KMHA News

Mouth Guard Policy Update 2014

Mouth Guard Policy Update 2014

ODMHA mouth guard rule. The ODMHA has now replaced its mandatory mouth guard rule for all players in the Ottawa area. Where it previously stated that mouth guards were mandatory during all on ice activities, the word mandatory has now been replaced with recommended. Therefore, effective Immediately, mouth guards are no longer a required piece […]

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Congratulations to our Minor Peewee B team for being named January’s team of the month

Congratulations to our Minor Peewee B team for being named January’s team of the month

Congratulations to our Minor Peewee B team for being named January’s team of the month

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Major Atom B Kanata Blazers win Capital Winter Classic

Major Atom B Kanata Blazers win Capital Winter Classic

The Major Atom B Kanata Blazers went undefeated during the Kanata Winter Classic at Bell Sensplex.  The boys pulled together and played for the crest on the front of their jersey, not the name on the back. Dominating at each end of the ice and winning their individuals battles Kanata advanced to the Semi Finals […]

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Community Engage

Community Engage

  Community Engage This program generates fundraising dollars for the Association.  We offer various deals on hockey related businesses/products. There is always a Savings component as well as a Fundraising portion – normally 12.5% of most purchases is given back as Fundraising. There are 2 deals posted now that everyone can check out;   http://communityengage.com/odmha/getdeal/KMHA   1. The Ottawa […]

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Bantam Charity Tournament

Bantam Charity Tournament

The Kanata Minor Hockey Association Proudly Presents the 3rd Annual Kanata Bantam Charity Tournament February 28, 2014 – March 2, 2014 All profits will be donated For all details please visit http://bantamcharitytournament.kmha.ca/

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Selected News

Mandatory Equipment Reminder

Mandatory Equipment Reminder

Helmet Reminder   Helmets to be worn at all times by players when on Bench and Ice. Reminder to all coaches/bench staff and trainers that all players, including goalies are to have helmets on at all times when on the bench and the ice.  This includes behind the glass, as there is opportunity for pucks to […]

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KMHA Divisional Sponsors

KMHA Divisional Sponsors

KMHA Divisional Teams are helped by the generous contribution of a number of local businesses. Check out the list of our sponsors and the divisions they are helping here: KMHA Divisional Sponsors If you represent a business and you would like to sponsor KMHA, please contact us at info@kmha.ca

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Bullying

Bullying

Bullying is a widespread and serious problem that can happen anywhere. It is not a phase children have to go through, it is not “just messing around”, and it is not something to grow out of. Bullying can cause serious and lasting harm. Although definitions of bullying vary, most agree that bullying involves: Imbalance of […]

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Keeping Things in Perspective

Keeping Things in Perspective

Don Lucia, coach of the University of Minnesota’s men’s hockey team talking about parents and coaches in youth hockey. Fun at all costs!

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Head Contact Rule

Head Contact Rule

PLAY SAFE, PLAY SMART   “LEARN MORE ABOUT THE HEAD CONTACT RULE” Resources to understand the head contact rule including great videos Coach tools to support pre-season parent and team meetings Concussion resources including responsible “return to play guidelines” http://hockeycanada.ca/headcontactrule 2011/2012 RULE CHANGE Rule 6.5 Head Contact In Minor and Female, a Minor Penalty shall […]

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House News

Atom B3 Win Renfrew MHA Tournament

Atom B3 Win Renfrew MHA Tournament

Congratulations to our Atom B3 team that were named the champions for the Renfrew MHA Atom B Tournament on November 16th.They achieved a 3-2 double overtime win in the semi-final over the Ottawa Center Titans, followed by a  victory over Stittsville . Coach Wayne credits a strong offence by everyone and solid goaltending by Neil […]

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House League Game Times

House League Game Times

House League game Times Novice 1st period 15 minutes run time 2nd period 15 minute run time 3rd use the remaining time up to 50min mark run time Atom 1st period 15 minutes run time 2nd period 15 minute run time 3rd use the remaining time up to 50min mark run time Peewee 1st period […]

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Ottawa Senators Hockey Programs 2013/14 Weekly Skills Programming

Ottawa Senators Hockey Programs 2013/14 Weekly Skills Programming

Registration is now open for all four sessions of 2013/14 Weekly Skills Programming   Ottawa Senators® Hockey Programs youth weekly skill sessions will begin on Tuesday, October 15. All of these programs will be delivered in a fun and educational environment and will be led by our well-trained and highly knowledgeable instructors. Each lesson plan […]

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House League Coach and Volunteer Awards

House League Coach and Volunteer Awards

Congratulations to the following House League award winners for the 2012/13 season.  The awards were handed out on Coach Appreciation Night. 2012-2013 Coach of the Year Midget A- Rob Rathwell 2012-2013 Coach of the Year Midget B- Darin Bailey 2012/2013 Midget Volunteer of the Year- Ken McGuirk 2012/2013 Midget Volunteer of the Year- Jon Lovagi […]

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Checking – House League

Checking – House League

This is a reminder to all coaches and members of KMHA that we has an Association, decided to go non-checking in House This is binding on all coaches and players and there is no leeway. PeeWee, Bantam and Midget coaches may think a clinic takes care of this requirement, but the answer to that is […]

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Competitive News

Major Peewee B Blazers Win Jay Peak Tournament

Major Peewee B Blazers Win Jay Peak Tournament

After being eliminated from the semi-finals in a tough 4 games series last Wednesday night, the Major Peewee B Blazers rebounded in a big way over the weekend with a convincing win in Jay Peak, Vermont.  We went 5-0 over the tournament outscoring the opponents 24-2.  It was a great way to cap off a […]

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Kanata Atom B Win Kemptville Tournament

Kanata Atom B Win Kemptville Tournament

The Atom B team took in a late season tournament in Kemptville and finished their 2013/14 season on a high note. The team competed in 3 games and came home with the B medals and championship banner.

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Back to Back Tournament Wins for the Kanata Minor Peewee B Team!!

Back to Back Tournament Wins for the Kanata Minor Peewee B Team!!

Back to Back tournament wins for the Kanata Minor Peewee B Team!!  The Kanata Minor Peewee B Team continues on their winning streak in an exciting double overtime win against the Leitrim Hawks! Showing again how they play together as a team, with determination and control of the play, the boys continue to show their […]

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Kanata Minor Peewee B Win Niagara Falls Blizzard Challenge

Kanata Minor Peewee B Win Niagara Falls Blizzard Challenge

Congratulations to the Kanata Minor Peewee B Team on their second tournament win at the Niagara Falls Blizzard Challenge. The team went undefeated in the tournament and were commanding with 22 goals for and only 3 goals against! The final game against NCCYHA was an exciting game with a 7-1 victory. The team impressed everyone […]

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Kanata Blazers Major Peewee AA Win Bell Capital Cup

Kanata Blazers Major Peewee AA Win Bell Capital Cup

A rare commitment to excellence and team play drives the Kanata Blazers major peewee AA to win the Bell Capital Cup Billed as the “world’s premier atom and peewee hockey tournament”, the Bell Capital Cup is an amazing annual event that takes place at rinks all across Ottawa between Christmas and New Years’ Day.  More […]

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Other Recent Posts

Bantam A Kanata Thunder Win Jay’s Peak Tournament

Bantam A Kanata Thunder Win Jay’s Peak Tournament

February 14, 2014

The Kanata Thunder put on a tremendous display of team work the weekend of February 7th – 9th battling their way through to the finals where they were crowned champions of the Jay’s Peak Avalanche tournament. Led by Kian O’Mahony’s stellar goaltending and Alex Trzmiel’s offensive outburst the team started off strong breezing by the […]

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Congratulations to Team of the Month Winners for December

Congratulations to Team of the Month Winners for December

December 18, 2013

Kanata Major Midget B Blazers are Regional Silver Stick Champions Showing that success comes when playing as a team, the Kanata Blazer Major Midget B team emerged as Regional Champions at the Silver Stick in Pembroke, Nov. 30 to Dec. 2. In round-robin play the Blazers faced the Cumberland Junior Grads on Friday night and […]

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Congratulations to Team of the Month Winners for November

Congratulations to Team of the Month Winners for November

December 17, 2013

Kanata Bantam B2 Tigers Win Brockville Tournament   The Kanata Bantam B2 Tigers won their first tournament of 2013 in Brockville. Kanata won all of their games and finished with a 5-0 record. They defeated Montreal Lakeshore 5-1 in the Semi-Finals and were able to hold off the hosting Brockville Jr. Braves in an exciting […]

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Kanata Blazers Minor Peewee B team win Capital Mid-season Showdown Tournament

Kanata Blazers Minor Peewee B team win Capital Mid-season Showdown Tournament

November 25, 2013

The Kanata Blazers Minor Peewee B team win the 9th annual Capital Mid-season Showdown Tournament at the Bell Sensplex! With 10 teams in their division they finished fourth in the round-robin play, and went on to defeat North Toronto in the semi-finals and Credit Valley in the final game with a 4-2 victory! Great work […]

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Kanata Peewee B7 Ice Demons Win Wally Beavis Tournament in Peterborough

Kanata Peewee B7 Ice Demons Win Wally Beavis Tournament in Peterborough

November 20, 2013

Congratulations  to our Kanata Peewee B7 Ice Demons who won 5 of their 6 games at the Wally Beavis House league Tournament in Peterborough last weekend winning the final in overtime!

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Kanata Blazers Major Peewee AA Win Capital Fall Classic Tournament

Kanata Blazers Major Peewee AA Win Capital Fall Classic Tournament

November 14, 2013

The Kanata Blazers Major PeeWee AA team continue their winning ways by capturing the Capital Fall Classic. This represents the second tournament win in a row this year for the Blazers. Kanata was able to win all games with a 6-0 record with 23 goals scored for and 9 goals scored against. The semis and […]

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Kanata Blazers Major Bantam B Win Green Mountain Avalanche Tournament

Kanata Blazers Major Bantam B Win Green Mountain Avalanche Tournament

November 14, 2013

The Kanata Blazers Major Bantam B competed in the Green Mountain Avalanche tournament in Jay Peak, Vermont from Nov 1-3, 2013.  The team won the tournament going 3-0 in the round robin against three teams from the USA including the Rochester Grizzlies, Minutemen Flames and WTM Massachusetts. In the final Kanata faced an old rival in […]

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Kanata Blazers Major PeeWee AA team Wins Tournament in Peterborough

Kanata Blazers Major PeeWee AA team Wins Tournament in Peterborough

September 23, 2013

The Kanata Blazers Major PeeWee AA team won their first tournament of the year in Peterborough. The team won all 6 of their games and tallied a total of 18 goals for and 3 goals against. Coach Bernie Pimm and his staff demanded a disciplined “team-play” approach that led to balanced scoring, shut-down defense, with […]

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Carleton University Parking

Carleton University Parking

August 21, 2013

Carleton University Parking If your team has ice scheduled at the Carleton University Ice House, parking passes are no longer required for those parking in the ice house parking lot on evenings and weekends.

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Coaching Clinics for 2013-2014 Season

Coaching Clinics for 2013-2014 Season

June 25, 2013

2013/14 Coach Clinics  It is important for coaches to know that ALL head coaches and assistants with ALL competitive teams will be required to have Dev 1 Certification. They will have until December 31, 2013 to do so.   KMHA is now confirmed for hosting a Coach Stream clinic on Sunday November 17, from 9am-5pm […]

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