The Ontario Minor Hockey Association has created an Implementation Guide to
support member Centres with the delivery of the Programming Novice &
Below including Seasonal Structure and Cross-Ice & Half-Ice game play.
Hockey Canada has established national guidelines to ensure development of
hockey players at Initiation, Tyke and Novice age divisions and it is
important to fully understand and appreciate the benefits of
age-appropriate programming and scaling the playing environment.
To view the OMHA page directly and the Implementation Guide, please click
on the following link:
PMHA is committed to adhering to the new programming designed by Hockey
Canada, as well as the OHF and the OMHA, and PMHA will be taking the
required steps to meet these new standards including altering our own
Please stay tuned for further details.