Dear Leaside Hockey Association Families, On behalf of the Leaside Board of Directors, we are passing along the news that the GTHL announced on Friday the cancellation of the balance of the 2020-2021 season. Full press release is available here. The Leaside Hockey Association will now shift gears to plan a safe 2021-2022 Season. As…

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Hockey Canada Foundation Assist Fund The Hockey Canada Foundation Assist Fund is a $1 million fund that has been created to provide help to Canadians experiencing financial challenges as a result of COVID-19. The Assist Fund will provide up to $500 per player in registration fee subsidies to approved applicants who are registered with a…

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Dear Leaside Hockey Association Members, It is with a heavy heart that I share with you the news that the GTHL announced today that all sanctioned activities are delayed until January 1, 2021 pending further advice from health authorities. Given we are a GTHL organization, all Leaside Hockey Association Activities on and off the ice…

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Leaside Hockey Association 2020 / 21 Refund Policy After the season starts, the LHA may be required to modify or suspend our programming as a result of circumstances beyond our control, including but not limited to: Directives from local, provincial or federal governments or corresponding health authorities; An outbreak of COVID-19 within the Leaside Hockey…

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Dear Leaside Hockey Families, On September 1, 2020, The Greater Toronto Hockey League (“GTHL”) released their “Game Plan – Return to Hockey Strategy Guidelines” which includes teams playing CDS and NYHL Select. The document outlines in great detail how we can safely return to on-ice hockey activities for our hockey community while adhering to COVID-19…

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Hello LHA Families, While the LHA has not commenced sanctioned hockey, we would like to make you aware of new safety protocols when entering Leaside Arena. Please visit www.leasidegardens.com and watch the video on the homepage to learn what to expect and how to prepare before leaving for the arena. Sincerely, The Leaside Hockey Association.

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All U7 (Initiation), U9 (Novice) and U11 (Atom) players within Hockey Canada programming will be playing the entirety of next hockey season with the implementation of the U11 (Atom) Player Pathway. Starting in the 2020-2021 season minor hockey players, including those in the Ontario Hockey Federation’s Member Partners ALLIANCE, GTHL, OMHA, NOHA and the OWHA…

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INITIATION PROGRAM 6 (2012) AND MINOR NOVICE (2011) COMPETITIVE DEVELOPMENT STREAM For players entering their Initiation Program 6, formerly Tyke, (2012) and Minor Novice (2011) years, the LHA will be offering a Competitive Development Stream program focusing on long term player development in accordance with the Hockey Canada and Ontario Hockey Federation (OHF) Player Development…

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We are excited to announce that Leaside Hockey Association now offers branded tees, hoodies, jackets and toques! Pop over here to wear your Leaside Pride! Store opens Monday April 16th!

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