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Age categories

To qualify in a category, the player must be under the age limit as of December 31 of the current season.

  • Initiation Program(Mite/Tyke): under 8 years of age
  • Novice: under 9 years of age
  • Atom: under 11 years of age
  • Peewee: under 13 years of age
  • Bantam: under 15 years of age
  • Midget: under 18 years of age
  • Juvenile under 20 years of age

Checkout our Parent Resource Library

 Hockey Equipment Sizing Chart

Here are some helpful site to help better understand hockey and the equipment involved 


Ontario Hockey Federation 


Ontario Minor Hockey Association

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