From the Desk of The Dawg Father

Movember – The NCHC Officials Fundraiser

The DU Pioneers have a big series this weekend as #1 ranked St. Cloud State comes to town to take on the #3 ranked Pios. As part of he weekend festivities, our friends in the stripes (NCHC Officials)… Read More

Destination Denver Realty Charity Challenge

Christina Montoya Thank you for visiting this web page where Rob Mancey is collecting contributions to help Christina Montoya.  DAWG Nation is a registered 501(c) (3) so your donation is fully tax deductible. Christina (Toya) is an amazing person… Read More

Thank You Colorado Springs Thunder!

Charity Jersey Auction Saturday night, members of the Colorado Springs Dawgs were the guests of the Colorado Springs Thunder, of the Professional Inline Hockey Association, for their series versus the Colorado Stallions and their annual charity jersey auction…. Read More

Dave Repsher Update

Dave has left the building! With great joy we would like to share that Dave “D-Rep” Repsher has left his hospital room for the comfort of his own apartment with Amanda and Turq!! This is incredible news and a… Read More

Back to School!

I had the pleasure of meeting Cody “Beeks” Beekman four years ago. We met while Cody was at Craig Hospital recovering from a life changing car accident. Cody and I have grown close over the last few years… Read More

Special Honor for a Special Dawg

Many of you aren’t aware that I was born in England and immigrated to North America at a young age. As a youngster I was not a citizen of the United States, but I always felt like an… Read More

More Than a Coincidence

As you all know, Dawg Nation began primarily as a way to pay tribute and honor our fallen teammate and friend Jack Kelly. Since the inception of Dawg Nation you can see the Kelly girls, Jack’s daughters, at… Read More

A Message From Dave and Amanda

The following note was handed to Dawg Nation President, Martin Richardson, before the Dave Repsher benefit on Saturday, January 9th, by Dave’s mother. She requested we read this powerful note to the audience as an acknowledgment and thanks… Read More

Skating with a Legend

Being a long time Avs fan it never gets old getting to spend time with some the legends that skated for the burgundy and blue. One of the perks of Dawg Nation is having the opportunity to meet… Read More

Dawg Nation Wins SCI Community Award

The Dawgs clean up well!  A good looking group of ten Dawgs and Dawgettes enjoyed a nice night out at the “Hops for Hope” gala in November.  The event is the Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) Project’s premier fundraising… Read More

Dawg Nation Loses a Good One

Over the last two years I was able to get to know a very special young man.  Craig Moilanen was a son, brother, husband and father who left us way too young.  Craig fought an amazing battle against… Read More

All in the Family


Dawg Nation Hockey Foundation began in 2011 but has always been a family affair.  Over the years Dawgs teams have included brothers, fathers and sons and even husbands and wives.  I’ve been lucky to be part of that… Read More