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Female U18 AAA Coaching Opportunities

Hockey Winnipeg is now accepting applications to coach in the Female U18 AAA program for the 2021/2022 season with the Winnipeg Avros and the Winnipeg Ice hockey teams.

 

All applicants must have the appropriate coaching certifications as outlined in the Hockey Manitoba coaching requirements. Please note the coaching certification requirement to head coach at the Female U18 AAA level is High Performance 1 (HP1).

 

We are seeking intelligent, organized, and respectful coaches with a high level of proficiency in hockey development both on and off the ice. Ideal candidates will have excellent communication and leadership skills along with the ability to provide individual attention and feedback to a variety of players. Selected coaches will be dedicated to being a mentor and role model, ensure all players on their team feel valued, and have a general understanding of athletic development.

 

Coaching staffs will report directly to the Hockey Winnipeg Female Council. Also, due to the high level of commitment involved with these programs, coaches will be provided with an honorarium based on their qualifications.

 

Interested applicants must forward their hockey coaching cover letter and resume to Brent Poplawski at development@hockeywinnipeg.ca. The deadline for applications is April 30, 2021.

Coach Application Announcement

Only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

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Hockey Winnipeg Communication – February 25, 2021

With the changes to the Manitoba Public Health orders coming into effect today, this will allow for organized practices and exhibition games to be played on outdoor hockey rinks and one-on-one training to occur on indoor hockey rinks.  As such, Hockey Manitoba has released a new version of their Return To Play Plan (RTP). This RTP document can be viewed by following this link: RTP Version 5.  It is crucial to the success of any team wishing to participate in organized activities to read this document and implement the guidelines therein.

In addition to reviewing and adhering to the new RTP Document, Hockey Winnipeg’s regulations on Game Postponements and Rescheduling (Hockey Winnipeg Website, Resources Tab, Rule Book, Page 61) must be considered regarding the outside temperature.  These temperature guidelines apply to both exhibition games and practices. Teams who wish to engage in an exhibition game must complete the appropriate form on the Hockey Winnipeg Website (Forms Tab, Exhibition Game Form) and they must ensure that proper regulations are followed such as the use of certified officials only, the use of a Hockey Winnipeg gamesheet and that the rink is suitable for play.  A suitable rink is one that has working player benches, suitable nets and has no gaps in the boards/gates/fences.

 

Hockey Winnipeg | Exhibition Game Request

 

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