Learning to Skate from the Best

There's no escaping the cold during the winter in Wisconsin - especially if hockey is your game of choice.

On Friday, about 100 kids hit the ice at Marathon Park for chance to skate next to some of the best players around. The Wausau West Boys' Hockey team hosted the free event in hopes of inspiring the next generation of hockey players.

Boys and girls ages 3 and up had a chance to skate with the high school athletes, eat dinner with them, and even get a few autographs.

Click on the video link to see some of these kids in action. The youngest on the ice was a 4-year-old named Owen who tells NewsChannel 7 he wants to grow up to be a Warrior Hockey Player.


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