News and Announcements
Please read the following from NOHA.
On December 8, 2021, the Sudbury District Public Health Unit came out with additional
restrictions due to the rise of COVID-19 cases in the area.
Specifically, as it relates to Team sports such as hockey, the following applies:
- Team sports or games that may result in personal contact must not be practiced or
played at the facility, indoors or outdoors, unless the sport or game has been modified
to avoid personal contact. Limited exceptions apply to professional and elite sport
leagues or associations. School-related extra-curricular team sports or games are
subject to separate measures previously communicated.
Additional information was received this afternoon from the City of Greater Sudbury, which has
-Games / Scrimmages / amateur and recreational sports leagues may be played but
associations and groups MUST modify on ice activities to ensure there is NO
PHYSICAL CONTACT between participants
Based on the above, all games within the Sudbury District Public Health Unit are
cancelled effective 12:01 a.m. on December 11, until the NOHA provides further direction.
All Officials’ assignments within the Health Unit are cancelled.
We have confirmed that we can utilize last season’s modified rules for game play, however we
also believe that there needs to be an education/re-education on those rules prior to games taking
place. We will provide to Associations, Coaches and Officials our plans for this education on
Pls note that Public Health Sudbury has made this announcement effective Sat Dec 11 12:01 am
Team sports or games that may result in personal contact must not be practised or played at the facility, indoors or outdoors, unless the sport or game has been modified to avoid personal contact. Limited exceptions apply to professional and elite sport leagues or associations. School-related extra-curricular team sports or games are subject to separate measures previously communicated.
Stay tuned for further information…. Nickel City is actively looking into what this means for us.
Here’s another update from the NOHA.
– NOHA Tournament of Champions Hosts & Team Applications
– OHF Membership Feedback
– NOHA Coach & Instructional Stream Clinics
NOHA Tournament Round-Up,
The NOHA wants to promote and support our Teams by sharing their tournament wins!
To get your team involved, please send the following to Lindsay Morell (firstname.lastname@example.org) to be shared on our social media pages:
Tournament Round-Ups will be posted Mondays/Tuesdays as time permits.
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