Initiation Program Under 8 Information (BLOMHA)

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IP Under 6 - 2015/2016
IP Under 7 - 2014
IP Under 8 - 2013

Based on birth years as of December 31

REGISTRATION FEES - Are based on a October 1st start. Fees will be reduced accordingly if the season is delayed due to COVID-19.  

 Before July 15
 After July 15
All Initiation Age Divisions  $520  $570
Fees include two (2) ice times per week and a team jersey and socks.

What is the Initiation Program?

The Initiation Program is Hockey Canada’s premiere "Learn to Play" program and is the foundation of skill development in the Minor Hockey Alliance.

The Hockey Canada Initiation Program is designed for players 4, 5, 6 and 7 years old and clearly lays out how to get them started in hockey. Learning basic fundamentals they will have fun and develop confidence. The program consists of four phases of instruction, designed for any entry-level hockey player, helping introduce the skills of skating, passing, puck control and shooting in an age appropriate progressive manner.

Please Read: Fostering a Love for the Game - A Message to Parents from ALLIANCE HOCKEY

Benefits of the Hockey Canada Initiation Program

  • More puck touches
  • Age appropriate skills development
  •  Fun for all participants
  • Maximum ice usage with more time on ice for players

  • Increased competition for all players

Initiation Program Ice Times and Arenas: TBA

Programming will begin in early October 2020 and end the weekend before March Break 2021

Initiation Program Under 6: 
Saturdays TBA - Sundays TBA

Initiation Program Under 7: Saturdays TBA - Sundays TBA 

Initiation Program Under 8: Saturdays TBA - Sundays TBA

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