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Notice of Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting (“AGM”) of the BGHC will be held Thursday May 29, 2014 at 7 PM in Appleby Arena A Multipurpose Room

The BGHC Board of Directors (“the Board”) is seeking membership approval for a series of Constitutional changes related to the structure of the Board itself.  Please refer to the two documents in the link below for a detailed description of the changes as well as a diagram of the resulting Board structure.

Notice of BGHC Annual General Meeting (1)      BGHC Proposed Organization Structure (2)

Assuming that the membership approves the changes, the following Directors will be elected at the AGM

  1. President – 1 year term.
  2. Vice President – Hockey Operations – 1 year term.
  3. Vice President – Business Operations – 2 year term.
  4. Director – Fundraising – 2 year term.
  5. Director Player and Coach Development – 2 year term.
  6. Director of House League – 1 year term.

The position of President requires an individual that has previously served a term of at least 1 year on the BGHC Board of Directors.  Any individual wishing to run for one of the above positions must submit their names to BGHC Secretary Pat Verwey no later than May 22, 2014.  Pat’s email is verwey.pat@gmail.com

Any member wishing to bring forward a matter at the AGM must submit a request to Pat Verwey no later than May 9, 2014.  A maximum of 10 minutes will be allocated at the AGM for any such request.



Cudas Medal at Provincials

A big congratulations to two Barracudas teams bringing home hardware from the OWHA Provincial tourney this past weekend.  Through very tough competition the following teams fought through to bring some bling back to Burlington!  Nice finish girls!!!!!!!!! Congrats to Coach Dave Shepherd and all the girls and staff of the Atom A Barracudas on theirContinue Reading

BGHC Office hours reminder

At this busy time of year a good reminder of when and where to find the BGHC office: 3466 Mainway Drive, Burlington, Ontario, L7M 1A8    Tel: (905) 631-7409 Office hours: Tuesday and Thursday 5:30 – 8:30 PMContinue Reading


BGHC 2014 Rep team tryout registration opens Monday March 17th.  Below are four links related to the tryout procedures and registration process.  It is the responsibility of all registrants to be familiar with all related BGHC policies prior to registering for tryouts.     1.  Tryout Schedule BGHC 2014 Rep Tryout Schedule (Website) 2.  Tryout Registration Flyer for allContinue Reading

Calling on nominees for 3 BGHC Awards

 BGHC is accepting nominations for 3 different awards.  For volunteers: The Vern Neal Award and The Pauline Vasiliaskas Spirit Award.  For players: The BGHC Scholarship Award. To learn more and to nominate a deserving BGHC member, please click 2013-14 Awards Nominations.  Continue Reading

2013-14 BGHC House League Program Survey

The BGHC is consistently striving to improve our programs.  One of the main sources for ideas is feedback from our membership.  Below is a link to the 2013-14 House League program survey.  Please take a few minutes with your house league daughter(s) to fill in this survey and provide us with your feedback.  The surveyContinue Reading

UPDATED BGHC Rep Coaches for 2014/15

The Barracudas organization is pleased to announce our coaches for next season. Division Name E-Mail INT AA Ed Svetek svetek@cogeco.ca Midget AA Jennie Greenlee je_greenlee@hotmail.com Midget A Heather Bouchard hbouchard@cogeco.ca Midget BB Gytis Grabauskas ggrabaus@hwdsb.on.ca Bantam AA Fred Koocher fkooch@shaw.ca Bantam A Dave Crumpton dcrumpton@sympatico.ca associate Kelsey Fox kfoxx09@gmail.com Bantam BB Paul Tomas ptomas@victaulic.com Peewee AAContinue Reading


Permission to Skate (PTS) forms are not valid from January 1 to April 20, 2014. Any registered BGHC Player who wishes to skate for another association on April 21st  or later must have a PTS form to present before she is allowed on the ice. To acquire a PTS, the following procedure will be followed:Continue Reading


The BGHC does not email income tax receipts.  Members should have received an  official receipt via email from the online registration system at the time of registration of your daughter for the 2013 season.  If you cannot locate the email from registration or if you paid offline, you will access your receipt through the registration systemContinue Reading