Where, Oh Where, Is That Arena?, News (Blyth Brussels Minor Hockey)

PrintNews Article
Click to view full-size image
Where, Oh Where, Is That Arena?
Submitted By Shaun Peet on Wednesday, November 7, 2007
One of the better kept secrets of this website is its built-in arena locating features.  Each venue that is added to the site by the scheduler can have its physical address added as well.  If this information has been submitted, the website will automatically create a link to Google Maps, placing a "pushpin" on the location of the arena.

Google Maps will then allow you to enter a starting location, which can be as specific as you want it to be (even right from your front door!), and it will automatically create driving directions for you.  You can then customize that route by clicking and dragging the route to make stops at various locations, and Google Maps will automatically re-calculate the optimal driving directions.  So if you need to pick up other players along the way, you can adjust your driving route accordingly.

So where is this wonderful feature?  Each time a venue is listed - either in the "Next Five Days" area, the "Upcoming Games", the "Schedule & Results", the "Organization Calendar", or the "Team Calendar", the name of the venue will appear as a link to the Venue Calendar page.  On the Venue Calendar page there will be a box in the top-right hand corner that lists the address of the arena, if entered, and shows a Google Map image.  Clicking on that image will open a new window with the arena's location shown on a Google Map.

Please keep in mind that this only works if the arena's address has been correctly input to the website by the scheduler.  If you find a venue that doesn't have an address, or the address isn't recognized by Google Maps, please use the "Questions / Comments About This Page" link located in the bottom-right of the page to let your webmaster know.
This article has been viewed 973 times.
News ArchiveOther Recent Articles
  • 11
    Mar
    Organization
    Reminder:  Cash Draw Tickets need to be handed in by March 13th.     The cash draw ticket date has been approved to be amended for the draw date of March 15, 2021.   Absolutely no ticket sales after March 1st.   Please arrange drop off ...
  • 03
    Mar
    Organization
    Hello Members,   Starting next week March 10th we are running ball hockey in Blyth on Wednesday nights and in Brussels on Thursday nights for 6 weeks.   Please look at the BBMHA website to see what time and days your child is scheduled to play.  ...
  • 21
    Jan
    Organization
    Hello Members Both Blyth and Brussels Arenas are removing their ice, which means our season has officially come to an end, effective immediately. Refunds: The December 1st registration payment covered December 2020 and January 2021 ice, since ...
  • 08
    Dec
    Organization
    Hello Members: All ice times will resume Thursday December 10, 2020. Thank you for your patience and understanding.   Reminders - Complete the Ontario Hockey Federation Health Screening questionnaire and sign in at the Arena. - ...
  • 06
    Dec
    Organization
    December 6 COVID Update After discussion with the health unit, BBMHA is suspending all ice times from now through Wednesday December 9, 2020. The health unit is extremely busy with contact tracing and we need to give them enough time to accomplish ...
  • 26
    Nov
    Organization
    As you may know the Huron-Perth Health Unit has moved to orange, we have checked the protocols and the following new measures are in place:   1.    Only ONE(1) Parent/Guardian allowed in the facility per player. Absolutely no exceptions (i.e. no ...
  • 23
    Nov
    Organization
    Reminders as we go forward: The number of spectators and players allowed in both the Blyth and Brussels arenas is a MAXIMUM of 50 in the entire building. This includes the players, coaching staff and parents/guardians. Only 1 parent/guardian ...
  • 08
    Nov
    Organization
    Last day to order through Dunny's is Nov 21, 2020 BBMHA Apparel with Dunny's Source for Sports
Printed from blythbrusselsminorhockey.ca on Saturday, April 17, 2021 at 7:25 AM