Friday, June 16th – Sunday, June 18th, 2023


Spring/Summer AAA Hockey


2012 (U11) – $1,637.17 + HST ($1,850.00 TOTAL)
2011 (U12) – $1,637.17 + HST ($1,850.00 TOTAL)
2010 (U13) – $1,637.17 + HST ($1,850.00 TOTAL)
2009 (U14) – $1,681.42 + HST ($1,900.00 TOTAL)
2008 (U15) – $1,681.42 + HST ($1,900.00 TOTAL)

Games Per Team: 5 Game Minimum


2008 to 2012 Divisions: 3 x 15 minute stop time periods (85-90 minute games)
**Body checking is permitted at the 2008, 2009 & 2010 divisions**

All games are played using extended length blocks (no 1-hour games in any divisions). Depending on size and makeup, some divisions MAY be split into exclusive groupings, at the sole discretion of the tournament committee to ensure the best competitive balance possible.


After getting on the map as a two-division event in it’s Inaugural season, and growing in it’s second season, the organizers of the SSHD AAA Elite Invitational (D1) Tournament are excited to return with the 3rd edition to meet the needs and wants of Elite (D1) teams from U11 to U15 (2008-2012). We are coaches and parents ourselves and we know what matters most; great competition. We then layer in THE best facilities, THE best atmosphere, THE most professional planning and execution, and surround it with excellent amenities to make travelling to Ottawa for this event a true no-brainer. Enjoy reading about the tournament features below and then APPLY NOW to take part.

Hosted by Senators Spring AAA Hockey Development, this tournament is headquartered at the state-of-the-art Sensplex facilities. Here are just some features of the SSHD AAA Elite Invitational Tournament:

  • Five extended-length games guaranteed
  • Thoughtful scheduling and THE most professionally run event you’ll find anywhere, run by the world’s tournament experts at Sensplex Tournaments
  • Great competition, with teams generally attending from Ontario, Quebec, the USA and other parts of Canada
  • Music and announcing for every game and an atmosphere you won’t find elsewhere
  • Player of the Game awards ceremony following every game, with selections from both teams
  • Prizing awarded to Champions & Finalists
  • Best tournament facilities anywhere, with all games hosted at and operated by the not-for-profit Sensplex facilities
  • Fantastic hotels, shopping, and amenities within three minutes of our tournament headquarters
  • Returning after great reviews – Sensplex Tournaments is pleased to continue our partnership with HockeyTV. HockeyTV is a subscription-based service that broadcasts all games played at the Bell and Richcraft Sensplex both live and on-demand

 The Bell Sensplex features plenty to compliment the action on the ice, including:

  •  Centre Ice Sports Bar overlooking play on the Canadian Tire and Mattamy Homes ice surfaces
  •  Hobbins Hockey Shop

While many tournaments are eager to take your registration fees and have you travelling to remote arenas with no atmosphere, and very few value-added features, our spring AAA events save your families much aggravation by offering the most convenient locations near countless meal and accommodation options, and an unparalleled atmosphere of hockey excitement and value. Also, no one will be charged a penny at the door to come in and watch their kids play.

Teams must be able to begin play at 8 a.m. on the first day of the tournament.

Insurance: Teams should have liability coverage for their organization and proof of Insurance will be required upon check-in.

Hudson Travel Group is the exclusive travel partner for all Sensplex Tournaments. Please note that it is a condition of acceptance for out-of-town teams to book accommodations through this means. Accommodations for all events at the Sensplex facilities will be arranged on your behalf by Kelly [email protected] or 1-800-668-5596. This will ensure your team the lowest rates on a wide range of local hotels.

Stats & Standings

All up-to-date statistics and information about the 18th Annual Senators Spring AAA Cup can be found on the following dedicated website.

For more information on this tournament, or any of our spring tournaments, please give us a call at (613) 599-0227 or send us an email at [email protected].

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