OSHA hosts an annual Sledge Coaching Clinic the second weekend of September. The itinerary and location changes each year so if you are interested in getting more information, contact Todd Sargeant Clinic for 2012 will be held in Barrie Sept 14 and 15. Registration form is attached.

New for 2012-13 season is a Sledge Clinic for On-Ice Officials. Two dates will be offered, the first being Saturday August 25 in London, ON. This will involve both classroom and on-ice portions. Costs will be paid for by OSHA and lunch provided for participants. Contact OSHA Referee-in-Chief Mark Witlox for further information.

Player Clinics will start up during the 2012-13 season. Collingwood will be the first on Saturday November 17. Other clinics will be offered in conjuction with Sledge Team Ontario where their staff and players will conduct the clinics. Contact Ken Cullum: for more information.

Champions Day for 2012-13 season will be held in Markham on Saturday April 13. Contact Fred Beck for details


Annually Second Weekend after Labour Day: September 14-15, 2012

(to download PDF click here)

Groups to Meet  


1. Coach Clinic

2. Pre-season Coaches and Scheduling Meeting

Clinic Location:

Days Inn. 60 Bryne Drive, Barrie, ON L4N 9Y4 Ph: 705-733-8989

Ice Session:

East Bayfield Community Center


Friday September 14th

06:45-07:00 pm Check in to hotel can be before or after Friday night session
07:00-07:10 Coach Clinic: Registration
07:15-07:30 Introduction and Clinic Information
Moderator: Sigmund Bernat, Ontario Sledge Hockey Association
07:30-08:00 Session 1. Masters Studies on Sledge
Cliff Woorden-Rogers, UWO Masters Program
08:00-08:45 Session 2 Keynote speaker
Kevin Rempel, Canadian National Sledge Hockey Team
09:00-10:30 Round Table Discussion.

Saturday September 15th   

08:00-08:45 am Session 3 Preparation for Ice Session.
a. Tony Gale, Sledge Team Ontario
b. Kevin Rempel, Canadian National Sledge Hockey Team
08:45-09:15 Session 4 Updating Sledge Equipment
Laurie Howlett, Unique Inventions.
09:30-10:00 Session 5 Offensive Sledge Hockey
Todd Sargeant, Canadian National Development Sledge Hockey Team
10:00-10:45 Session 6 Goaltending
Kris Dutkiewicz, KW Sidewinders
11:00-11:45 Session 7 Hot Shots
a) Para Programs. Brad Blanchard, OSHA Para Coordinator
b) Sledge Faceoffs. Anthony Gale, Canadian National Sledge Hockey Team
c) Team Building. Ken Hall, Halton-Peel Cruisers
11:45-12:15 Lunch Provided
12:15-12:30 Travel to East Bayfield Community Center
01:00-02:45 Ice Session a. Sledge Skills. Kevin Rempel, Canadian National Sledge Hockey Team
b. Drill Development. Clinic Coaches. Helmet and skates required.
03:00-03:30 Pre-Season Coaches and Scheduling Meeting