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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Registration Opening!

Dear LHA Members, The Leaside Hockey Association is gearing up for next season and our directors have been working hard over the past few months on how to offer the best programming in the fall when we get the go-ahead to do so. Hockey is very important to us and we know it is important…

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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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The GTHL Return to Play Framework

Greater Toronto Hockey League Releases Game Plan Outlining Return to Play Framework The Greater Toronto Hockey League (GTHL) has announced their return to play Game Plan that outlines timelines, protocols, and procedures for the 2020-21 season. Made in alignment with Hockey Canada’s Safety Guidelines and the Ontario government’s COVID-19 Return to Sport Guidelines, the GTHL’s…

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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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U7, U9 + U11 Player Pathways

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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Tryouts for 2020/21

Tryouts for the 2020-2021 season will be held at two different times this year. For children born 2009 and older (Minor Peewee –Midget) they will start on May 6 2020 (exact dates TBD). For children born in 2010 and younger (Tyke-Atom) tryouts will be held after September 21, 2020 (exact dates TBD). For more information…

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