Richmond Hill, ON - The Ontario Minor Hockey Association (OMHA) is currently accepting staffing applications for two (2) OMHA Under 16 Teams. Positions available include Head Coach (2), Assistant Coach (2) Trainers (2) for the 2013 OHL Gold Cup in Kitchener, Ontario from May 7-11, 2014.
The OHL Gold Cup is an annual event created to feature Ontario’s top Under 16 players. This event will not only showcase Ontario’s talent, but is an evaluation and selection process for Team Ontario. The top 68 players from the OHL Gold Cup will attend the Under 17 Team Ontario Camp where the Team Ontario Staff will select 22 players to represent Ontario at the World Under 17 Challenge held annually in December. With eight teams and 160 players representing the ALLIANCE, GTHL, HNO, NOHA, ODHA and OMHA, the future of Canadian hockey is on display during the 20 games of the OHL Gold Cup.
As part of the revamped Hockey Canada Program of Excellence there is a transition to the OHL Gold Cup from the Under 17 Regional Camps previously hosted by HNO, ODHA and OHF Member Partners. The change is to create a continuum of development through camps and competitions for the players in their selection and preparation to participate in the international events in the Hockey Canada Program of Excellence.
All interested applicants are asked to complete the application form on the by January 15, 2014
For more information please contact:
Director, Development Programs