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Recent Headlines

  • Eliminating Self Talk

  • 04/09/2014, 3:30pm EDT, By Ontario Minor Hockey Association
  • Uncertainty and negative thoughts can undermine all of the confidence that has been attained over the previous days, weeks or months of practices and games
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  • Learn from the Pros

  • 03/31/2014, 9:45am EDT, By Ontario Minor Hockey Association
  • OHL Announces Details for Inaugural Coaches Conference
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  • Save for Success

  • 03/19/2014, 2:45pm EDT, By Ontario Minor Hockey Association
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OMHA Development Series

To support the growth and development of the game, the OMHA has released the Hockey Development 2013 handbook which provides a comprehensive look at new initiatives and current development programming available to our Minor Hockey Associations and members. 

Coaches Tools & Resources

Video Playlists

Player Development - Skills

Hockey Canada player skill development videos geared towards beginner, intermediate and advanced players

5000 Puck Challenge

Develop your shooting & scoring skills at home!

Hockey Canada Skills Development Camp Drills

Drills from the Hockey Canada Skills Development Camps

Hockey Canada Hockey Tips page

Skills tips from members of Canada's World Junior Teams

Dangle & Shoot Challenge

Develop your puck control & scoring skills at home!

OMHA Hometown Hockey Tips

Skill development videos from the OMHA & Rogers TV


Checking and the 4 -Step Progression

Head Contact Rule

Resources and teaching video on the new Head Contact Rule

Standard of Play

Hockey Canada's Standard of Play & Rules Emphasis


Skills Checklist & Inventory

National Skill Standards & Testing (NSST)

Hockey Canada Skills Development Camps Drills

Program of Excellence

Hometown Hockey Drill Packs

Small Area Games Drills

Checking/ Body Checking

Ian Taylor

Director, Development Programs