Speaker Series: Part Two!

By tom2 | Feb 22, 2021

PLEASE JOIN US ON MARCH 4TH WHEN JEAN FRANCOIS MENARD WILL GIVE US TIPS ON “HOW TO TRAIN OUR BRAINS LIKE AN OLYMPIAN”! Jean François Ménard is the founder of Kambio Performance which specializes in mental training and leadership coaching. Over the years, Mr. Ménard has become one of the most sought after mental performance…

Leaside Hockey Speaker Series

By tom2 | Feb 14, 2021

We recognize the growing and cumulative impact of COVID-19. Many in our community are mentally exhausted, isolated, and anxious. Now, more than ever, we need to foster a strong sense of community, care, and connectedness. To that end, we are excited to announce the Leaside Hockey Association Speaker Series, a new initiative designed to bring…

Hockey Fund Assistance Programs

By tom2 | Dec 8, 2020

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…

Postponed: Season Delayed until January 2021

By tom2 | Oct 5, 2020

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…

2020/21 Refund Policy

By tom2 | Sep 21, 2020

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…

Susan Irving, LHA President on The National: How the Pandemic Will Change Minor Hockey Leagues

By tom2 | Sep 21, 2020

Return to Play for CDS and Select Hockey

By tom2 | Sep 11, 2020

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…

We’re Hiring!

By tom2 | Sep 8, 2020

We are currently hiring Equipment Room staff and Arena Screening staff for various weekend shifts. Equipment Staff Room responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: Assisting parents with selecting goalie equipment Ensuring that parents/player sign in/sign out goalie equipment Filing game sheets Distributing dressing room keys Answering general parent questions Disinfecting and storing goalie…

The GTHL Return to Play Framework

By tom2 | Sep 2, 2020

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…

Leaside Arena COVID Policies

By tom2 | Aug 25, 2020

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.