Sharing a love of the game

Home is where the heart is for Katie-Lynn Cummiskey, and it’s why she gives back to Pownal Minor Hockey. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

BDO invests over $100,000 in communities across Canada

With a $39,100 donation for the 2019-20 season, the BDO Goals for Kids program has now put more than $100,000 into communities across Canada in its three seasons. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Academy seminar goes virtual

Last week, for the 17th time, Hockey Canada welcomed delegates from across the country to its annual Hockey Canada Skills Academy (HCSA) seminar. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Hockey Canada statement on 2020 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge, presented by TELUS

Due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the decision has been made to cancel the 2020 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge, presented by TELUS, which was set to be hosted Oct. 31–Nov. 7 in Charlottetown and Summerside, P.E.I. The following is a statement on behalf of Hockey Canada from Tom Renney, chief executive officer, and Scott Read more

End of an era

Mel Davidson is saying goodbye to Hockey Canada on Tuesday, closing a chapter that has spanned 26 years and included almost every major international triumph for Canada’s National Women’s Team. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Fab five headed to the Hall

There will be a distinctly Canadian flavour when the Class of 2020 goes into the Hockey Hall of Fame this fall. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

By the numbers: U17 development camp

The roster is out, and 113 Canadians have earned invites to the virtual national under-17 development camp from July 19-25. The camp is the first step towards the 2020 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge this fall. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

113 players invited to Canada’s national under-17 development camp

Hockey Canada has announced a roster of 113 players invited to its virtual national under-17 development camp, set for July 19-25, as well as the coaching staffs that will lead Canada’s national men’s under-17 teams at the 2020 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge, presented by TELUS. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Hockey Canada announces partnership with Tempur Sealy Canada

Hockey Canada has introduced Tempur Sealy Canada as a new national marketing partner, focused on optimizing the performance of athletes with Canada’s National Women’s Team and Canada’s National Para Hockey Team through sleep. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

109 players invited to BFL CANADA National Women’s Development Team and National Women’s Under-18 Team Summer Camps, presented by Sobeys

Hockey Canada has announced a pool of 109 of the country’s top young players invited to participate in a pair of virtual camps with Canada’s National Women’s Program. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

No love is offside

Mélodie Daoust knew for some time that she was in love with her long-time friend Audrey St-Germain. But it took strength and courage, and some time, for her to be open about it. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

41 players invited to Canada’s National Junior Team Sport Chek Summer Development Camp

Hockey Canada has announced a roster of 41 players invited to its virtual National Junior Team Sport Chek Summer Development Camp, set for July 27-31, as well as the assistant coaches that will work behind the Team Canada bench at the 2021 IIHF World Junior Championship. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Academy sweet academy

Carmen Stark has spent 12 years as a volunteer coach at Hockey Canada Skills Academy at Osoyoos Elementary School – and she intends to keep coaching for years to come. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Hockey Canada recognizes 46 players invited to Canada’s National Men’s Summer Under-18 Team selection camp

Hockey Canada has recognized 46 of the country’s top under-18 players that were invited to attend Canada’s National Men’s Summer Under-18 Team selection camp, as well as the coaching staff for the camp and 2020 Hlinka Gretzky Cup. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Canadians honoured with CHL awards

In a season unlike any other in the history of the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), one thing remained the same – Alexis Lafrenière was the best player in Major Junior hockey. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

23 goalies invited to Program of Excellence goaltending camp

Hockey Canada continues preparations for the 2020-21 season with a virtual four-day Program of Excellence goaltending camp from June 9-12. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Seeking a trusting bond

A BFL Female Coach of the Year and HCSA instructor, Nicole McAlpine is well-regarded for her ability to effectively communicate with players, regardless of skill level. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

A doorway to Canada’s game

Born in Venezuela and raised in Calgary, Juan Munoz has seen his game grow and develop since he joined the Hockey Canada Skills Academy at St. Bonaventure School. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Hockey Canada statement on Return to Hockey in Canada

The following is a statement on behalf of Hockey Canada from Tom Renney, chief executive officer, and Scott Smith, president and chief operating officer, on the return-to-hockey process in Canada. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more

Haley Irwin announces retirement from Canada’s National Women’s Team

Two-time Olympic gold medallist Haley Irwin (Thunder Bay, Ont.) officially announced her retirement from international competition with Canada’s National Women’s Team on Tuesday. Retrieved from Hockey Canada Read more