LBYHs mission includes the following:
Provide a safe, healthy and fun environment in which to learn the game of hockey.
Offer boys and girls the opportunity to participate and play hockey in a manner that fosters sportsmanship and fair play through
LBYH’s LEARN TO PLAY HOCKEY 2021/2022 - is for skaters ages 4-10 years old who have already had some skating experience and are now interested in learning the fundamentals of ice hockey. Participants should not be a current travel hockey player.
The program covers the basic hockey ABC’s for the beginner – skating, agility, balance, edges, and all kinds of fun with pucks
The more experienced skater will work on more advanced skating techniques, puck handling passing, and shooting
Skaters will be placed in groups based on skill level
The program is strongly recommended for any player interested in playing in-house hockey, and who can benefit from more on-ice instruction
Minimum age, skill, and equipment requirements:
4 to 10 years of age
All participants should already have basic skating skills, which is the ability to stand on skates, keep balance and take strides
Full hockey equipment is needed from head to toe, which includes
Certified Hockey Helmet w/full mask (NO bike helmets) and mouthguard
Athletic cup and supporter
Note: if you have any questions about equipment or need advice on what to purchase please let us know
Program dates and times:
All sessions held at the Hayden Ice Rink in Lexington
LBYH offers a family discount of 15% for 2 or more siblings
LIMITED TO 35 PARTICIPANTS PER SESSION
Each player must have a current USA Hockey registration. To register for USA Hockey go to http://www.usahockeyregistration.com and register as a player. You will need to enter your USA Hockey registration number to register for this program.
It is not necessary to have a membership with the Hayden Recreation Center to participate.
Parents with questions should feel free to contact any LBYH Board Member (www.lbyh.net) before you register your player.
As always, LBYH is all about having fun. Good sportsmanship, fair play, and having fun are always emphasized!