Rowan's Law (Belleville Minor Hockey Association)

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Rowan's Law

In June of 2016 the Ontario Legislature passed Rowan's Law; this legislation is designed to protect amateur athletes and educate coaches about the dangers of head injuries.  This legislation is effective July, 1st 2019 and will impact all BMHA players, coaches and parents this season.


Please ensure you do the following:

1.  Click on the link below to read the age appropriate concussion awareness resources

2.  Click, review, print and sign the Rowan's Law Acknowledgement Form and return to your coach or manager. 

*** To participate this season the form must be completed.



10 and under Concussion awareness resources


11 to 14 Concussion awareness resources


15 and older Concussion awareness resources

Rowan's Law Acknowledgement Form


The OHF requires all BMHA players, coaches and parents to verify they have received and reviewed the OHF Concussion Code of Conduct and the Concussion Awareness Resources provided by the Government of Ontario. Players, coaches and parents must commit to operating within the parameters of the OHF Concussion Code of Conduct.