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Learn To Play Hockey is designed to teach basic skills to skaters who want to learn how to play hockey. The focus and goal of the Hockey Learn to Play curriculum is to teach beginner hockey players the fundamentals of skating. It is important for these developing players to become comfortable on the ice, learn the basic hockey stance, stride, knee bend, use of edges, and how to hold a stick before moving into league play. Full equipment is required.  Idaho IceWorld will provide rental equipment at no additional charge, while supplies last.  Prerequisite to youth hockey leagues.

Try Hockey for FREE! Have you ever wanted to try hockey without the initial expense of gear, skates, and time? Now is your chance! USA Hockey is sponsoring a Try Hockey for Free clinic at Idaho IceWorld. Skates, sticks, gloves, and helmets will be provided, while supplies last. Equipment fitting held 4:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.; take to the ice 5:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.  Registration is free, but required.

Saturday, November 4 (1 class) 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. - Activity #160303-01 

REGISTER ONLINE or CALL (208) 608-7716.  All ages welcome! 

League Schedules and Results 

Youth Ages 4-8

Youth Ages 9-17

Adults


Youth Ages 4-8

Hockey Learn to Play 1 for ages 4-8 (H1)

Players will learn how to sit on ice and stand up, proper stance, march forward, forward two-foot glide, dip or squat, scooter pushes or T-push, forward swizzles, snowplow stop and backwards skating.  H1 is a 25-minute class.   Full equipment required.  Idaho IceWorld will provide rental equipment at no additional charge, while supplies last.  Helmet must be provided by skater.  No sticks allowed. 
No Classes Nov. 21 and Nov. 26

Tuesday, Sept. 5 - Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017 (8 classes) 5:30 p.m. - 5:55 p.m. - Activity #160000-01 - Cost $89
Sunday, Sept. 10 - Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017 (8 classes) 10:30 a.m. - 10:55 a.m. - Activity #160000-02 - Cost $89
Tuesday, Nov. 7 - Tuesday, Dec. 19 (6 classes) 5:30 p.m. - 5:55 p.m. - Activity #160000-03 - Cost $67
Sunday, Nov. 5 - Sunday, Dec. 17 (6 classes) 10:30 a.m. - 10:55 a.m. - Activity #160000-04 - Cost $67

Hockey Learn to Play 2 for ages 4-8 (H2)

Players will learn backward stance, skating forward using full strides, forward one-foot glides, backward hustle, backward swizzles, glide turns and moving snowplow stops.  H2 is a 25-minute class. Full equipment required.  Idaho IceWorld will provide rental equipment at no additional charge, while supplies last.  Helmet and stick must be provided by skater. 
No Classes Nov. 21 and Nov. 26

Tuesday, Sept. 5 - Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017 (8 classes) 5:55 p.m. - 6:20 p.m. - Activity #160001-01 - Cost $89
Sunday, Sept. 10 - Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017 (8 classes) 10:55 a.m. - 11:20 a.m. - Activity #160001-02 - Cost $89
Tuesday, Nov. 7 - Tuesday, Dec. 19 (6 classes) 5:55 p.m. - 6:20 p.m. - Activity #160001-03 - Cost $67
Sunday, Nov. 5 - Sunday, Dec. 17 (6 classes) 10:55 a.m. - 11:20 a.m. - Activity #160001-04 - Cost $67

Hockey Learn to Play 3 for ages 4-8 (H3)

Players will learn one-foot snowplow stop, introduce hips with ¼ turn twist to hockey stop, full strides using 45 degree V-Push, shuffle stride, backwards hustle, backward C-Cuts or power pushes, backward outside edge glide, forward C-Cuts, C-push glide, forward outside & inside edges, gliding 2 foot turn and lateral Crossover March. Classes will be structured following USA Hockey American Development Model (ADM) Program.  H3 is a 50-minute class. Full equipment required.  Idaho IceWorld will provide rental equipment at no additional charge, while supplies last.  Helmet and stick must be provided by skater.   
No Classes Nov. 21 and Nov. 26   

Tuesday, Sept. 5 - Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017 (8 classes) 5:30 p.m. - 6:20 p.m. - Activity #160002-01 - Cost $129
Sunday, Sept. 10 - Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017 (8 classes) 10:30 a.m. - 11:20 a.m. - Activity #160002-02 - Cost $129
Tuesday, Nov. 7 - Tuesday, Dec. 19 (6 classes) 5:30 p.m. - 6:20 p.m. - Activity #160002-03 - Cost $97
Sunday, Nov. 5 - Sunday, Dec. 17 (6 classes) 10:30 a.m. - 11:20 a.m. - Activity #160002-04 - Cost $97

Hockey Learn to Play 4 for ages 4-8 (H4)

Pre-requisite requirement: mastery of Hockey Learn to Play 3 (H3) skills.  Class includes on-ice coaching instruction and scrimmages. H4 is a 50-minute class.  Full hockey equipment is required.  Player must provide his/her own helmet and stick.
No Classes Nov. 21 and Nov. 26 

Tuesday, Sept. 5 - Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017 (8 classes) 5:30 p.m. - 6:20 p.m. - Activity #160003-01 - Cost $129
Sunday, Sept. 10 - Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017 (8 classes) 10:30 a.m. - 11:20 a.m. - Activity #160003-02 - Cost $129
Tuesday, Nov. 7 - Tuesday, Dec. 19 (6 classes) 5:30 p.m. - 6:20 p.m. - Activity #160003-03 - Cost $97
Sunday, Nov. 5 - Sunday, Dec. 17 (6 classes) 10:30 a.m. - 11:20 a.m. - Activity #160003-04 - Cost $97

USA Hockey Nationwide Try Hockey for Free Clinic for ages 4-17

USA Hockey is sponsoring a Try Hockey for Free clinic at Idaho IceWorld. Skates, sticks, gloves, and helmets will be provided, while supplies last. Equipment fitting held 4:30pm-5:00pm; take to the ice 5:00pm-5:30pm.  Registration is free, but required.

Saturday, November 4 (1 class) 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. - Activity #160303-01 - FREE

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Youth Ages 9-17

Hockey Learn to Play 1 for ages 9-17 (H1)

Players will learn how to sit on ice and stand up, proper stance, march forward, forward two-foot glide, dip or squat, scooter pushes or T-push, forward swizzles, snowplow stop and backwards skating.  H1 is a 25-minute class.  Full equipment required.  IIW will provide rental equipment at no additional charge, while supplies last.  Helmet must be provided by skater.  No sticks allowed.
No Classes Nov. 21 and Nov. 26 

Tuesday, Sept. 5 - Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017 (8 classes) 6:30 p.m. - 6:55 p.m. - Activity #160004-01 - Cost $89
Sunday, Sept. 10 - Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017 (8 classes) 9:30 a.m. - 9:55 a.m. - Activity #160004-02 - Cost $89
Tuesday, Nov. 7 - Tuesday, Dec. 19 (6 classes) 6:30 p.m. - 6:55 p.m. - Activity #160004-03 - Cost $67
Sunday, Nov. 5 - Sunday, Dec. 17 (6 classes) 9:30 a.m. - 9:55 a.m. - Activity #160004-04 - Cost $67

Hockey Learn to Play 2 for ages 9-17 (H2)

Players will learn backward stance, skating forward using full strides, forward one-foot glides, backward hustle, backward swizzles, glide turns and moving snowplow stops. H2 is a 25-minute class. Full equipment required.  IIW will provide rental equipment at no additional charge, while supplies last.  Helmet and stick must be provided by skater.    
No Classes Nov. 21 and Nov. 26 

Tuesday, Sept. 5 - Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017 (8 classes) 6:55 p.m. - 7:20 p.m. - Activity #160005-01 - Cost $89
Sunday, Sept. 10 - Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017 (8 classes) 9:55 a.m. - 10:20 a.m. - Activity #160004-02 - Cost $89
Tuesday, Nov. 7 - Tuesday, Dec. 19 (6 classes) 6:55 p.m. - 7:20 p.m. - Activity #160004-03 - Cost $67
Sunday, Nov. 5 - Sunday, Dec. 17 (6 classes) 9:55 a.m. - 10:20 a.m. - Activity #160004-04 - Cost $67

Hockey Learn to Play 3 for ages 9-17 (H3)

Players will learn one-foot snowplow stop, introduce hips with ¼ turn twist to hockey stop, full strides using 45-degree V-Push, shuffle stride, backwards hustle, backward C-Cuts or power pushes, backward outside edge glide, forward C-Cuts, C-push glide, forward outside & inside edges, gliding 2 foot turn and lateral Crossover March. Classes will be structured following USA Hockey American Development Model (ADM) Program.  H3 is a 50-minute class. Full equipment required.  IIW will provide rental equipment at no additional charge, while supplies last.  Helmet and stick must be provided by skater.  
No Classes Nov. 21 and Nov. 26  

Tuesday, Sept. 5 - Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017 (8 classes) 6:30 p.m. - 7:20 p.m. - Activity #160006-01 - Cost $129
Sunday, Sept. 10 - Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017 (8 classes) 9:30 a.m. - 10:20 a.m. - Activity #160006-02 - Cost $129
Tuesday, Nov. 7 - Tuesday, Dec. 19 (6 classes) 6:30 p.m. - 7:20 p.m. - Activity #160006-03 - Cost $97
Sunday, Nov. 5 - Sunday, Dec. 17 (6 classes) 9:30 a.m. - 10:20 a.m. - Activity #160006-04 - Cost $97

Hockey Learn to Play 4 for ages 9-17 (H4)

Pre-requisite requirement: mastery of Hockey Learn to Play 3 (H3) skills. This is the first step to playing organized hockey. H4 is a 50-minute class. Full hockey equipment is required.  Player must provide his/her own helmet and stick.
No Classes Nov. 21 and Nov. 26  

Tuesday, Sept. 5 - Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017 (8 classes) 6:30 p.m. - 7:20 p.m. - Activity #160007-01 - Cost $129
Sunday, Sept. 10 - Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017 (8 classes) 9:30 a.m. - 10:20 a.m. - Activity #160007-02 - Cost $129
Tuesday, Nov. 7 - Tuesday, Dec. 19 (6 classes) 6:30 p.m. - 7:20 p.m. - Activity #160007-03 - Cost $97
Sunday, Nov. 5 - Sunday, Dec. 17 (6 classes) 9:30 a.m. - 10:20 a.m. - Activity #160007-04 - Cost $97

USA Hockey Nationwide Try Hockey for Free Clinic for ages 4-17

USA Hockey is sponsoring a Try Hockey for Free clinic at Idaho IceWorld. Skates, sticks, gloves, and helmets will be provided, while supplies last. Equipment fitting held 4:30pm-5:00pm; take to the ice 5:00pm-5:30pm.  Registration is free, but required.

Saturday, November 4 (1 class) 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. - Activity #160303-01 - FREE

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Adult

Adult Learn to Play - Beginner Adult Development (Cost $113)

The Beginner Adult Development Clinic (B.A.D.) for adults ages 18 and up features:

  • 7 - 50 minute ice times on Tuesday nights at 7:30 p.m. beginning September 12
  • No skating experience required (full equipment required)
  • Skill instruction on skating, stickhandling, passing and shooting
  • Offensive and defensive concepts and positional play

Session Dates: Sept. 12, Sept. 19, Sept. 26, Oct. 3, Oct. 10, Oct. 17, Oct. 24

Cost: $133.00

Activity Code: 160101-01

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Adult Learn to Play - B.A.D. Scrimmage League (Cost $275)

The B.A.D. Scrimmage League is for co-ed beginner hockey for adults 18 and older. Registration is open through Sept. 5, 2017.

League includes:

  • 14 - 50 minute sessions
  • Full hockey equipment required
  • Team atmosphere
  • FUNdamentals of hockey
  • USA Hockey certified coaches
  • Focus on skating & edge work
  • Skill development / hockey concepts
  • Coach / referee
  • Jersey

All Sessions are from 8:30 p.m. - 9:20 p.m.

Dates:

  • Sept. 12, 19, 26
  • Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24
  • Nov. 7, 14, 21, 28
  • Dec. 5, 12, 19

Cost: $275.00

Activity Code: 160101-02

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Women's Hockey

Women interested in learning how to play hockey can do so through the Adult Learn to Play or through the Boise Women's Hockey Association. To learn more, visit boisewomenshockey.org/

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