Rules & Procedures

Rules for the Over 70 Tournament – May 2021

All players must be 70 or over (by Dec. 31, 2021) (Goalies Over 60)

The only sub is Paul Wells.  He can only sub for a #1 or #2 player.

No other subs (at this time).

If short, get a same rated player from another team.

No players may be used that are not listed on the roster. (Except Paul)

No short shifting a player.  Only allowed at the end of a game …IF you pull the goalie.

Games are Wednesday, May 12, 19 and 26.

Times 9:00 and 10:10 am. (60 minute running time).

Stop time if within 1 goal with one minute to go in the game.

No OT or shootout.  A tie is a tie.


Summary of Special Rules for Over 60 Hockey League

  Games will be 50 minute running  time with stop time in the last 2 minutes when the games is    within 2   goals.

  We do not play a center red line.

  No Checking.   (Play the puck not the man.)

  Slap shots are not allowed.

  Penalties are 2 minutes

  No fighting.   Fighting penalty–player will  be suspended for that game and the next  2 games

  Game misconduct – suspended from that game and the next 2 games.

  3 three penalties (of any kind) in one game results is suspended for the balance of the game       and the next game.

  An accumulation of 16 penalty minutes in the season (includes playoffs) and you are done for   the season.

  Gross misconduct (including intent to injure) — say goodbye to hockey in this league.

  All subs must be registered and pay the insurance fee.

  This is a FUN league.  Play with good sportsmanship and respect for the other player.

  Zero Tolerance with respect to the Refs

  Arena Rules:

  No one is to go on the ice until after the Zamboni has left the ice and the door is closed.

  No alcoholic beverages in the building or the parking lot.

  Take any other cans or bottles out with you.

  No smoking in the building or the locker rooms

  Exchange car keys for locker room key.