Q. What do Sidney Crosby, Jonathan Toews, Seth Jones and Fort Frances skaters (if they register for our upcoming thanksgiving weekend power skating clinic) have in common?
A. They all will have been coached by professional power skating coach ROBBIE GLANTZ!!
FFMHA has had the opportunity to have Robbie Glantz run a two day power skating clinic for our skaters Novice and above. Mr. Glantz has instructed numerous professionals and this is a can’t miss clinic.
October 6-7, four hours on ice time. Cost is $125 and the registration form is below. Sign up today!
House league evaluation schedule now posted under schedule tab. All schedules will be posted under this tab for the season.
Link for Novice Preseason Skate Registration.
September 20 and 21 - 5:45 - 6:45 pm
A reminder to etransfer fees of $20 to firstname.lastname@example.org to finalize registration.
IMPORTANT SCHEDULE CHANGES FOR AA TRYOUTS/ NOVICE SKATES
Due to a few conflicts FFMHA had had to redo our AA tryout schedule. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience.
Also we have added two one hour novice pre season skates. A registration form will be posted shortly. The cost will be $20 for these two skates. If any parents/ coaches want to help out for these skates please contact Adam at email@example.com
Thursday, September 20 - 5:45-6:45PM
Friday, September 21 - 5:45-6:45PM
Atom AA Tryouts:
Monday, September 17 - 5:15-6:45PM
Wednesday, September 19 - 5:15-6:45PM
Monday, September 24 - 5:15-6:45PM
Tuesday, September 25 - 5:00-6:30PM
Peewee AA Tryouts:
Monday, September 17 - 6:45-8:15PM
Tuesday, September 18 - 5:15-6:15PM
Wednesday, September 19 - 6:45-8:15PM
Thursday, September 20 - 6:45-7:45PM
Bantam AA Tryouts:
Tuesday, September 18 - 6:15-7:45PM
Friday, September 21 - 6:45-8:15PM
Monday, September 24 - 6:45-8:15PM
Wednesday, September 26 - 5:30-7:00PM
Midget AA Tryouts:
Wednesday, September 26 - 7:00-8:30PM
Thursday, September 27 - 8:15-9:45PM
Saturday, September 29 - 1:15-3:15PM
As we are approaching the start of AA tryouts be aware that ALL registration fees must be paid prior to tryouts. No cash payments will be accepted at tryouts. Skaters will not be allowed on ice unless paid.
If you are having difficulties registering and paying online please email firstname.lastname@example.org
CONDITIONING CAMP STARTS TONIGHT!
Reminder of the schedules.
Group Ice Dryland
Atom 5:15 – 6:05 pm 6:15 – 6:45
Pee Wee 6:15 – 7:05 pm 5:30 – 6:00
Bantam 7:15 – 8:05 pm 8:15 – 8:45
Midget/HS 8:15 – 9:05 pm 7:30 – 8:00
See you at the rink!
Please find below a great link to a Hockey Canada document entitled "Hockey 101". In this document you will find helpful information about equipment requirements, basic rules and respect in the game.
All players will also need a hockey jersey and socks for the evaluations for house league. If you cannot supply these, please contact FFMHA and we will assist you.
CONDITIONING WEEK - IMPORTANT INFORMATION
Please note that Conditioning Camp registration fees must be paid by Thursday September 6th.
We have a waiting list started and will begin placing those players into the camp if payment is not received by Thursday.
Also, coaches are still needed for all groups as well as off ice group leaders (good way to earn some FFHS volunteer hours).
If interested in on or off ice, please email email@example.com
OFFICIATING INFORMATION SESSION
Wednesday, September 5/2018
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
IFK Conference Room
FFMHA will be hosting an information session on the above date led by Referee-In-Chief Matt McLellan.
This session is to provide an overview of our officiating program for those interested in becoming officials.
The session will consist of a overview of the program and a question and answer period.
The ability to sign up to become an official with FFMHA for the 2018-19 season will be available.
Please RSVP to Matt McLellan by phone or text at 271-4411
FFMHA Conditioning Camp
Monday September 10 – Thursday September 13
$80 per player – 30 skaters per group
Atom, Pee Wee, Bantam, Midget and High School
(players must register in the age group they would be playing in the upcoming season but may be asked to participate in a group other than their age group to even out group numbers and accommodate as many entries as possible)
Camp is open to all prospective players in FFMHA, FFGWHA and Muskie Hockey
Register at www.fortfranceshockey.com or the link below.
Anyone interested in helping on ice please email Ron at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Off ice group leaders are also needed, any High School students wanting community hours please email Ron as well.
Group Ice Dryland
Atom 5:15 – 6:05 pm 6:15 – 6:45 pm PeeWee 6:15 – 7:05 pm 5:30 – 6:00 pm
Bantam 7:15 – 8:05 pm 8:15 – 8:45 pm
Midget/High School 8:15 – 9:05 pm 7:30 – 8:00 pm
Conditioning Camp Mission Statement: To prepare youth hockey players for their upcoming season and tryouts for AA, Competitive and High School Hockey teams in Fort Frances.
CONDITIONING CAMP AND AA TRYOUT INFORMATION
Note: registration form to follow
Monday Sept 10 - Thursday Sept 13
ICE DRY LAND
Atom - 5:15 - 6:15 6:15 - 6:45
Peewee - 6:15 - 7:15 5:30 - 6:00
Bantam - 7:15 - 8:15 8:15 - 8:45
Midget/ HS - 8:15 - 9:15 7:30 - 8:00
AA Tryout Schedule
Atom - Sept 17, 19, 21, 25 - 5:15 - 6:45
Peewee - Sept 17, 19, 21, 25 - 6:45 - 8:15
Bantam - Sept 18, 20, 24, 26 - 5:15 - 6:45
Midget - Sept 18, 20, 24, 26 - 6:45 - 8:15
Please note you must have you registration fees for the conditioning week and AA tryouts paid in advance or skaters will not be allowed on the ice.
Conditioning camp and AA tryout information coming very soon. Please keep checking.
Please follow the link below or click on the registration tab above.
You may need to search Fort Frances Minor Hockey as the association or it may auto populate if you are a previous registrant.
Also AA tryout fees must be paid online with registration as no payments will be accepted at tryout camps.
A reminder of divisions and birth years:
IP - 2012,2013,2014
Novice - 2010, 2011
Atom - 2008, 2009
Peewee - 2006, 2007
Bantam - 2004, 2005
Midget - 2001, 2002, 2003
FFMHA 2018-2019 registration will open on Friday July 20/2018. A link will be provided on both the website and Facebook page.
Fees are as follows:...
Initiation Program - $375
Novice - $475
Atom - $475
Peewee - $475
Bantam - $475
Midget - $475
Goalie (Novice - Midget) - $300
2nd or more child(ren) - $375
We have had a slight increase in fees due to increases in HNO player fees and insurance, ice rental and officiating costs.
Registrations completed after October 1/2018 will be subject to a $50 late fee charge and NO registrations will be accepted after October 14/ 2018 unless approved by the FFMHA Board of Directors.
Please be advised that players will NOT be allowed onto the ice until registration and payment is completed. Thank you for your understanding.
The next scheduled FFMHA board meeting is Tuesday May 15/2018 at 6:30pm in the Ice For Kids conference room.
Agenda available under agenda tab.
ATTENTION: Call for house league and AA coaches for the 2018/19 season as well as convenors for each division - 6 in total. Please note May 18/2018 deadline for applications.
Please submit your coaching qualifications, experience and philosophy in writing by the deadline. All coaches require the online respect in sport or speak out clinic certification. Coaches must confirm with FFMHA that they have the level of certification needed to coach in a particular division.
The FFMHA board thanks all applicants in advance as these are crucial roles to the success of our hockey program.
Please submit applications to:
Fort Frances Minor Hockey Association
PO Box 306
Fort Frances, ON
or via e-mail in a .doc or PDF to:
To all those with interests in the Novice division starting in the 2018/19 season please familiarize yourself with some of the changes being implemented as per Hockey Canada/ HNO/ FFMHA through the link below.
If you have any questions please contact Ron MacKinnon - Development Coordinator.
Please find the links below for the upcoming Hockey Northwestern Ontario under 15 program of excellence camp. Dates are August 17-19/2018 in Thunder Bay. Please notice direct links for the position in which you wish to register your player.
GOALTENDER REGISTRATION - Max. 8 players
DEFENSE REGISTRATION - Max. 24 players
FORWARD REGISTRATION - Max. 40 players
John Puchalski Memorial Trophy for Outstanding Contributions to the Fort Frances Minor Hockey Association - Frank Lockman
Hockey Development Centre Ontario- In Recognition of Outstanding Contributions as a Hockey Trainer in the Province of Ontario - Trevor Armstrong
IP - Presented with Tim Hortons Medals - Tuesday and Thursday Teams - Jets, Blackhawks, Leafs and Canadiens
Novice League: Darrell Webb Memorial Trophy- Taggs Source For Sports
Atom League : David Brockie Trophy - Causeway Cougars
Pee Wee League: Leonard Cadieux Memorial Trophy - Fort Frances Lions
Bantam League: Chamber of Commerce - Bantam Green Predators
Most Valuable Goalie- Elezar Andrusco
Most Valuable Defenseman -Noah Morrisseau
Most Sportsman like Player -Drake Bodnar
Most Valuable Player - Gavin Hill
Most Dedicated Player- Canadian Tire Trophy - Luc Gagne
Most Improved Player - Mark ( Hoppers) Hopkins Trophy -Luc Gagne
Most Valuable Defenseman -Peyton Cousineau
Most Sportsmanlike Player - Linkin Wrolstad
Most Valuable Goalie - David Morrison
Most Valuable Player - Evan Wright
Most Sportsmanlike Player- Andy Grynol Memorial Trophy- Timea Enge
Most Valuable Player- L.A. "Bud" Hebert Trophy - Garrett Paul
Rookie Of the Year- Walter Christianson Trophy - Maddy Bliss
Most Valuable Defenseman-Mike Van Jura Memorial Trophy - Trent Wilson
Most Valuable Goalie - Kade Oster
Most Valuable Player- Don Lovisa Sr. Memorial Trophy- Ashton Barnes
Most Valuable Goalie- Joe Bolzan Sr.Memorial Trophy-Cohen Robinson
Most Dedicated Player- Harvey Shute Memorial Trophy-Kaleb Fernadez & Rylie Calder
Rookie Of the Year - Bryce Devoe Memorial Award- Jake Mackinnon
Most Valuable Defenseman - Anthony Bruyere
Most Sportsmanlike Player -Chris Williams
Most Valuable Player - Cameron Bowles
Most Valuable Goalie- James Morrison
Most Valuable Rookie - Dawson Allan
Most Gentlemanly Player - Tyler McDonald
Most Valuable Defenseman - Jarvis Esselink
Atom, PeeWee, Bantam & Midget AA Awards
Atom AA - Most Dedicated Player - Hunter Maclean
Atom AA - Most Valuable Player - Lucas Bailey
Atom AA - Arnie Hahkala Memorial Award - Alex Booth
PeeWee AA - Most Dedicated Player- Herb Cridland Memorial Trophy - Evan Kabel
PeeWee AA - Most Valuable Players- Emerson Evans & Noah McPherson
PeeWee AA - Arnie Hahakala Memorial Award -Evan Strain
Bantam AA - Most Valuable Player- Peyton Avis
Bantam AA Arnie Hahkala Memorial Award - Connor Lind
Midget AA - Most Valuable Player- Daymond Morrisseau
To The Humboldt Bronco Hockey Team, Family and Community, Please Know that we are keeping you in our thoughts and Prayers .
The Respect in Sport Program for Parents is a unique, in-depth 1 hour online program geared to providing the parent with information on how to evaluate and understand:
The program is a proactive, educational program that empowers parents with the tools to ensure the game is enjoyable and respectful for themselves, their children and all other stakeholders in the game.
Beginning with the 2016-17 minor hockey season a minimum of 1 parent/guardian from each family with players at the Novice or Atom level will need to take the program along with 1 parent/ guardian from any players entering Hockey Canada programming for the first time in the peewee to midget age groups.
The cost of the one hour online program is $12.00+HST and you can complete the course at the link below:
Please note if you are a coach with the Respect in Sport, than the other parent/spouse must take the Parent Respect in Sport.
If you the information you are looking for is not on the "Home Page" please go to the "News Page" section to see if the information you require has been added to this area of the website. The "Home Page" will be used only for the initial information and updates as they become available and then moved to the "News Page".