FAQ's

Which nights/days are the games played on?
What times are the games played on?
Where are the games played?
How many regular season games are there in a season?
How long are the games?
When does the season start and end?
What equipment is required?
What are the age groups?
How do I register?
Can I play with my friends?
How many players are there on a team?
Are there different divisons for different skill levels?
What do the winning teams receive at the end of the year?
If we win the Provincial Championships can we move on?
 


 

Which nights/days are the games played on?


OAKVILLE:

Sunday, Monday and Thursday nights:
Men's - Tier 3 (C), Tier 4 (D), Tier 5 (E)

Tuesday nights:
Men's - Masters

MILTON:

Wednesday nights:
Men's - Tier 4 (D)



What times are the games played on?

Monday (All divisions) - Start time from 8:30 PM to 10:30 PM                                                                                                  Tuesday (All divisions) - Start time from 8:30 PM to 10:30 PM                                                                                              Wednesday (All divisions) - Start time from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM                                                                                    Thursday (All divisions) - Start time 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM                                                                                                      Sunday (All divisions) - Start time 3:30 PM to 10:00 PM

 

Where are the games played?

OAKVILLE

Men's Tier 3 (C)-Joshua's Creek Arena and Maple Grove Arena
Men's Tier 4 (D) -Glen Abbey Arena and Maple Grove Arena
Men's Masters - Joshua's Crek Arena and Maple Grove Arena
Men's Tier 5 (E) - Glen Abbey Arena and Maple Grove Arena

MILTON
Men's Tier 4 (D) - Memorial Arena and Tonelli Arena

Maps to the arenas can be found on Arenas page.

 

How many regular season games are there in a season?

SUMMER SEASON

Men's (All divisions - Oakville & Milton) - 14 games (8 team division) + 2 playoff games OR 15 Games (6 team division) + 2 playoff games for the top 4 regular season teams.

 

How long are the games?

Men's (All divisions - Oakville & Milton) - Two 15-Minute Stop Time Periods
 

When does the season start and end?

SUMMER LEAGUE

OAKVILLE
Men's (All divisions) - Mid-April to Mid-August

MILTON
Men's (All divisions) - Mid-April to Mid-August


What equipment is required?

Player's Equipment: Mandatory Equipment:
CSA Approved ice hockey helmet
Hockey gloves
Protective cup
Full CSA approved facial protection (Women's division)

Optional (But recommended):
Shin pads
Soft knee pads
Full CSA approved facial protection
Mouth guard


Goaltenders Equipment:
Full CSA approved ice hockey goaltender equipment required
Mask must be CSA approved (no "cats-eye" grille) or CSA approved helmet with full cage


What are the age groups?

Men's - 18 years of age at start of season
Masters - 30 years of age (*Special rules apply)

How do I register?

You can register through our Registration page. Other options include mailing or dropping off payment to the address given on the Registration page or you may attend one of our registration dates - See Registration for scheduled dates and times

Can I play with my friends?

Yes, If you join as a team you are guaranteed to play with those you have signed to your roster. If you join along with a group of friends through our Individual registration make a note of who you joined with and we'll keep your group of friends together.
 

How many players are there on a team?

If you register with the league as a Team you can have a maximum of 22 players on your roster. The amount of players on a team ranges between 12 and 18 players. The average team has 16 players.
 

Are there different divisions for different skill levels?

Yes, for:
Men's - Tier 3 (C) , Milton Tier 4 (D), Oakville Tier 4 (D), Oakville Tier 5 (E)

These divisions are based on the calibre and skill level of the players. The number of divisions is determined by the number of teams registered. Newer or less experienced teams or players are placed in our Tier 5 division. More experienced or skilled teams are placed in one of the higher divisions ranging from Tier 4 to Tier 3 (highest).

Masters - Division caters to ages 31 and over and is a high skill division.

What do the winning teams receive at the end of the year?

Each player on the winning team (playoff winners) is awarded with commemorative PBHL merchandise. The prizes vary for each division and from year to year.

The winning teams also represent their team/league/city at the Provincial Championships.

If we win the Provincial Championships can we move on?

Provincial Tier 3 (C) championship winning teams can move on to compete at the CBHA Canadian Regional Championships.


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