By hlcoordinator | Aug 31, 2021

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,…


By hlcoordinator | Aug 28, 2021

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…

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

By hlcoordinator | Aug 25, 2021

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…


By hlcoordinator | Aug 25, 2021

After much deliberation, the LHA Board has made the difficult decision to cancel the 2021/22 season’s LHA Select Tournament. Given the uncertainty surrounding the ongoing COVID pandemic, we believe that this is the prudent thing to do. The potential for further public health measures, last-minute cancellations, and spectator limits create too much of a challenge…

GTHL Announces Catch The Ace Fundraising Program

By hlcoordinator | Aug 17, 2021

GTHL launches Catch the Ace fundraising program The Greater Toronto Hockey League announced today the launch of the GTHL Catch the Ace ticket sales with proceeds in support of league programming and the GTHL Legacy Fund. The GTHL Catch the Ace will feature a progressive jackpot with a weekly prize winner. The weekly draws will take place until…

LHA Request for Proposal – Director of Hockey Operations

By tom2 | Jun 20, 2021

The LHA is performing an active search for a Director of Hockey Operations (DHO), and in support of this search is accepting proposals in order to find a qualified resource. The successful candidate will report to the VP and GM of Player & Coach Development. The DHO will be expected to create a refreshed and…

Registration Open June 21, 2021

By tom2 | Jun 18, 2021

Hello LHA Families, On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Leaside Hockey Association, we are all thrilled to announce the opening of 2021-2022 registration for hockey school and house league on Monday, June 21, 2021 at noon. Register Now! The early bird registration fee for 2021-2022 hockey school and house league is $675…


By tom2 | Jun 2, 2021

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…

GTHL Announces Plans for 2021-2022 Return to Play

By tom2 | May 20, 2021

The GTHL has released a document with Return to Play guidelines for the 2021/22 season. Download the PDF to read details.

Speaker Series: Seanna Thomas

By tom2 | Apr 30, 2021

Mark Thursday May 6th at 7pm in your calendars! Our speaker series continues with Seanna Thomas, Holistic Nutritional Consultant, mom of three young athletes, and founder of Hockey Snacks Inc. She works as a food educator for families, sports teams, and organizations; as well, she is a public speaker, and media personality. She is a…