NHL/NHLPA First Shift is designed for new hockey players, and Hockey Canada has developed a fun curriculum that focuses on:
- Small-area games and skill stations
- Wide variety of skating skills, puck handling, passing, and shooting exercises
- Discovering the sport through a variety of basic motor movement patterns
- Fun games to ensure participants enjoy a full range of hockey experiences
- All of the participants will be worked with by the instructor in a way that is based on praise and encouragement.
The cost is $229, and your player will receive:
To be eligible to register, your child has to have never been enrolled in minor hockey, and be born between Jan. 1, 2013, and May 1, 2018.
- Bauer equipment (head-to-toe)
- an equipment fitting demonstration
- expert fit session
- 6 weeks of one-hour sessions
The welcome event usually in February.
For more information, please visit here.
Enrollment for 2024 is not open, check back soon.