LEGENDS HOCKEY INFORMATION
We like to have 20 skaters in our games, and we do often have openings.
LEGENDS Hockey for the
2022-2023 Season is booked.
(Season runs September to April!)
All the games have 20 full-time skaters and 2 goalies, but we
often have openings for SPARES. The games have players in
the 55-75 age range, non contact, no slapshots, no refs, different
teams balanced and set each week. (Beer at Father & Sons after the game!)
Park in the lot
off Mann Ave, then go to the front desk and ask for a yellow pass under
Tom Evans. Put it on your dash, itís good for all the games until the
end of the year. Donít forget! (If you get a ticket there are ways to
fight it, ask).
If you would like to join
the full-time roster, we have openings from time to time. Then you
will pay a fixed price for the year (about $10 per hour) and be
guaranteed a spot. We have a waiting list so email back. If you
know a player who would fit in, and would like to spare, please
- Game starts after a short
warm-up, please be on the ice on time!
Change with your line, keep the lines together, if your line mates have
gone to the bench you should go too.
Sweaters - please have a white and a black sweater, not
other colours, preferably socks as well.
- Clean Play - We have no
refs, we are self policing. Play by the rules of hockey! No
BodyContact/Slashing/Slashing Stick/Hooking/Holding/Checking. This
includes Ďfunnyí holding/grabbing etc, donít do it.
There is to be no pushing/shoving/punching. If you feel another player
is cheating (above) tell them verbally only. Any rough behaviour could
result in your removal from the league.
Protect the Goalies, please don't poke or whack the goalie trying to get
the puck. If the goalie more or less has it, just leave it alone.
NO CUTTING IN FRONT of the goalie/net on offence - a dangerous move to
Itís the benchís job to
call offside, not the players on the ice.
It should be clearly offside
(if itís close remain quiet)
whack at the goalie! Goalie freezes the puck, or puck hits the mesh
- puck goes to the defence and offensive team backs up (briefly) to the
thin red line at the top of the circles.
Avoid Collisions! If
thereís a race for the puck, whoeverís in front gets possession and
a bit of time to turn around, close races go to the defender. Play
team (celebrates and) backs up to centre ice until other team reaches
centre ice.- No Slapshots - your stick must be ON the ice through the
There is compensation for the few guys who deal with the website, make
the lines and ensure we have goalies each week, by giving a discount off
the fees. If you would like to do this say so.
The season goes from early September to the end of April, no games when
they fall directly on a Statutory Holiday (Labour Day, Thanksgiving,
Christmas, Boxing Day, New Years Day, Family Day, Good Friday). Some
other dates are also blocked out.
long as there are funds there will be a contribution to a year-end party
(around the end of April, all welcome even if you didnít play that
Suggestions ARE Welcome!