Youth Hockey Programs

John MacInnes Student Ice Arena

Fundamentals of Hockey Skating

Spring Session 1: January 10 - February 7*

Registration closes January 11.
*January 17 - 11:30 a.m.-12:20 p.m., February 7 - 9:00-9:50 a.m. 

Spring Session 2: February 14 - March 15

Registration closes February 15.

"The Hockey curriculum is designed to teach the fundamentals of hockey skating. In four badge levels, skaters will learn how to maneuver faster and be more agile on the ice. Proper skating techniques are the primary focus of the levels. All elements will be taught without a puck. Skaters will learn the necessary fundamentals to be successful in game situations.

Necessary equipment:

  • Hockey skates
  • Certified hockey helmet (ice approved)"

For more information on the USFS Basic Skills Hockey Curriculum, visit
http://www.usfsa.org/Content/HockeyCurriculum.pdf.

Time

Saturday, 10:00-10:50 a.m. (25-minute lesson, 25-minute practice)

Cost

$65/session
Practice only (siblings/guardians) $10/session 

Open to skaters age 3+, no skating experience necessary.

Registration and payment can be completed online, by phone at 906-487-2073, or at the SDC Ticket Office. You’ll receive an admission ticket to present to your instructor on the first day of class.


Special Events

Randy McKay 3-on-3 Tournament

SAVE THE DATE: Randy McKay 3-on-3 2015 will be held April 2-5, 2015. Registration opens February 1!

Named after former NHL player and Michigan Tech graduate, Randy McKay, this tournament is a great time for competition and honing skills. The program accommodates all age groups and all skill levels. The 3-on-3 is a unique brand of hockey. Play runs concurrently on each half of the ice surface (about 100 feet by 85 feet), which allows for quick games and fast action. The goal is to have good, old-fashioned fun. Sign up and leave your spring fever at the door!


Hockey Power Skating

Not currently offered. Check back with us soon for more information.


Hockey Skills & Scrimmage

Not currently offered. Check back with us soon for more information.


Skating Treadmill

Not currently offered. Check back with us soon for more information.