One does not merely walk into Hockey Canada as a member of the world junior team staff.
It takes years, starting with the development programs, where you learn the system and gain the trust of the top brass. Some will apply and never get a sniff.
For Khore Elliott, the Victoria Royals athletic therapist, the call up to the big time has come. Elliott’s been appointed the athletic therapist for Team Canada at the 2019 world juniors, which takes place in Vancouver and Victoria, Dec. 26 to Jan. 5. This week Elliott was with Team Canada in Kamloops for the Sport Chek World Junior Showcase that ends Saturday.
The Kamloops Showcase is a chance for about 25-30 bubble players to…