Signing of new leagues in Ontario brings the OBHF membership numbers to 21,500 members and counting for 2015.
The 2015 season will see the OBHF hosting Nationals (Mens and Womens) in Ottawa and the first ever National Masters Championships. OBHF players will also have the opportunity to attend Junior Nationals in St. John’s, NF and with this being a scouting year top players will be competing for Junior Team Canada spots in the U16, U18 and U20 divisions with the 2016 Junior Worlds hosted next year in Sheffield, England. Mens B, C, D and Womens B players will be competing in Eastern Regionals, hosted in St. John’s, NF. Internationally, top Ontario players will be competing against the best in the world as part of Mens and Womens Team Canada in Zug, Switzerland June 19-28, 2015.
“The Canadian Ball Hockey Association is very excited to see the OBHF growing so much in 2015, says CBHA President Shelley Callaghan. Our Ontario member association has a strong vision for building the sport from grassroots to top tiers. It will be great to see so many high quality Ontario teams and players at CBHA events this year.”
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