Spring Programs

PRESCHOOL LEARN TO SKATE

with Marcie Munro

This mid-week Preschool program with Coach Marcie teaches the fundamentals of skating in a positive and encouraging environment.  The skills learned throughout the program will provide skaters with the basic skills and techniques to continue into Hockey, Ringette, or Skating for Recreation.

Our Preschool Learn to Skate class runs at a comparable time of Sportsplex and Excellent Ice. Drop your older children off at school and come straight to the rink with your preschoolers for Learn to Skate class! Parents may join their beginners on the ice, until independence is obtained.  Parents must wear a helmet. For ages 2-5.

CSA approved Helmets, Skates & Knitted Gloves are required.

6 Weeks – 45 Minute Classes

$199.00 for 2 days per week

$99.00 for 1 day per week

Tuesday and ThursdayApr 7-May 149:15-10:00 am
Tuesday OnlyApr 7-May 129:15-10:00 am
Thursday OnlyApr 9-May 149:15-10:00 am
WednesdayApr 8-May 139:15-10:00 am

LEARN TO SKATE

with Marcie Munro

This program teaches the fundamentals of skating in a positive and encouraging environment.  The skills learned throughout the program will provide skaters with the basic skills and techniques to continue into Hockey, Ringette, or Skating for Recreation.

Players will be evaluated and placed in groups according to skill level, from Beginner to Advanced.  During these sessions, players may be moved as they advance.  Parents may join their beginners on the ice, until independence is obtained.  Parents must wear a helmet. For ages 3 and older.

CSA approved Helmets, Skates & Knitted Gloves are required.

12 Weeks – $199.00

SaturdayApr 4-June 209:00-9:45 am
SaturdayApr 4-June 209:45-10:30 am
SundayApr 5-June 219:45-10:30 am
SundayApr 5-June 2110:30-11:15 am
WednesdayApr 8-June 243:30-4:15 pm
WednesdayApr 8-June 244:15-5:00 pm

INTRODUCTION TO HOCKEY

 

This program is for players who can already skate or have graduated from our “Learn to Skate” program.  It is designed to teach a combination of skating, puck control, and teamwork as an introduction to hockey.

Players will be evaluated and placed in groups according to skill level.  Players may be moved as they advance. For ages 3 and older.

Full Hockey Gear is Required.

12 Weeks – $199.00

SaturdayApr 4-June 209:45-10:30 am
SundayApr 5-June 2110:30-11:15 am
WednesdayApr 8-June 244:15-5:00 pm

ADAPTIVE LEARN TO SKATE

with Marcie Munro

Adaptive ice skating is for children with any physical and developmental disabilities. Children will experience moving their bodies and manipulating objects in this mini camp.  Children will have the opportunity to develop fundamental movement with basic skating skills relating to Hockey, Ringette, and Figure Skating.

Coach Marcie will be the head instructor and will work one-on-one with children and their families to provide a fun and safe environment learning how to skate. Class size will be limited to ensure that each child receives personal coaching attention.  Parents are encouraged to come onto the ice to assist.  If your child doesn’t have skates, skates will be provided.

All abilities are welcome and all skills will be adapted and modified as needed.  This exciting 45-minute program is designed to introduce children with special needs, to the sport of skating and socialization.  The goal of this class is to introduce your child to physical activity at whatever level according to their ability. Limited to 7 skaters.

Please note: Wheelchairs are welcome on the ice with a caregiver to participate.

4 Weeks – $199.00

SundayApr 5-268:15-9:00 am

INTRODUCTION TO POWER SKATING

with Ryan Carignan

This program builds on the skating fundamentals for players starting out in hockey and ringette. Players will develop skills in balance, strides and crossovers along with stops, starts and acceleration techniques. For players 4-6 yrs of age who have limited experience in hockey or ringette.

12 Weeks – 45 Minute Sessions – $350.00

Ages 4-6SundayApr 5-June 219:00-9:45 am

HIGH PERFORMANCE POWER SKATING

with Ryan Carignan

Ryan is the lead instructor and founder of Ryan Carignan Hockey Development. This power skating class is a high energy class with a focus on proper technique and repetitions. Skaters will get lots of reps and correction during the power skating class. Each class will have a ratio of 1 coach to every 7 skaters. During the skates Coach Ryan will be focusing on all aspects of skating including stride, balance, edges, crossovers, tight turns, backwards, explosive power, agility, pivots, and stick placement.

12 Weeks – $475.00

H1-H2 (Ages 5-6)TuesdayApr 7-June 234:00-5:00 pm
H2-H3 (Ages 6-8)ThursdayApr 9-June 254:00-5:00 pm
H4-Atom (Ages 9+)TuesdayApr 7-June 235:00-6:00 pm

HIGH PERFORMANCE HOCKEY SKILLS

with Ryan Carignan

Ryan is the lead instructor and founder of Ryan Carignan Hockey Development. This skills class is a high energy class with a focus on skating, puck control, and shooting. The class will include a variety of different skills with a focus on proper skating technique. This class is designed for hockey players that are confident in their skating ability. This class will use on ice manipulatives (attack triangles) and shooting blockers. Each class will have a ratio of 1 coach to every 7 skaters. During the skates Coach Ryan will be focusing on skating, puck control, shooting, puck protection, passing, receiving a pass, deking, and compete drills.

12 Weeks – $475.00

H2-H3 (Ages 6-8)MondayApr 6-June 224:00-5:00 pm
H4-Atom (Ages 9+)TuesdayApr 7-June 236:00-7:00 pm

HIGH PERFORMANCE BATTLE, COMPETE, AND PLAY

with Ryan Carignan

During this program with Coach Ryan, players will develop checking skills to gain confidence in close contact situations. They will learn how to properly battle for puck control and how to compete for and win possession of loose pucks. Actual game play will be included in each session.

12 Weeks – $475.00

H2-H3 (Ages 6-8)ThursdayApr 9-June 255:00-6:00 pm

SATURDAY HIGH PERFORMANCE DROP-IN

with Ryan Carignan

Ryan’s High Performance Saturday Drop-Ins are limited to 14 players max (16 for Power Skating). Register online to guarantee your spot or give us a call at 604-534-7825!

1 Hour Sessions – $40.00 Drop-In

April 4-June 20

H2-H3Battle, Compete, and Play10:30-11:30 am
H4-AtomPower Skating11:30 am-12:30 pm
H4-AtomHockey Skills12:30-1:30 pm

JUNIOR RED WINGS 3 on 3

Led by Shawn Boone

Power Skating & Skill Development

With 3 on 3 Hockey Format

This program combines power skating and skill development with 3 on 3 action. The first half hour of the ice time players work on specific skills such as skating, stick handling, passing, and shooting. The remaining 45 minutes will feature an exciting 3 on 3 scrimmage. The goal of this program is for players to learn basic hockey skills while implementing them in a fun and interactive team environment. Registration is FREE for goalies, call to register as numbers are limited.

12 Weeks – $299.00

Ages 4-6SundayApr 5-June 2111:15 am-12:30 pm
Ages 7-8SundayApr 5-June 2112:30-1:45 pm
Ages 9-11SundayApr 5-June 211:45-3:00 pm