U18AAA (Major Midget) Program
The U18AAA (Major Midget) League was established in the 2004 - 2005 season to provide elite level 15, 16 and 17-year-olds an opportunity to play within their own age group at a high level and developed for the next level of hockey.
The program is open to all U18 aged players (16 and 17 years old, as well as high calibre 15-year olds within the calendar year). Teams compete in a 36-game season, including two (2) showcase weekends and playoffs in March.
The U18AAA champion has the opportunity to compete at the TELUS Cup, Hockey Canada's National U18AAA Championship.
Evaluation camps are held in conjunction with the U16AAA Spring ID Camps. At the conclusion of each evaluation camp, teams are eligible to commit a minimum of 11 skaters, to a maximum of 18 players plus two (2) goaltenders. Teams will be finalized on August 31, 2020.
The U18AAA League is comprised of a 36-game season and features two (2) showcase weekends.
At the conclusion of the season, an All-Star Team will be announced, along with Coach of the Year and Player of the Year.
The cost to attend an evaluation camp is $325.00 and the cost to play in the U16AAA Program is $7,650.00. Teams are eligible to charge an additional fee to cover items such as additional training, food while traveling and tournament expenses.
The evaluation camp fee is due at the time of registration for the camp and taxes are additional if applicable. The program fee is due either at the start of the season or by way of a payment plan during the season. There are additional costs to the program for taxes, participant assessment fees and insurance premiums. The program fee includes:
- Accommodation and travel for season games
- Administration of program
- Equipment and jersey (helmet, gloves, bag, gym attire, team apparel)
- Ice time
- Officiating fees
- On and off-ice training
- Program website
- Team staff expenses
- Team staff honourarium
- Tournament entry fee
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