Teams must be ready to play at the appointed time hockey canada playing rules rule 10. We recommend reading through the simplified guide to hockey rules and regulations first. Scheduling the scheduling of games will be done in may for the following year at the annual c. Beginning in the 201112 season, usa hockey moved the age of legal body checking from 12u to 14u. This book is the singular source for the rules of the game. The alberta junior hockey league ajhl is an albertabased junior a ice hockey league that belongs to the canadian junior hockey league cjhl. The only player on the field who is allowed to use their feet and hands as well as their stick is the goalkeeper. Richard sennott 1900 merivale road, suite 204, nepean, on, k2g 4n4 hockey quebec president. This section is for those who would like to download the official rule book.
Boys hockey 201415 1 hockey 201415 last update june 10, 2014 1. All outdoor rule modification, amendments or adjustments will be posted below. Basic field hockey rules page 3 of 4 sideins a sidein is awarded when the ball goes out of bounds over a sideline. All cha rule violation suspensions will be issued by. Pierredecoubertin montreal, qc, h1v 3r2 hockey new. Official rule book the rules shall be those published by the hockey canada along with the c. A look at some of the upcoming rule changes along with the new illegal hits to the head rule and other points of emphasis this season. The alberta junior hockey league ajhl is an alberta based junior a ice hockey league that belongs to the canadian junior hockey league cjhl. The official rules of ice hockey is the essential resource for players, coaches, referees, parents and fans. The hockey alberta foundation, in conjunction with canmore minor. For fouls on the team taking the sidein, the opposing team is awarded a free hit. Hockey calgary hockey calgary regulations handbook 2014 hockey calgary length of games complete the game initiative novice and atom focused 2014 hockey calgary 201617 handshake rule bulletin hockey alberta new hockey alberta referees council memo regarding restructuring for 201819 season. Foreword this hockey rule book has been compiled and edited by hockey canada.
Any questions can be directed to hockey alberta at email protected. Infractions of the rules, such as offside and icing, lead to a stoppage of play and subsequent to the offending teams. Ca hockey canada referees case bookrule combination 20182020 5 official caserule book message from the hockey canada board of directors the rules which are contained in this book are the only rules which are to be used in the playing of hockey under the jurisdiction of hockey canada. Please note that the sections are listed according to order in the handbook. The alberta junior hockey league ajhl is an albertabased junior a ice hockey league that. In the fall of 2018, bc hockey partnered with the western hockey league whl, hockey alberta, saskatchewan hockey association and hockey manitoba to create the western officiating development video series, a nine 9 part series that was published every two 2 weeks throughout the season. Hockey alberta bylaws and regulations are published annually, and are designed to outline the policies and procedures that are used to oversee the operation. Download the rule book or the free hockey canada rule book app for android and ios devices. Central region referees committee powered by goalline. The rules of hockey are very similar to the rules of football except that players must use sticks instead of their feet to play the ball.
Hockey alberta positive experiences for all players. Penalties for boarding, checking from behind increase in high schoo. Book will be adhered to including any rules that are adopted by sawha. The referees case book rule combination is up to date as of may 2010 and will take effect at the beginning of the 201011 hockey season. Included are usa hockeys official playing rules and interpretations, referee signals and detailed rink diagrams. The national hockey league rules are the rules governing the play of the national hockey league nhl, a professional ice hockey organization. Each team must be registered with the hockey alberta, or saskatchewan hockey association, and each player must have a signed card at hockey alberta office or on a team players list. Team links, game results, league standings, message board, league top 20, and news for junior b league. Official rule book of hockey canada mission statement we dedicate ourselves to the advancement of amateur hockey for all individuals, through progressive leadership, by ensuring meaningful opportunities and enjoyable experiences in a safe sportsmanlike environment. Aau hockey members play games against mexicos national team, spotlighting sports growth in community. Cjhl names its gongshow gear 3 stars of the month for december. Brooks bandits ajhl top 1team cjhl in winning percentage at. Ca hockey canada referees case book rule combination 20182020 5 official case rule book message from the hockey canada board of directors the rules which are contained in this book are the only rules which are to be used in the playing of hockey under the jurisdiction of hockey canada.
Bc hockey officials are required to enter all game incident reports into the hockey canada. Below is information on where these programs can be found, what is involved in terms of approximate costs, number of games and programming. Rules of the hockey alberta hacanadian hockey association cha rule. Central region referees committee hockey powered by. The regular season league champions receive the dave duchak trophy. From runofthemill rules to obscure situations, the app is easy to navigate and perfect for officials and coaches who want to make sure the g. Kay whitmore explains the changes in the rule book as far as the size of goaltenders pads.
Below you can download the rules for each format of the game. Referees case bookrule combination hockey nova scotia. Download the official hockey canadas rule book and other valuable resources for referees, linesmen, coaches, players and fans. Referees case book rule combination 20142015 hockey alberta. On november 26, 2010, the fort mcmurray oil barons and drayton valley. The hockey canada officiating program is the governing body for onice officials for all ice hockey games played under the jurisdiction of hockey canada. All games in the sask alta hockey league shall be governed by, and be subject to, the current playing rules and regulations of the hockey alberta, and hockey canada. Learn more hockey rules, official mentorship, the level system and more. The goal of the wshl is to develop its athletes into a product that can. Hockey canada officiating downloads rule book and case book. Hockey canada controls a vast majority of ice hockey in canada, with a few exceptions. There are 11 players on a team made up of a goalkeeper, defenders, midfielders and attackers.
The handbook is broken into sections to make the file sizes smaller. New hockey alberta referees council memo regarding restructuring for 201819 season. Need to get a rule refresher or want to expand your knowledge of the game. Alliance hockey, through their member association, offers recreational hockey for first time participants. National hockey league official rules 20152016 iii 20152016 nhl officiating team referees linesmen jersey no. Red deer hockey canada has updated tripping rule 7. The hockey canada rulebook provides indepth explanation and examples. Rules of hockey as the international governing body for hockey, we are responsible for the rules of outdoor hockey 11 aside, indoor hockey, hockey5s, beach and paraid hockey. Hockey edmonton aims to foster, through the sport of hockey, the development of active healthy lifestyles. Alliance manual of operations minor hockey alliance of ontario. Contact us 10618 124 street nw edmonton alberta t5n 1s3.
Aau hockey and wshl player advancement reaches new heights. Rulebookcasebook hockey alberta officials committee. The 20192020 minnesota hockey handbook is available via the links below. Aau hockey and the western states hockey league have reached new heights when it comes to player advancement. Have the entire hockey canada rule book with your wherever you go. Hockey alberta bylaws and regulations are published annually, and are designed to outline the policies and procedures that are used to oversee the operation of hockey in the province of alberta. Prior to the 2010 11 season, the first tiebreaker to separate teams with equal number of points in a conference was the number of games won, no matter how the wins were obtained. Important details on age classifications, registration fees, rosters and tournaments. Friends of alberta junior hockey society scholarship. All efhc teams will follow hockey alberta rules for all out of town sanctioned events. Playing rules saskalta hockey league pointstreak sites. The portable document format may be useful once you are familiar with the basic version.1475 839 1428 1323 494 244 493 1542 1422 896 1568 205 1234 562 804 1001 1555 1088 1308 1125 438 1038 397 574 132 1290 125