OOAA is thrilled to announce our latest endeavour creating a formal billet program within OOAA. We are appreciative that Tammy Gurr has offered to be our first OOAA Billet Coordinator. The Gurr family have been active billets within the Junior Oiler program for years and we thank Tammy for taking on this position. Please see our billet section on our website for more information in the coming weeks for anyone seeking information on our billet program.
From Hockey Alberta and AFHL :
If you tuned into the U18 IIHF World Championships, you probably saw this advertised, but on Sunday, May 9, Hockey Canada is hosting a Women’s Hockey Summit. It has two great panels – the first on Female Leadership and the second on Growing the Game. I’d highly encourage you all to register and partake in both, but the second panel will feature our very own Denise Broadbent – so make sure to jump on to cheer & listen along!
WOMEN’S HOCKEY SUMMIT –
hosted by Hockey Canada’s Female Hockey Policy Committee
Sunday, May 9, 2021
Women’s Leadership: Examples of how to advance the women’s game through role models and ambassadors will be discussed, along with the identification of steps to intentionally invite and encourage women into leadership positions by creating positive and welcoming environments. This session will be delivered in English with simultaneous French translation.
The panel will be moderated by Tessa Bonhomme. Panelists include Meghan Hunter (Director, Hockey Administration and Amateur Scout, Chicago Blackhawks), Gina Kingsbury (Director, Women’s National Teams, Hockey Canada), and Tunisha Singleton, PhD (Interim President, Black Girl Hockey Club)---------
PANEL #2 | 1:00-2:00 p.m. ET
Growing the Game: Practical examples on how to grow women’s hockey and girls and women in the game will be shared. Experiences with growing an all-girls local hockey association as well as growing the number of girls playing in a local hockey association will be discussed. This session will be delivered in English with simultaneous French translation.
The panel will be moderated by Cheryl Pounder. Panelists include Denise Broadbent (Vice-President, Female Hockey, Leduc Minor Hockey Association), Mandi Duhamel (Regional Director, Industry Growth & Youth Programs, NHL), Tom Renney (CEO, Hockey Canada), Fran Rider (President & CEO, Ontario Women’s Hockey Association), and Amy Walsh (Executive Director, Hockey Nova Scotia).
OOAA is thrilled to announce Jen Pott as our non parent team manger for the upcoming 2021/22 hockey season. Jenn is a long time volunteer within the female hockey community and has helped run the Okotoks Female Hockey Development camps and tournaments with Jenn Dustow for many years. We thank you Jen for wanting to give back to our female division and helping support J'nai and her coaching staff this season.
OOAA is thrilled to announce the General Manager & Manager Mentor for daytime programming Lee Watkins !
Lee has been a committed volunteer to Bowmark and our OOAA board for many years and his experience is greatly appreciated.
For anyone who missed our Female Zoom Call the recording is posted below for your viewing. If you have any questions please email the appropriate division director.
Click below for link:
OOAA is pleased to announce U15AA Assistant Coaches Neil Hawryluk and Nathan Bailer to head coach Rob Hale for the upcoming 2021/22 hockey season.
OOAA is pleased to announce Assistant Coaches Andrew Benson and Stephan Peloquin to the U16AAA team and Head Coach Chris Williams for the 2021/22 hockey season.
OOAA is pleased to announce joining U18AA Head Coach Colten Hayes will be Dylan Bachmeier and Kyle Parkes for the upcoming 2021/22 hockey season.
AAA Head Coach Announcement 2021-2022 Season
We are thrilled to announce to our U15AAA program returning Head Coach Jamie Steer for the 2021 -2022 season.
OOAA is pleased to announce Assistant Coaches Rolf Pettersen and Dylan Wilson will be joining Head Coach Lars Pettersen this upcoming 2021/22 hockey season.
OOAA would like to welcome to our U18 AAA female program Head Coach J'nai Mahadeo for the upcoming 2021-2022 season.
Welcome to the Official Website of The Okotoks Oilers Athletic Association. OOAA is responsible for all Male and Female AA & AAA teams from U13 AA to U18 AAA levels of hockey in Okotoks Alberta.
OOAA is pleased to announce the following Head Coach appointments for the 2021/2022 season.
U18 AAA Bow Mark Oilers - Chris Beston
U18 AA - Colten Hayes
U16 AAA - Chris Williams
U16 AA -Gabe Amyotte
U15AAA - Jamie Steer
U15 AA - Rob Hale
U15 AA Female - Amanda McLeod
U18 AAA - J'nai Mahadeo
U13 AA - Kris Schultz
U13 AA - Lars Pettersen
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