Designated USA Hockey Affiliate Association
for North and South Carolina
“Ensuring every day will be a great day for hockey!”
Carolina Amateur Hockey Association (CAHA) is the USA Hockey governing body for ice hockey in the states of North Carolina and South Carolina. Formed in 2000, CAHA's mission is to encourage, foster and promote the development and growth of the sport of amateur hockey in North Carolina and South Carolina.
371 kids took their second first steps in the Carolinas during Try Hockey for Free Day on Saturday, November 2. Try Hockey for Free was part of the NHL's Come Play Hockey Month.
Try Hockey for Free events were held in 10 locations across the Affiliate:
ECHA Jr. Pirates - Greenville Bladez on Ice
Cape Fear Youth Hockey Association - Cleland Ice Rink
Winston Salem Youth Hockey Association - Winston Salem Annex
Wilmington Ice House
Extreme Ice Center
Orange County Sportsplex
Greater Greenville Hockey Association - Pavilion Recreational Complex
Charleston Youth Hockey Association - Carolina Ice Palace
Carolina Lightning - Raleigh Center Ice
Many thanks to all the volunteers, associations and rinks for making Try Hockey for Free Day such a huge success.
Did you miss Try Hockey for Free Day? We are going to have an Olympic Try Hockey for Free Day on Saturday, March 1st as part of Hockey Weekend Across America. Tune in to NBC's Olympic coverage for more information. GO USA!
Final Level 3 CEP Clinic for the 2013-14 season.
American Development Model
Website with information for players, parents, coaches and associations.
Breakfast of Champions - You Are What You Eat
USA Hockey Magazine's guide to living right, eating right and playing the right way.
Each year, USA Hockey publishes its Annual Guide, which details the organization's administrative structure, programs and philosophy, bylaws, rules and regulations and much more.
The Official Playing Rules provides consistency for all participants, to ensure a safe and positive playing environment while continuing to focus on skill development and enjoyment of the sport.
The USA Hockey Board of Directors adopted several playing rules changes at this year's Hockey Annual Congress held in June. These changes will be valid from the 2013-14 through the 2016-17 season.