Avalanche Thanksgiving Update

Hi Avalanche Families, While Thanksgiving may look a little different for many of us this year, I am especially thankful that our girls are back together on the ice.  Recent events in our broader North Shore communities should be a reminder for us all that COVID-19 is present in our community. In order to limit…

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IMPORTANT COVID SAFETY UPDATE: Off-Ice Team Activities Discouraged

Dear Avalanche Families: We understand that teams may be interested in planning off-ice activities (dry land, video session, other team activity).  The North Shore Female Ice Hockey Association (Avalanche) does not encourage off-ice team activities or events at this time. Team officials should limit off-ice activities. If deemed necessary, off-ice activities should be kept small…

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SAVE THE DATE: Avalanche HCSP “Team Safety” ZOOM Meeting on Oct 7 @ 7PM

“Save the Date”: October 7th 7 pm ZOOM Meeting (invite link to follow) Avalanche Hockey Canada Safety Person (HCSP) “Team Safety” Info Session It has already been an interesting and busy hockey season with tryouts and teams taking shape, plus our youngest players having now had a chance to get on the ice for their…

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IMPORTANT: Avalanche Player Illness Policy and Guidelines

Hi Avalanche Families: It has been great to see everyone back at the arena!  As our hockey season gets underway, we’d like to send out an important reminder about player illness.  A global pandemic brings with it a heightened sense of caution and vigilance.  To that end, under the Avalanche Illness Policy, the following things…

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SAFETY UPDATE: No “Rollergard” Skate Guards Please!

Please do not wear “rollergards” to or from any of the ice rinks (Canlan, HJ, KM or WV).  We have witnessed several frightening incidences of players navigating stairs, ramps, parking lots, cars and more in rollergards this year already as they attempt to enter or exit a facility.  If your player arrives or exits with…

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