Hockey Update, News (Oshawa Minor Hockey)

PrintNews Article
Click to view full-size image
Hockey Update
Submitted By Lynn Jennings on Saturday, August 1, 2020
To all OMH families, coaches and volunteers:

As some of you may now know, yesterday July 31st, 2020, the Ontario Hockey Federation (OHF) released their updated Return to Hockey Framework. This document contains a more detailed description of the various programming allowed for within Stage 3 which has been further broken down into five phases – 3A to 3E.



Based on this information, we are currently in Stage 3A and will remain so until the end of August, with 3B hopefully starting in September.

While this is a step in the right direction there are still many questions regarding programming and seasonal structure for the upcoming season. We anticipate that  Ontario Minor Hockey  will release further guidelines in the coming days or weeks that we will also use to instruct us in our seasonal planning. Please note that all decisions are made in consultation with and must first be approved by local Public Health Units/Authorities as well as Municipal Facilities.

All of this said, it is our full intention to run programming this season within the parameters set out for us. What exactly this will look is still unknown, but will vary depending on age group and team/level (likely based on last season). What we do know for sure, is that hockey will look a bit different this year and it is with this in mind that we at Oshawa Minor will be working hard to set out the best programming possible for our players, parents and coaching staffs in a cost effective manner.

At this point our registration continues to be open with no payment required, and we encourage individuals to register if they intend to play this year since that will further help us in determining ice requirements and scheduling when planning programs. Once again we thank you all for your patience and understanding during this time of uncertainty and please continue to check the website for additional information over the coming weeks!

Attached please find a link to the OHF Stage 3 Return to Hockey Framework for your own viewing. Click here

OMH Executive Team
This article has been viewed 2051 times.
News ArchiveOther Recent Articles
  • 20
    Nov
    Organization
    Based on the announcement by the Ontario Government today Durham Region will be moving into the Red Zone on Monday at 12:01am.
  • 01
    Nov
    Organization
    Will Petschenig, former Oshawa General  (2015 Memorial Cup Champion) and current Oshawa Minor coach/volunteer recently released a documentary highlighting the great work that he is doing in the community with his Charity/Foundation "A Heart like ...
  • 29
    Sep
    Organization
    OMHA has released updates pertaining to modified ice.  Please see links included for all new updates. 
  • 14
    Sep
    Organization
    As we get set to embark on this unique 2020-2021 season, the Oshawa Minor Hockey Board of Directors is proud to announce that Jim Jackson has officially been named as our Association’s new Head of Development. 
  • 19
    Aug
    Organization
    As we get closer to September, we know that you have all been anxiously awaiting further information regarding what this upcoming season will look like. As we are all well aware the Covid-19 pandemic has changed many aspects of our lives, including ...
  • 19
    Aug
    Organization
    Oshawa Minor Hockey grieves the loss of hometown hockey hero and Hall of Famer Dale Hawerchuk.
  • 17
    Aug
    Organization
    Oshawa Minor is currently accepting applications for the U12 AA team. 
  • 23
    Jul
    Organization
    Oshawa Minor is currently accepting applications for the following teams.
Printed from oshawahockey.com on Friday, November 27, 2020 at 11:23 PM