Posts by georgebellhockey

NEW CROSS ICE BOARDS HAVE ARRIVED

The GBHA is ahead of the game when it comes to implementing Hockey Canada’s move to cross-ice hockey for its youngest players. This weekend was the first using our new Cross Ice Board System for our Novice Division House League. The boards allow two cross ice games to be played simultaneously – or to have…

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HOCKEY CANADA MANDATES CROSS-ICE PLAY FOR YOUNGEST PLAYERS

http://www.hockeycanada.ca/en-ca/news/2017-coach-policy-puts-emphasis-on-development   New policy mandates cross-ice and half-ice hockey for Initiation-aged players March 27, 2017 Hockey Canada wants all of Canada on the same page when it comes to the delivery of its Initiation Program – traditionally a player’s first brush with organized hockey at the ages of five and six. Although the Initiation Program…

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George Bell Tykes at the ACC

Our George Bell Tykes recently took to the ice at the ACC.  The group skated between periods at the Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Montreal Canadiens game on January 7, 2017.  Highlight attached!  Tykes at ACC.    

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NEW – Respect in Sport Parents Program

Under a new ruling by the Ontario Hockey Federation, one parent of every minor hockey player is required to take the Respect in Sport Parent Program before September 1, 2016.  This course is mandatory to have the Player’s registration approved. The cost of taking the program is $12 plus tax and is paid directly on-line when…

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2015 – 2016 GRAND CHAMPIONS!

The GBHA was named the NYHL 2015-2016 GRAND CHAMPION with the most Select Team Tier Championship Wins! There’s a shiny new Gold Banner for us to hang at the arena.  The 2015-2016 season saw 18 of our Select Teams make the Semi-Final Round with 8 of those teams making the Finals and 5 winning their…

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Parent Code of Conduct

As a parent or spectator: 1. I will not force my child to participate in sports. 2. I will remember that children participate to have fun and that the game is for youth, not adults. 3. I will inform the coach of any physical disability or ailment that may affect the safety of my child…

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Player Code of Conduct

1. I will play for the fun of it, not to please my parents or coach. 2. I will do my best at all times, for myself and for my team. 3. I will have fun, make friends, improve my skills, and play safely. 4. I will be a good sport; I will not defend…

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