The Canadian Junior Hockey League is a national organization comprised of the nine Junior A hockey leagues in Canada.
The CJHL represents 118 teams and more than 2,500 players.
The CJHL operates under the auspices of the Hockey Canada Branch structure and is a member in good standing within Hockey Canada and is the CJHL is the only sanctioned Junior A Hockey League in Canada.
Each year teams compete for the Centennial Cup, Canadian National Junior A Championship.
CJHL players are also selected to represent Canada at the World Junior A Challenge as well as compete at the annual CJHL Prospects Game.
Currently, the CJHL has over 2,900 alumni furthering their hockey careers at the professional, college and major junior level across North America.
We believe in the passion and energy of those involved with our philosophy that hard work, dedication and individual growth leads to a positive future for all who are associated with our member leagues.
WHAT WE STAND FOR
The CJHL is a nation-wide advocate for excellence in Canadian Junior Hockey.
The CJHL supports the positive values that hockey provides to our players as they develop into adults.
The CJHL seeks to be an integral partner in the career development of all of its players.
To provide athletes with unique experiences and more options for sound futures.
To develop athletic and academic discipline in a high performance setting.
To communicate with the commitment to promote trust and integrity.