U7 Discovery

This program is for brand new skaters, wearing full hockey equipment; learning to skate and incorporating some hockey skills throughout the season. Sessions will occur on the weekends (once per week), with each session being 60 minutes in length. Instructors will utilize/follow the ProSmart Hockey Learning System for program curriculum. This system is based off of Hockey Canada's Initiation Program Curriculum.

  • 4-year old's as of December 31;
  • Discovery is for brand new skaters who are learning to skate;
  • This structured program teaches basic movement and skating skills through development drills from Phase 1 of Hockey Canada's Initiation Program Manual;
  • Non-competitive fun activities are also incorporated to further develop the skills that were learned;
    • Hockey Canada Membership and Insurance coverage;
    • Instruction from Certified Lead Instructors (1:10 ratio);
    • TIMBITS Uniforms, Medals, and gifts;
    • Group formation of 10-12 players;
    • All sessions to be held on prime-time weekend ice slots;
    • (Once per week) 1-hour shared ice Skill Development Sessions (Rotational Teaching Station Format);