The second step in Hockey Canada's Program of Excellence, Canada's National Men's Under-18 Team participates in the Hlinka Gretzky Cup in August, and at the IIHF U18 World Championship, at which it has won four gold medals (2003, 2008, 2013, 2021), in the spring.

World Championship
All-Time Results
Year Gold Silver Bronze CAN Location
2021 CAN RUS SWE 1st Plano & Frisco, Texas
2020 Cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic Plymouth & Ann Arbor, Mich.
2019 SWE RUS  USA  4th  Örnsköldsvik & Umeå, SWE
2018 FIN USA  SWE  5th Chelyabinsk & Magnitogorsk, RUS
2017 USA FIN RUS 5th Poprad & Spisska Nova Ves, SVK
2016 FIN SWE USA 4th Grand Forks, N.D.
2015 USA FIN CAN 3rd Zug & Lucerne, SUI
2014 USA CZE CAN 3rd Lapeenranta & Imatra, FIN
2013 CAN USA FIN 1st Sochi, RUS
2012 USA SWE CAN 3rd Brno, Znojmo & Breclav, CZE
2011 USA SWE RUS 4th Crimmitschau & Dresden, GER
2010 USA SWE FIN 7th Minsk, BLR
2009 USA RUS FIN 4th Fargo, N.D. & Moorhead, Minn.
2008 CAN RUS USA 1st Kazan, RUS
2007 RUS USA SWE 4th Tampere & Rauma, FIN
2006 USA FIN CZE 4th Angelholm & Halmstad, SWE
2005 USA CAN SWE 2nd Ceske Budejovice & Plzen, CZE
2004 RUS USA CZE 4th Minsk, BLR
2003 CAN SVK RUS 1st Yaroslavl, RUS
2002 USA RUS CZE 6th Piestany & Tmava, SVK
2001 RUS SUI FIN Did not participate Heinola, Helsinki & Lahti, FIN
2000 FIN RUS SWE Did not participate Kloten & Weinfelden, SUI
1999 FIN SWE SVK Did not participate Füssen & Kaufbeuren, GER
Hlinka Gretzky Cup
All-Time Results
Year Event Gold Silver Bronze CAN Location
2021 Hlinka Gretzky Cup RUS SVK SWE Did not participate Breclav, CZE & Piestany, SVK
2020 Hlinka Gretzky Cup Cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic Edmonton & Red Deer, Alta.
2019 Hlinka Gretzky Cup RUS CAN SWE 2nd Breclav, CZE & Piestany, SVK
2018 Hlinka Gretzky Cup CAN SWE RUS 1st Edmonton & Red Deer, Alta.
2017 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup CAN CZE SWE 1st Breclav, CZE & Bratislava, SVK
2016 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup CZE USA RUS 5th Breclav, CZE & Bratislava, SVK
2015 Memorial of Ivan Hlinka CAN SWE RUS 1st Breclav, CZE & Bratislava, SVK
2014 Memorial of Ivan Hlinka CAN CZE USA 1st Breclav, CZE & Piestany, SVK
2013 Memorial of Ivan Hlinka CAN USA CZE 1st Breclav, CZE & Piestany, SVK
2012 Memorial of Ivan Hlinka CAN FIN SWE 1st Breclav, CZE & Piestany, SVK
2011 Memorial of Ivan Hlinka CAN SWE RUS 1st Breclav, CZE & Piestany, SVK
2010 Memorial of Ivan Hlinka CAN USA SWE 1st Breclav, CZE & Piestany, SVK
2009 Memorial of Ivan Hlinka CAN RUS SWE 1st Breclav, CZE & Piestany, SVK
2008 Memorial of Ivan Hlinka CAN RUS SWE 1st Breclav, CZE & Piestany, SVK
2007 Memorial of Ivan Hlinka SWE FIN RUS 4th Hodonin, CZE & Piestany, SVK
2006 Under-18 Junior World Cup CAN USA n/a 1st Breclav, CZE & Piestany, SVK
2005 Under-18 Junior World Cup CAN CZE FIN 1st Breclav, CZE & Piestany, SVK
2004 Under-18 Junior World Cup CAN CZE SWE 1st Breclav, CZE & Piestany, SVK
2003 Under-18 Junior World Cup USA RUS CZE 4th Breclav, CZE & Piestany, SVK
2002 Eight Nations Cup CAN CZE RUS 1st Breclav, CZE & Piestany, SVK
2001 Six Nations Cup CAN CZE RUS 1st Kolin, Mlada Boleslav & Nymburk, CZE
2000 Four Nations Tournament CAN USA CZE 1st Kezmarok, SVK
1999 Four Nations Tournament CAN USA CZE 1st Havlickuv Brod, Trebic & Znojmo, CZE
1998 Four Nations Tournament CAN CZE SVK 1st Bratislava & Trnava, SVK
1997 Three Nations Tournament CAN CZE SVK 1st Jihlava, Zdar nad Sazavou & Znojmo, CZE
1996 Pacific Cup CAN USA FIN 1st Nelson & Castlegar, B.C.
1995 Pacific Cup RUS CAN USA 2nd Yokohama, JPN
1994 La Copa Mexico CAN USA RUS 1st Mexico City, MEX
1993 Pacific Cup RUS USA CAN 3rd Yokohama, JPN
1992 Pacific Cup CAN RUS JPN 1st Tokyo, JPN
1991 Phoenix Cup URS CAN USA 2nd Sapporo & Yokohama, JPN
Videos
Photos
2022 WJC: CAN 11 – AUT 2 (Preliminary)
Bedard became the sixth with four goals in a win over Austria.
2021-22 WJC: CAN – CZE (Preliminary)
Power scored a hat trick as Canada opened with a win in Edmonton.
2022 WJC: CAN 6 – RUS 4 (Pre-Tournament)
McTavish scored twice and added an assist as Canada beat Russia.
WJC: Three masks, two Team Canadas
Check out the special masks that will be worn at the World Juniors.