We are excited to announce open registration for our Sharks Hockey Development Program. It is the perfect way for girls ages 3 – 18 to learn the fundamentals of skating and hockey. Over 20 weeks, our seasoned coaches will teach participants skills through drills, games and even a little scrimmaging -- all of which promises to be engaging and fun!
Sharks Hockey Development Program Overview
SandSharks (girls 3 – 10)
Learn to skate and love hockey
Equipment: helmets, gloves, shin pads, elbow pads and skates*
Junior Sharks (girls 11 and up)
Learn to play hockey
Equipment: full hockey equipment
East Haven Rink (Patsy DiLungo Arena)
Sundays October – end of February (excluding holidays)
$400/20 week session
FREE for girls under age 8 and 50% off for new Sharks
Equipment packages are available for SandSharks and Junior players at Hamden Sports Center (Hamden & Northford) and Whitie Bensen (West Haven).
Skating Development: balance, edges, stride (forward and backward), starts and stops, crossovers (forward and backward), transitions, and agility
Hockey Skills: puck control, passing and shooting skills
We are committed to creating a positive experience for participants and their families. Our coaches welcome the opportunity to teach your daughter to skate and play hockey while hopefully developing a passion for the great game of hockey. Today, a majority of our travel team players started in our development program. We hope to see you on the ice!