Coaches Room

Register Now for FREE Online Workout Sessions Exclusive to Dragon Nation!

By | January 14th, 2022|

Hi Dragons, While we can’t be on the ice, let’s continue to move our bodies and stay ready for our return to the ice!  Heartland Dragons are offering 4 online workout sessions over the next few weeks. Workouts will include interval training using body weight movements, which will work on endurance and help build strength in those muscles we use on the ice. Stability & mobility training to work on balance and coordination, while incorporating breath to our movement. Let’s move those bodies Dragons! Session days & times: Saturday, January 15   10:00am  Tuesday, January 18   7:00pm Saturday, January 22  10:00am [...]

URGENT – MHL Game Schedule Week of Nov 27 -Dec 2

By | November 25th, 2021|

Owing to a system issue, the MHL has not been able to upload the Game schedule for the coming week into the Game Centre on the MHL website. GAME DATE/TIME CATEGORY HOME TEAM AWAY TEAM VENUE GAME TYPE 27/11/2021 12:45 U08 GO LPCH 020 HDHA 020 Paramount Fine Foods 2 LG 28/11/2021 12:00 U08 GO HDHA 020 ERIN 020 Paramount Fine Foods 2 LG 27/11/2021 12:15 U08 WH MEAD 022 HDHA 022 Paramount Fine Foods 4 LG 27/11/2021 16:00 U09 GO HDHA 030 LPCH 030 Paramount Fine Foods 2 LG 28/11/2021 15:30 U09 GO ERIN 030 HDHA 030 Paramount Fine [...]

“A” Shooting and Skating Clinics

By | November 18th, 2021|

The Heartland Dragons Hockey Association is pleased to announce our “A” Skating and Shooting Clinics for the 2021/2022 season. These sessions are only available to “A” team players registered with the Heartland Dragons Hockey Association.   To sign up for these programs you will need to register on the Hockey Canada Registration system (the same account as when you registered to play) as soon as you can to avoid any disappointment, since we anticipate these ‘subsidized’ spots will fill quickly.  Fees are to be paid in full prior to the first clinic session or participation will not be permitted. Three sessions will be run Sunday [...]

CALLING ALL “A” and HOUSE LEAGUE GOALIES!

By | November 7th, 2021|

Our in-house Goalie Clinic sessions will provide you with the skills you need to read, recognize and respond to in-game situations!  Our training will provide you with the best opportunity for consistency during in-game “execution".  These sessions are only available to players registered with the Heartland Dragons Hockey Association. REGISTER NOW TO UP YOUR GAME! Wednesday nights – Paramount Centre – Rink 2 Session #1: 7:30pm Session #2: 8:10pm 40 minute sessions.  Limited to 6 goalies on the ice at each session. The goalie clinic will be run on 1/2 ice.  There are no clinics being run between Christmas and [...]

SKILL DEVELOPMENT AND SKATING CLINICS

By | October 30th, 2021|

The Heartland Dragons Hockey organization is thrilled to announce our Skills Development and Skating Clinic for the 2021/2022 season Looking to improve your hockey skating and skills?  These sessions are only available to players registered with the Heartland Dragons Hockey Association. Please register on the Hockey Canada Registration system (the same account as when you registered to play) as soon as you can to avoid any disappointment, since we anticipate these ‘subsidized’ spots will fill quickly.  Fees are to be paid in full prior to the first clinic session or participation will not be permitted. We will be running two [...]

Goalie and Shooting Clinics

By | October 30th, 2021|

The Heartland Dragons Hockey Association is pleased to announce our Goalie and Shooting Clinics for the 2021/2022 season. These sessions are only available to players registered with the Heartland Dragons Hockey Association. Please register on the Hockey Canada Registration system (the same account as when you registered to play) as soon as you can to avoid any disappointment, since we anticipate these ‘subsidized’ spots will fill quickly.  Fees are to be paid in full prior to the first clinic session or participation will not be permitted. There is a hard limit of 6 goalies or shooters per session. The goalie [...]

HOKEH: Help Our Kids Enjoy Hockey

By | September 14th, 2021|

Hi Dragons!! The Heartland Dragons’ HOKEH (Help Our Kids Enjoy Hockey) equipment program is officially here! We are pleased to announce that registration for HOKEH will be opening starting September 16, 2021 at 10 a.m. For those Jr. Dragons’ parents who are waiting to pick up their free Hockey Protective Kits, please register for this program to book an appointment window to pick up your player’s equipment. There will be no fee for you to pay. Our first HOKEH session will be held at the Mississauga Valley Community Centre (arena floor) on September 21, 2021 at 7:00pm, 7:30pm, 8:00pm and [...]

Heartland Hockey Coaches Meeting – September 2nd 7pm

By | August 25th, 2021|

Hi Coaches. I hope everyone has been keeping well. We have scheduled an in-person only meeting for our Head Coach Meeting this year. Thursday, September 2  7:00 pm - Vic Johnston Community Centre, Hazel McCallion Banquet Hall. COVID-19 safety protocols will be in place so please bring your mask. We also want you to try the Safety screen check in TeamSnap so please ensure you have the app installed on your phone and you can see the HDHA Coaching Staff team on your list of teams. Please confirm your attendance via TeamSnap. Call if you have any questions. Coach Joe

SafeSport Funding for Coaches

By | July 10th, 2021|

Hello Dragon Coaches! Hydro One along with the Coaches Association of Ontario is offering grants to coaches of up to $2,000 to assist with getting back to sport. This grant aims to support Ontario coaches and participants with the tools they need to get back on the playing field, while keeping safety top of mind. Sport plays a vital role in our communities, and has been sorely missed over the past year. While we are very excited at the prospect of resuming play, we also recognize that there will be new costs (including: PPE, individual equipment, and more) that many [...]

Welcome Back – Dragon Hockey Registration Open August 1st 2021

By | July 10th, 2021|

Welcome Back! Attention Dragons We are looking forward to the start of the 2021-2022 hockey season and are excited to soon be seeing all of your smiling faces at the rink. In the past couple of weeks we have started to see some very positive direction and planning from the Province's reopening and Return to Play for indoor sports. On May 20th, 2021, the Ontario government revealed a three-step Provincial Reopening Plan. In Stage 3 it is projected that all indoor sports leagues will be able to resume team play with possible restrictions. Currently within the Step 3 Reopening plan, [...]