Upland/Finnish Boys Meet Philadelphia Flyers Kimmo Timonen

Published on February 26th, 2013

Last week, the Upland Country Day School celebrated the 35th Anniversary of their international exchange program with Finland.  To mark the occasion, the Finnish hockey visited.

On Thursday February 21st, the TPS Turku Finland and Upland Boys hockey teams attended the Philadelphia Flyers game against the Florida Panthers.

After the game, the boys were invited down to the locker room to meet Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen, former TPS Turku player from Finland.  Timonen spent time talking with the boys and signing autographs.

Kimmo Timonen meeting with Upland and Finnish players | Source: Flyers