Non-Sanctioned Leagues, News (Tillsonburg Minor Hockey Inc.)

Registration is OPEN!
PrintNews Article
Click to view full-size image
Non-Sanctioned Leagues
Submitted By Tracy Whelan on Monday, September 21, 2020
TMHI Families,

   We have had many inquiries regarding non-sanctioned leagues. Please find below the response from the Ontario Hockey Federation:
 

As Non-Sanctioned Leagues operate outside of our structure, the Ontario Hockey Federation has no way of ensuring that those Leagues implement many of the fundamental safeguards inherent in Hockey Canada programs. As a result, those Leagues may not be using the same Playing Rules that Hockey Canada has implemented to protect player safety and may not provide adequate insurance for their participants. We also cannot ensure that the quality of play in these Leagues matches the level advertised.   

The Ontario Hockey Federation respects the right of every individual to choose between participating in a Hockey Canada sanctioned league or a Non-Sanctioned League at the beginning of each hockey season. Every individual who makes the choice to Participate in a Non-Sanctioned League, however, must understand the ramifications of that choice, as described in greater detail in Section III of this policy.

The cutoff for playing in non-sanctioned leagues is September 30, 2020.  If a player participates in a non sanctioned league after the cut off they will lose all privileges with the Ontario Hockey Federation for the remainder of that season.

Full information can be found here.

Thank you,
TMHI Board of Directors
This article has been viewed 4260 times.
News ArchiveOther Recent Articles
  • 26
    Jul
    Organization
    Parents,     We are still in need of coaches to support our teams. This includes Local League, AE and Rep teams.  Please complete your coaching application ASAP so we can begin our next steps of planning the season ahead.  Coaching ...
  • 29
    Jun
    Organization
    TMHI Families,     As a reminder in order to take advantage of the early registration discounts, players must be registered and paid by July 15th. Payment in person for early registration will only be available on the following 2 ...
  • 17
    Jun
    Organization
    Attention TMHI Volunteers, Coaching Applications for both Rep & AE teams are due by July 15th, 2021. As a reminder the success of TMHI's hockey program is dependent on our wonderful volunteers each year.  Volunteers able to return to the bench ...
  • 15
    Jun
    Organization
    Registration is now open! Click here to register. Thank you, TMHI Board of Directors
  • 27
    May
    Organization
    Coach Applications are Now Open!      The success of TMHI's hockey program is dependent on our wonderful volunteers each year.  For all volunteers able to return to the bench this season and for any new parents looking to make a difference in the ...
  • 26
    May
    Organization
    Attention TMHI Families,     Registration for the 2021-2022 season opens on Tuesday, June 15th, 2021.  Early bird registration discounts ($100 savings) is available from June 15th to July 15th. Payments received after July 15th will be charged ...
  • 10
    May
    Organization
    Attention TMHI Families, We have 2 open positions to fill in order to complete our board for the 2021-2022 Season: Tournament Director Planning Director If you are interested in volunteering, please email Stephen Gradish by clicking ...
  • 07
    Apr
    Organization
    QUICK REMINDER of tonight's Virtual AGM at 7pm - Please click here to receive an invite. To review a copy of the 2020 AGM minute's please click here. Thank you! TMHI Board of Directors
Printed from tmhi.org on Tuesday, July 27, 2021 at 11:00 PM