italy … Won a silver medal with Canada at the 2016 World Sledge Hockey Challenge in Charlottetown, P.E.I. … Won a silver medal with Canada at the 2016 World Sledge Hockey Challenge in Bridgewater, N.S. … Won a gold medal with Canada at the 2015 International Ice Sledge Hockey Tournament in Turin, Italy … Played for Canada’s National Sledge Development Team in a three-game series vs. the United States in Amherst, N.Y., in April 2015 … Played for Canada’s National Sledge Development Team in a three-game series vs. the United States in Calgary, Alta., in March 2015 … Played for Canada’s National Sledge Development Team in a three-game series vs. the United States in Indian Trail, N.C., in April 2014 … Played for Canada’s National Sledge Development Team in a three-game series vs. the United States in London, Ont., in January 2014

HOCKEY BACKGROUND

Started playing sledge hockey in 2006 with the Mississauga Cruisers

PERSONAL

Suffered a spinal cord injury when a virus attacked his spine at the age of six … Favourite NHL player: Erik Karlsson … Favourite NHL team: New York Islanders … Son of Wayne and Angie … Has one brother, Mike

Statistics

GP
P
G
A
PIM
3
2
0
2
0

Tournament Game Log

Date
P
G
A
PIM
Nov 08, 2017
1
0
1
0
Nov 07, 2017
1
0
1
0
Nov 05, 2017
0
0
0
0

Past Events

Event
GP
P
G
A
PIM
2018 National Sledge Team Training Camp
5
4
0
4
2
2018 Paralympic Winter Games
5
11
4
7
0
2017 World Sledge Hockey Challenge
14
13
2
11
0
2017-18 National Sledge Team Selection Camp
4
3
0
3
6
2016 IPC Pan-Pacific Championship
4
1
1
0
0
2015 International Ice Sledge Hockey Tournament
5
3
1
2
0
2017 IPC World Para Hockey Championship
5
1
0
1
2
2017 International Para Hockey Tournament
4
1
1
0
2