News and Announcements

OMHA is Now Accepting Competitive Coach Applications for the 2018/2019 Season

If you would like to apply, please complete and submit the Coach Application Form (application form plus supporting documents as stated within the application) by 11:59 pm on May 31, 2018.

Please find the Coach Application Form on the OMHA website under the tab labeled ‘Forms’. Once completed, submit the application package to the OMHA 1st VP. It can either be delivered to her mailbox just outside of Kraatz Rink at Oceanside Place, or alternatively, submitted as an attached document to this email address:

The document Coach_Aoo.pdf was attached to this post.


Congratulations to the following award winners.

Volunteer of the Year- Carmella Snyder
Female Merit – Baylee Kivela
Female Leadership – Jaidyn Twamley
Recreational Merit – Brayden Herr
Recreational Leadership – Isaac Waite/Ryan Smith
Competitive Merit – Tyler Blaine/Munroe Renouf
Competitive Leadership – Isaac Larocque

New to Hockey? Not sure if the game is for you? COME and TRY HOCKEY with your friend. The FREE Sessions will focus on FUN with and introduction to the game.

Attend one, two or all three sessions. Full Gear is required. A limited amount of equipment will be available on site, should your player require equipment we encourage you to contact Registration for sessions is not required.

Free On –Ice Sessions Oceanside Place 830 Island Hwy W, Parksville, BC

May 27, 2018 @ 12:00pm June 3, 2018 @ 11:00am June 9, 2018 @ 11:00am Note Sessions are also available in Saanich at Pearkes

The document Poster_-_VIAHA_Female_Bring_a_Friend___Come_Try_Hockey_-_Oceanside_Venue.pdf was attached to this post.

VIAHA will be sponsoring a Female Competitive Skills camp this spring at Shawnigan School Area & Oceanside Place. Inviting all Female Hockey players entering Peewee, Midget or Bantam divisions who have an interest in trying out for a competitive team to attend a skills and drills campo and information session on the Female Regional “A” league.

The attached brochure is being uploaded to the home page of our website as well as our Facebook page. The cost to attend is $5.00 per session. Participation is permitted at one, two or all three sessions.

We are hopeful this will generate more interest in Female hockey. We are currently looking at other programs across the Island to help grow the game.

Yours sincerely’

Kristen Arnold, Female Coordinator

Dates for Oceanside

June 3, 2018 @ 12:15pm June 9, 2018 @ 12:15pm June 16, 2018 @11:00am

Note Sessions are also available in Shawnigan Lake Arena May 6th, 27th & June 9th All @ 3:00pm

The document Poster_-__VIAHA_Female_Compeitive_A_Program_Poster_-_Oceanside_Venue.pdf was attached to this post.

The following executive positions are up for election (re-election) for a 2 year term:
President (must have served 1 full term on board to be elected)
2nd VP (must have served 1 full term on board to be elected)
Referee in Chief
Junior House (Cross Ice) Coordinator
Female Coordinator
Equipment Coordinator
Competitive Coordinator

These positions are vacant (so elected for a 1 year term):
1st VP (must have served 1 full term on board to be elected)
Risk Manager
Development Coordinator
Coach Coordinator