At 87, Goaltender Still Defends in Senior Hockey League

At 87, Goaltender Still Defends in Senior Hockey League

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hockey-senior-goalie-cc-hugo-royer.jpg87-year-old goaltender Jim Martin was the oldest player on the ice at the Geriatric Hockey League matchup in Burnaby, B.C.

Cliff Ronning, a former forward for the National Hockey League’s Vancouver Canucks, was the game’s referee. It was inspiring, he said: “To be able to see the passion of these guys at the age of 80, I hope one day I get there and [am] able to put the skates on.”

(Continue reading in Washington Post)

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