Hoop it up or get your spike on in new Oakville recreational sports leagues


Published July 19, 2021 at 7:42 pm


It’s game on for Oakville basketball and volleyball lovers ages 18 and over.

Local residents looking to return to the court can sign up their team beginning Wednesday, July 21 for the Town’s new Oakville Recreational Basketball League (ORBL) and Oakville Recreational Volleyball League (ORVL).

Both leagues are scheduled to start the week of Sept. 27.

ORBL and ORVL games will tip off at the Town’s new 10,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art Oakville Trafalgar Community Centre between 7:30 p.m. and 11:30 p.m.

Men’s and women’s ORBL recreational leagues will run on Mondays, with advanced basketball on Wednesdays.

Teams will be required to have matching jerseys with different numbers. The ORBL will provide team jerseys for an extra fee of $19.78 (tax included) per person.

Men’s and women’s ORVL co-ed recreational and intermediate volleyball leagues will run on Tuesdays, with co-ed intermediate and advanced volleyball on Thursdays.

While a convener will be present, the ORVL games will be self-officiated.

The Oakville Recreational Hockey League is also returning.

Games will be played at the Sixteen Mile Sports Complex, between 7:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.

Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays – Recreational

Tuesdays – Developmental, Women’s Recreation/Intermediate and Women’s Competitive

Wednesdays – Hall of Fame

Thursdays – Intermediate and 35+ Intermediate

Teams wishing to join a league should register with a minimum of 15/maximum of 19 players, plus a goalie.

Individual players may also join most of the leagues and will be slotted within a team or combined into a team based on registration numbers and openings. Some restrictions apply.

Players interested can register at https://www.oakville.ca/assets/general%20-%20culture%20recreation/ORHLregistration.pdf.

To register a team, go to https://www.oakville.ca/assets/general%20-%20culture%20recreation/ORHL-team-profile-and-registration.pdf.

While payments will be processed in September, players can secure a place for their team by emailing:

Basketball – [email protected]

Hockey – [email protected]

Volleyball – [email protected]

All prices include HST and for participants that do not live in Oakville an additional $11.30 non-resident fee will be applied to individual registrations.

Payment plans are also available and will be discussed upon registration.



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