Friday, December 30, 2016

Coach Dev Sessions 2017

Hey all,   

Ron Graham will be presenting 2 Coach Development sessions for the new year.  These sessions are available to all NGHA coaches and their coaching staffs, so please extend the invitation!  

Please contact Ron if you are planning to attend at:
Date: Jan. 16th
8- 8:50 pm - Off Ice
9-10:30 pm On Ice Splex 2
Topic - Learning, Teaching, and Developing Creatyivity
NOTE: Coaches will be going on ice

Date: January 30th
8- 8:50 pm - Off Ice
9-10:30 pm On Ice Splex 2
Topic: Planning and Developing an Effective Practice
NOTE: Coaches will be observing an NGHA practice 

NGHA Coach Development Team

Friday, May 20, 2016

2nd Annual NGHA Golf Tournament

Last Call!

NGHA Wildcats 2nd Annual Golf Tournament

Want to support two great causes and have fun doing it?

Come play in the NGHA Wildcats 2nd annual Golf Tournament in support of the
Mary Lou Zywicki Bursary, helping NGHA players financially who are continuing their academics at College or University; and the NGHA Financial Assistance Programassisting families with financial help for their daughters to play in NGHA.

Book the date of Friday, May 27th1pm Shotgun, at Manderley on the Green Golf Course, just 5 minutes from Barrhaven.  Cost is only $100 per player and entries can be paid online through the link listed below.  Lots of great prizes, on course contests and great company!

For any questions or if you would like to donate a prize please email,


Monday, May 16, 2016

Scoring Next Season Starts This Summer

Great post about the benefits of working on velocity when shooting. Shoot hard and you'll score more. This can definitely be a focus for players both on the driveway and on the ice.

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Hockey Canada Coach 1 & Coach 2 certification clinics @ Carleton U

The Ottawa Centre Minor Hockey Association is hosting a Hockey Canada Coach 1 and Coach 2 certification course

Both will be held at Carleton University Ice House 

Coach 1 – April 16th

Coach 2 – April 17th (must do online HU prerequisite first , about 5 hrs)

If you have folks that want to get their certifications out of the way before next season starts this is a good time to do it.

OCMHA is happy to invite any NGHA members that may want to take either of these courses to register.

They can register using the following link (through the Hockey Canada website )

Friday, February 26, 2016

Coaching Female Athletes USA Hockey...An essential for your coaching file

Thanks to Jason Seymour for passing this comprehensive document from USA Hockey along. A must read, and essential document for your coaching file. I will post a link below and in the Hockey Docs section in the left-hand sidebar.
Big Thanks Jason!

link to: Coaching Female Athletes USA Hockey