Submitted By Chris Morin on Friday, June 12, 2015 (89 views)
Most people will be familiar with Canadian Tire's Jumpstart program. The program helps children get into sports by providing funding to help with registration costs. Jumpstart has just launched a new program called The Big Play, which will provide additional funding for eligible applicants.
Submitted By Chris Morin on Wednesday, June 10, 2015 (432 views)
If you are a goalie or know someone who is, please take a minute to review the below link. Bauer's Concept C1 goalie mask is undergoing a recall in relation to the wire mask. The wires can break on impact, potentially causing facial lacerations. If you purchased this mask in the last two years you should contact Bauer to check on the recall.
Follow the link to read about what can happen:
Submitted By Ben Schell on Wednesday, June 10, 2015 (209 views)
The following throat protectors have been decertified by Bureau de normalisation du Québec (BNQ) for non-conformance to certification requirements (BNQ). This could pose a risk of throat laceration should a skate come in contact with the throat protector.
Neither Health Canada nor Sports Maska Inc. has received any reports of consumer incidents or injuries to Canadians related to the use of this throat protector.
Only the throat and clavicle protectors that are identified by the following product code: K101JR TCPRE and K101SR TCPRE are subject of this recall.
Submitted By Chris Morin on Friday, May 22, 2015 (191 views)
For many people hockey has just finished for the year, and we're looking to summer sports now or maybe just taking a break. For the UMHA organization though this is the time that we start putting all the pieces into place to be able to bring you another terrific season of hockey in 2015-2016, and we could use your help.
The Executive Board of the Uxbridge Minor Hockey Association is comprised of 24 positions representing the North Durham Blades, the Stars, the Young Bruins and of course House League. Presently eight
of those positions are vacant.