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Hockey Calgary Plan for Sept 16-19 (in light of Government of Alberta announcement Sept 15)

By trailswesthockey | September 16, 2021

HOCKEY CALGARY INFORMATION BULLETIN #21-10 issued September 16, 2021   (click on this title for the full document) The Alberta Government has issued a Public Health Emergency effective September 20, 2021. Hockey Calgary and our member Associations are working quickly to clarify the restrictions and develop a plan forward. As communicated since the onset of the…

Hockey Alberta – Information Bulletin 21-02: 2021-22 Season Plan

By trailswesthockey | September 9, 2021

September 9, 2021 From the onset of the pandemic in March 2020, Hockey Alberta has established COVID-related plans for our sport based on the guidance and requirements of the Government of Alberta and Alberta Health Services. As those mandates have changed, Hockey Alberta Member organizations across the province have worked diligently to adapt and allow…

Hockey Alberta – Government of Alberta’s Face Mask Mandate – Sept 3/21

By trailswesthockey | September 3, 2021

The Government of Alberta announced a new masking mandate for the Province of Alberta. Effective 8 am, Saturday, September 4, 2021, masks are required to be worn in all public spaces and workplaces in the province. Until specific details or updates are provided pertaining to team sports, Hockey Alberta is interpreting the mandate as follows:…

KidSport – Calgary’s Biggest Bottle Drive on Sept 6!

By trailswesthockey | September 1, 2021

KidSport Calgary and our Calgary Flames Sports Bank are having Calgary’s BIGGEST Bottle Drive ever on Labour Day (Sept 6th) from 10am-3pm and we want you to be a part of it! We need YOUR HELP to collect 200,000 containers to help kids get #BackToSport this year. We will have 4 convenient drop off locations…

Hockey Calgary – Mask Requirement as of August 27, 2021

By trailswesthockey | August 26, 2021

Hockey Calgary Board of Directors has approved a ‘Mask Requirement’ for all Hockey Calgary programs and member Associations effective August 27, 2021.  These are difficult times and Hockey Calgary believes that safety of our players, coaches, officials and volunteers is of the utmost importance.  65% of our participants are under 12 and cannot be vaccinated,…

U7 – Timbits Learn to Play Program – Trails West spots almost full!

By trailswesthockey | July 30, 2021

REMINDER! The 2021 U7 Timbits Learn to Play Program is only 2 weeks away! Already registered? We look forward to having your U7 Timbit player out on the ice! *PLEASE NOTE: ice time assignments will be communicated on Tuesday, August 17th This communication will include all additional program information. We appreciate your patience as we…

Revamped U13 Rec Hockey League

By trailswesthockey | June 21, 2021

Rec Hockey has re-vamped their U13 program for the 2021-2022 season! Click here to check it out!

Hockey Alberta – Alberta Built Skills Camps for Summer

By trailswesthockey | June 4, 2021

Updated (June 24, 2021) Hockey Alberta is very proud to host a variety of skill development camp options this Summer in Calgary.   Registration Links: https://www.hockeyalberta.ca/players/hockey-alberta-skill-camps/   2021 Super Skills Summer Camp August 9-13, 2021 / Flames Community Arenas – Calgary https://www.hockeyalberta.ca/players/hockey-alberta-skill-camps/event/2021-super-skills-summer-camp-calgary-flames-community-arenas-917/    2021 Female Skills Development Camp August 13-15, 2021 / Cardel Rec South – Calgary https://www.hockeyalberta.ca/players/hockey-alberta-skill-camps/event/2021-female-skills-development-camp-880/  …

NHLCA Online Global Coach Clinic – June 21-25

By trailswesthockey | May 13, 2021

The NHL Coaches Association is hosting another GREAT lineup of coaches for the 2021 NHLCA Online Global Coaches’ Clinic! June 21-25, 2021 NHLCA GLOBAL COACHES’ CLINIC – Promo Video The NHLCA Global Coaches’ Clinic is held annually by the NHL Coaches’ Association and provides an opportunity for NHL coaches to share their knowledge and expertise…

Financial Assistance for female hockey players – deadline June 30, 2021

By trailswesthockey | May 7, 2021

Grindstone Award Foundation provides opportunities to young female hockey players under the age of 19 who have a desire to play, but are unable to for financial reasons. The Grindstone Award Foundation is a registered charity that hopes to get more girls on the ice and grow female hockey across the Nation. To date, they…