From the Desk of The Dawg Father

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

Old Dawgs Roster

At Dawg Nation we are all about “Giving Back” but sometimes we like to take a little for ourselves. The Dawg family is made up of folks from all walks of life but I’m not sure if there… Read More

Annual Colorado Christian University exhibition game

On March 3rd we had our annual exhibition game with the great kids from Colorado Christian University. This one was held before the Avs/Penguins game at the Pepsi Center and I was pretty excited to lace em’ up… Read More

Dawg Nation 2015

2015 has started off as a very busy year for Dawg Nation. Amongst our many adventures was the Pabst Pond Hockey Tourney in Silverthorne, Colorado. This annual tourney is the region’s largest outdoor tourney and one of the… Read More

Dawg Nation 4th Anniversary

It’s January 1st, 2015 and we at Dawg Nation are celebrating our fourth anniversary! In our short existence we have achieved some incredible milestones and touched many, many lives. One of those lives is Andy Barnard. Andy has… Read More

Holiday Boulder Lights Parade

There’s not much better than a Christmas parade on cool, crisp December evening. It’s even better if your family is there with you. It’s even better when you can be in the parade. And it can’t be beat… Read More