THE LHA ANNOUNCES NEW DIRECTOR OF HOCKEY OPERATIONS

The Leaside Hockey Association (LHA) is pleased to announce that Nathaniel Brooks (Direction Hockey) and Derrell Levy (In-Tech High Performance) will be our new Directors of Hockey Operations. Throughout the spring and summer, the LHA conducted a Request for Proposal seeking an innovative vision for the LHA’s hockey development program. The process included an RFP,…

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2021-2022 VACCINATION POLICY

Dear Leaside Families As some of you may already know, as a condition of participating in any sanctioned hockey activities (on or off ice), including house league, hockey school, Select/GTHL practices, games, etc. the GTHL has established a policy requiring the following persons (“Affected Persons”) to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (i.e.: including the 14-day…

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GTHL releases Game Plan 2.0 outlining Return to Play framework including Vaccination Policy

Wednesday, August 25, 2021 – The Greater Toronto Hockey League (GTHL) today announced its Game Plan 2.0 framework outlining return to play protocols and procedures for the 2021-22 season. Made in alignment with Hockey Canada’s Safety Guidelines and the Ontario government’s COVID-19 Return to Sport Guidelines, the Game Plan 2.0 framework was formulated with the expert advice of…

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June 13: FOOD DRIVE TO BENEFIT THE FAMILIES OF THORNCLIFFE

Leaside Memorial Community Gardens along with our user groups the Leaside Hockey Association, the Leaside Skating Club, the Toronto Leaside Girls Hockey Association and Hockey Extreme are commemorating George Turrell the “King of Leaside” by hosting a Food Drive for the Thorncliffe Food Bank in George’s honour. We look forward to the Leaside Community enthusiastic…

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Hockey Fund Assistance Programs

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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2020/21 Refund Policy

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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Return to Play for CDS and Select Hockey

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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Leaside Arena COVID Policies

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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