NMHA Recreation

Development Ice 2017 NIC 1 – click here for FREE ice.

this is FREE ice for all players to sign up, please remember to email your child’s name, division and 2 dates you have selected.


Development Ice 2017 FCA this is EXTRA Development – assigned by NMHA, do not call in, teams are set!

Please click on your division to see your ice times and groupings

H1 = 5 yr olds    H2 = 6 yr olds

Init H1 & H 2 – League Schedule – updated!

H3 = 7 yr olds   H4 = 8 yr olds

UPDATED NEW schedule November to January 7th

Atom  – 9/10 yr olds

Nanaimo Atom HOME schedule to Jan 7

out of town games will be posted at 

PeeWee  – 11/12 yr olds

Nanaimo Peewee HOME schedule to Dec. 22

out of town games will be posted at

Bantam  – 13/14 yr olds

Nanaimo Bantam HOME schedule to Jan 7

out of town games will be posted at

Midget  – 15/16/17 yr olds

Midget Practices Oct-Dec 2017 – NEW

ALL Games will be posted at



We will not be hosting a juvenile team this season, if you are one year out of midget you can come into the office and apply to play as an overage player.


2nd Annual 3 on 3 Jamboree

When: Dec 27-28, 2017
Where: Cliff McNabb Arena
Cost: $50 per player, guaranteed 5 games
 Registrants will be divided equally into teams of 10 (9 players and 1 goalie) within their division as approved by our NMHA Coaches and Directors
 Games will consist of 2 – 20 minute periods
 “Lines” will be constructed and matched to optimize safe, fun and competitive play
 Zero tolerance for unsportsmanlike conduct

Registration form and payment must be received by the NMHA office by December 11, 2017. Please contact our jamboree organizer at with any questions you may have regarding the Jamboree.

Cross Ice 3 on 3 Jamboree Registration_Form_2017

Signed Linden Jersey Draw


NMHA Players! Here’s your chance to win a

          Signed Trevor Linden Jersey!

             Plus Weekly JR. A Clippers draws!

Fill out an Entry at 2 great Smitty’s Nanaimo locations!

Draw to be made during Minor Hockey Jamboree – Jan. 20 @ NIC

Just mention you are a registered Nanaimo MHA player.


Interested in Coaching?

Please fill in our Recreational Coach form found on our Coach/Manager page:

Please note that ALL bench staff including managers & safety persons, must have completed Respect in Sport – Volunteer, Concussion Awareness Training, and a Criminal Record Check, prior to stepping out on the ice or in the dressing room or helping with the team. If you are uncertain how to obtain this, please contact the office.

Coaching Certifications – keeping current

This document is very important for ALL coaches in our association, it outlines on page 2 thru 5 the details of remaining current with your coaching status.


Coaches who hold any recreational Coaching course must complete 10 Professional development points(PDP) every 5 years.

Coaches who hold Development 1/Intermediate (competitive)must complete MED, online evaluations and 20 PDP.

On page 6 the MED course that must be completed by all coaches who currently hold the Development 1 coaching course.

For further information:


If still confused you can email:

Arena Etiquettte

Coaching Staff, Parents & Players please read.

Arena Etiquette




Link to Respect in Sport: Respect In Sport Website

Updated: RIS Frequently Asked Questions

Please feel free to contact the office to see if you have a current RIS on file.

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