The final step in Hockey Canada’s Program of Excellence, Canada's National Junior Team has found record-setting success at the IIHF World Junior Championship since the first year of the POE in 1982, winning 20 gold medals, including five-year runs from 1993-97 and 2005-09.

World Juniors
All-Time Results
Year Gold Silver Bronze CAN Location
2023 CAN CZE USA 1st Halifax, N.S. & Moncton, N.B.
2022 CAN FIN SWE 1st Edmonton, Alta.
2021 USA CAN FIN 2nd Edmonton, Alta.
2020 CAN RUS SWE 1st Ostrava & Trinec, CZE
2019 FIN USA RUS 6th Vancouver & Victoria, B.C.
2018 CAN SWE USA 1st Buffalo, N.Y.
2017 USA CAN RUS 2nd Montreal, Que. & Toronto, Ont.
2016 FIN RUS USA 6th Helsinki, FIN
2015 CAN RUS SVK 1st Toronto, Ont. & Montreal, Que.
2014 FIN SWE RUS 4th Malmö, SWE
2013 USA SWE RUS 4th Ufa, RUS
2012 SWE RUS CAN 3rd Calgary & Edmonton, Alta
2011 RUS CAN USA 2nd Buffalo, N.Y.
2010 USA CAN SWE 2nd Saskatoon & Regina, Sask.
2009 CAN SWE RUS 1st Ottawa, Ont.
2008 CAN SWE RUS 1st Pardubice & Liberec, CZE
2007 CAN RUS USA 1st Leksand & Mora, SWE
2006 CAN RUS FIN 1st Vancouver, Kamloops & Kelowna, B.C.
2005 CAN RUS CZE 1st Grand Forks, N.D.
2004 USA CAN FIN 2nd Helsinki & Hämeenlinna, FIN
2003 RUS CAN FIN 2nd Halifax & Sydney, N.S.
2002 RUS CAN FIN 2nd Pardubice & Hradec Kralove, CZE
2001 CZE FIN CAN 3rd Moscow, RUS
2000 CZE RUS CAN 3rd Skellefteå & Umeå, SWE
1999 RUS CAN SVK 2nd Winnipeg, Man.
1998 FIN RUS SUI 8th Helsinki & Hämeenlinna, FIN
1997 CAN USA RUS 1st Geneva & Morges, SUI
1996 CAN SWE RUS 1st Boston, Mass.
1995 CAN RUS SWE 1st Red Deer, Alta.
1994 CAN SWE RUS 1st Ostrava & Frydek-Mistek, CZE
1993 CAN SWE CZE/SVK 1st Gävle, SWE
1992 CIS SWE USA 6th Füssen & Kaufbeuren, GER
1991 CAN USSR TCH 1st Saskatoon, Sask.
1990 CAN USSR TCH 1st Helsinki, FIN
1989 USSR SWE TCH 4th Anchorage, Alaska
1988 CAN USSR FIN 1st Moscow, URS
1987 FIN TCH SWE 7th Piestany, TCH
1986 USSR CAN USA 2nd Hamilton, Ont.
1985 CAN TCH USSR 1st Helsinki, FIN
1984 USSR FIN TCH 4th Norrköping & Nyköping, SWE
1983 USSR TCH CAN 3rd Leningrad, URS
1982 CAN TCH FIN 1st Minneapolis, Minn.
1981 SWE FIN USSR 7th Füssen, Landsberg & Kaufbeuren, FRG
1980 USSR FIN SWE 5th Helsinki, FIN
1979 USSR SWE TCH 5th Karlstad, SWE
1978 USSR SWE CAN 3rd Montreal, Que.
1977 USSR CAN TCH 2nd Zvolen & Banská Bystrica, TCH
1976 USSR CAN TCH 2nd Tampere, FIN
1975 USSR CAN SWE 2nd Winnipeg, Man. & Minneapolis, Minn.
1974 USSR FIN CAN 3rd Leningrad, URS

NOTE: Prior to the 1977 IIHF World Junior Championship, the World Juniors was an invitational tournament and not an IIHF-sanctioned world championship.

National Junior Team
2024 WPHC: CAN 2 – USA 1 (Gold Medal)
Kingsmill was sensational, backstopping Canada to a world title.
2024 WPHC: CAN 2 – CHN 1 (Semifinal)
Kovacevich and Cozzolino scored to send Canada to play for gold.
2024 WPHC: CAN 5 – CZE 1 (Preliminary)
Dunn and McGregor had 2G each as Canada capped a perfect prelims.
2024 WPHC: CAN 10 – ITA 0 (Preliminary)
McGregor scored four goals to help Canada to its second win.