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OWHA UPDATE
Submitted By Lisa Wallis on Friday, September 3, 2021
Please see the message below from the OWHA, since this is being mandated by the OWHA please send any questions or concerns regarding this to the OWHA. 
Thank you  

Please note the BGHA refund policy will be in effect.

September 2, 2021
COVID-19 Update
The OWHA continues to address the complexities of the Covid-19 pandemic.

On Sept. 1, 2021, the Government of Ontario announced its decision to require proof of full vaccination (two doses plus 14 day waiting period) for access to select indoor facilities, beginning on Sept. 22, 2021. As soon as the associated regulations are publicly available to review, OWHA will review them in relation to female hockey in Ontario. Based on the Government’s announcement, the mandatory vaccination requirements will include indoor “Facilities used for sports and fitness activities and personal fitness training, such as gyms, fitness and recreational facilities with the exception of youth recreational sport”.

In light of this development and of various trends, OWHA’s Board of Directors met on Thursday, September 2nd and will be requiring (subject to any additional developments in this area) that, as a condition of participation in the OWHA, players and other participants who were born before 2010 be fully vaccinated as soon as possible and by no later October 17, 2021. Details will be posted when available.

Kind Regards,
Ontario Women’s Hockey Association
225 Watline Avenue
Mississauga, Ontario
L4Z 1P3
Phone 905-282-9980
Email [email protected]
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