Providing the Alberni Valley with hockey leagues for youth of all ages

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Our Mission

The purpose of the Alberni Valley Minor Hockey Association (AVMHA) is to organize, develop, and promote minor hockey for the youth of the Alberni Valley. We strive to provide quality leadership at all levels, and to develop the understanding of teamwork and sportsmanship in an atmosphere of fun and positive reinforcement for all players and volunteers.

Recreation & Competitive Teams

AVMHA players have several options available to them when deciding the direction of their future in hockey.  Each year teams from the Alberni Valley play in both competitive and recreational island leagues starting at Atom.  The younger children in Initiation also enjoy tournaments on the island.

Alberni Valley Minor Hockey Association News

Free registration for attending AGM

Congratulations to the winner of the paid registration fee draw!! Kat Lowey!!!

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2020 Summer Hockey School (ages 6 – 12)

Camp Dates: August 24th-28th Camp Location: Alberni Valley Multiplex Camp Cost: $250 + gst https://www.albernivalleybulldogs.ca/hockeyschool

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Prospective Competitive Coaches

As AVMHA is planning for the 2020/21 season, we are hoping that we will be able to run both Recreational and Competitive teams. Therefore, we are looking for coaches for our four Competitive Teams (Atom through Midget). If you are interested in being the head coach for any of these teams, please fill out the…

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Annual General Meeting

Click here to register   Agenda – AGM 2020 Minutes – AGM 2019 Comparative Income Statement – April 2020 – DRAFT Registrar Report – 2020

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Connor Gagnon Memorial Tournament

As many of you may know we lost a former AVMHA player, Connor Gagnon to a tragic accident in the fall. Connor started playing hockey for AVMHA at age 4. As his family explained he had a passion for hockey and played competitive REP up until he graduated in 2013. In his graduation year Connor…

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Annual Letter

Annual Letter To Members

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Please participate in this short survey from VIAHA

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/VIAHACovid-19  

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An Open Letter to Canadians – Hockey Canada

AN OPEN LETTER TO CANADIANS From Hockey Canada First, and most importantly, to the front-line and essential workers who have gone above and beyond around the clock to keep Canadians safe – a simple thank you is not nearly enough for what you have done over the last three months. Second, to our Members, partners,…

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Letter to Members

  May 8, 2020 Dear Members of AVMHA: In these times of uncertainty and a constantly changing social and cultural landscape, we felt it was important to keep you up to date on what has been happening with AVMHA. The Executive Committee has continued to meet monthly via video and phone conference and is striving…

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BC Hockey Bulletin 2020-005 – March 10, 2020

ISSUE #: 2020-005 March 10, 2020 TO: BC Hockey Membership and Participants FROM: Barry Petrachenko Chief Executive Officer SUBJECT: COVID-19 (Coronavirus) BC Hockey is closely monitoring the evolving situation with respect to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus). We are continuing to review and monitor information from the Provincial Public Health Authority as well as both the Government…

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Upcoming Events

First Shift is Back!

Jan 17, 2023

If you have a child aged 6-10 that wants to have FUN, build FRIENDSHIPS and be part of a TEAM, the AVMHA is excited to offer the First Shift Program again in 2023. The NHL/NHLPA First Shift wants to help you fall in love with hockey.  For Children aged 6-10, receive 6 on-ice sessions and…

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Morning Skills Sessions for U11, U13 & U15

Jan 17, 2023

Hello Parents! Beginning Tuesday Jan 17 Ryan Rehill and Bill Hardy will be running morning skills sessions for U11, U13, and U15 players. To start, Tuesdays will be available to U11 and U13 players and Wednesdays will be available to U15 players. This schedule may change depending on player/parent interest at the different levels. Ice…

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“WE ARE COACHES” FEMALE-ONLY CLINICS

Sep 9, 2022
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Vacant Volunteer VIAHA Positions 2022-2023

Sep 6, 2022

VIAHA is in search of volunteers for several positions.  Please visit the following link for more information; Vacant Volunteer VIAHA Positions 2022-2023 Application forms can be found here; VIAHA Volunteer Application Form

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