Andrew Desjardins donates $25000 to Walden Minor Hockey!!!

Andrew and his wife Mandy have graciously donated $25000 from the Andrew Desjardins Golf Classic held this past July.

The money will be used to pay the registrations of first time hockey players registering with WMHA, at any level.

First time hockey players who have already paid their registration fee will be reimbursed.

Pictured above are Andrew, Mandy and son Ames donating cheque to WMHA President Darren Vagnini and some young Walden players!

 

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Evaluation Weekends Schedule Posted!

*UPDATED* Click on link below for Schedules for Sept 23rd-24th!

WMHA-Calendar-2017-UPDATED-2

 

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REGISTER NOW TEAMS ARE FILLING UP!!!

There are two options for online registrations, PAYPAL and Email Transfer.

You will be directed to PAYPAL site after filling out online form.

(There is a 3 % charge included in registration fee for using PAYPAL).

For Email transfers you will be directed to a page on how to complete email transfer after filling out online form, these fees are same as paper form if paying by cash or cheque.

To register using PAYPAL for payment click below:

PAYPAL REGISTRATION

To register using an Email Transfer for Payment click on link below:

EMAIL TRANSFER REGISTRATION

PARENTS WHO HAVE NOT TAKEN RESPECT IN SPORT CLICK *HERE*

(RESPECT IN SPORT HAS TO ONLY BE TAKEN ONCE!!!)

*REMINDER* PLAYERS MUST REGISTER IN THEIR AGE GROUP! 

(If a player is to be moved up this will be determined during evaluation weekends.)

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Paper Registration Form Available!!!

CLICK ON LINK BELOW FOR PAPER REGISTRATION FORM!

WMHA_Registration_Form_2017-2018

 

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NOHA Certification Requirements!!!

Click here to see what you need to be a Coach, Manager or Trainer!!!

*NEW* this season-Mandatory Transgender Inclusiveness Training for Team Officials

Please click below to access the online training.

There is no cost but it is an OHF requirement to complete in order to be a team official (coach, trainer, manager)

http://www.ohf.on.ca/view/ohfmainsite/team-officials/gender-identity-training

Click *here* for WMHA Online Coaching Application 2017-2018!!

Coaching applications must be submitted and approved before any coaches step on ice in September.

Deadline to apply is September 1st!!!

Click on link below for paper application.

WMHA_HL_Coaching_Application 2017_2018

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Bantam/Midget Update!

Bantam Division is now full!

Minor Midget team is now full!

 

 

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NEWS FOR NOVICE & ATOM!!!

WMHA has made a decision to rejoin the ROWE league for the 2017/18 season.

This change will affect the Novice and Atom age groups.

More details will be shared as they come available.

WMHA Executive

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Updates for Initiation Program this year from Hockey Canada!!!

Beginning in the 2017-18 season, Hockey Canada is implementing a new policy that mandates cross-ice/half-ice hockey for players at the Initiation age level (traditionally 5- and 6-year-olds).

This change has also been reflected in our registration prices for this age category.

Please click on link below for details.

HOCKEY CANADA INITIATION PROGRAM

Initiation Hockey Presentation

Initiation Program Information session to be held by NOHA to be held September 18th at Azilda Arena 6:30 pm. Anyone wishing to attend click on link below to preregister.

Register Here

 

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Please see communication from NOHA below:

 

Introducing THE CANADIAN TIRE FIRST SHIFT.

 

Designed to help your child fall in love with hockey before you buy all the gear, our six-week learn to play program focuses on having fun while learning basic skills.  Equipment is included with registration, which is only $199.

We are set to run a CANADIAN TIRE FIRST SHIFT Program in Fall 2016 in the City of Sudbury and spots are limited!

We have confirmed our schedule will be the following:

  • Welcome Event:
    • Thursday, October 5, 2017: 5:00 PM to 9:30 PM (Welcome Event) at TM Davies C.C.
      • MANDATORY
      • You will be fitted for your equipment at the Welcome Event
  • Ice Sessions:
    • Sunday, October 22, 2017: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM at McClelland C.C.
    • Sunday, October 29, 2017: 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM at Gerry McCrory Countryside SC #1
    • Sunday, November 5, 2017: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM at TM Davies C.C.
    • Sunday, November 12, 2017: 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM at Gerry McCrory Countryside SC #1
    • Sunday, November 19, 2017: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM at Raymond Plourde Arena
    • Sunday, November 26, 2017: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM at McClelland C.C.
    • Transition Program (January/February): TBD

For more information, contact myself at either acorradini@noha.on.ca or 705-474-8851.

You may also visit the CANADIAN TIRE FIRST SHIFT Website at http://www.thefirstshift.ca/.

 

 


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