2023-2024 Spring Development Program

PROGRAM OVERVIEW - The Glenlake Minor Hockey Club (Glenlake) will be offering a Spring Development Program from April 1 to June 15.

Registration is now OPEN to members outside the Glenlake catchment.  Registration will close March 20th at noon.

Participants are required to have been placed on a team during the 2023-2024 season and will follow the age divisions as outlined by Hockey Canada for the 2024-2025 season.

Registration priority will be given to Glenlake families, should space permit we will open the remaining will advise families no later than March 1st if we will be able to accommodate their player in the spring program

We will be using TeamSnap as our registration platform. The registration link can be found at the bottom of this document.

All ice times will be held at Flames Community Arenas, 2390 47 Avenue SW


PAYMENT OPTIONS - Payment is due in full.  NO REFUNDS will be provided for any withdrawal


REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Skill  Development Sessions

Age Group:       U9 (2016-2017)

Capacity:          24 skaters

Description:      The Skills Development program will consist of progressive skating and skills drills that will challenge all participants as skills improve over the Spring. Ice sessions will include:

  • Skill Development focusing on:
    • Skating
    • Passing/Receiving Techniques
    • Shooting
    • Stickhandling
    • Balance and Posture
    • Hockey IQ Drills
    • Decision making/Read and Reacting
    • Small area games

Session Options

Monday Option - 8 Sessions $400 Wednesday Option - 90 Sessions $450
April 1 - 4:30-5:30pm April 10 – 5:45-6:45pm
April 15, 22, 29 - 5:15-6:15pm April 17, 24 – 5:15-6:15pm
May 6, 13, 27 - 5:15-6:15pm May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 - 5:15-6:15pm
June 3 - 5:15-6:15pm June 5 - 5:15-6:15pm

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Age Group:       U11 (2014-2015)

Capacity:          24 skaters and 3 goalies (no Hybrid goalies)

Description:      The Skills Development program will consist of progressive skating and skills drills that will challenge all participants as skills improve over the Spring. Ice sessions will include:

  • Skill Development focusing on:
    • Skating
    • Passing/Receiving Techniques
    • Shooting
    • Stickhandling
    • Balance and Posture
    • Hockey IQ Drills
    • Decision making/Read and Reacting
    • Small area games
  • Limited goalie instruction
Mondays - 8 Sessions

Skaters - $400, Goalies - $200

April 1, 15, 22, 29 - 5:30-6:30pm
May 6, 13, 27 - 5:30-6:30pm
June 3 - 5:30-6:30pm

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Age Group:       U13 (2012-2013)

Capacity:          16 Forwards/8 Defense and 3 goalies/session

Description:      The Skills Development program will consist of progressive skating and skills drills that will challenge all participants as skills improve over the Spring. There will be some potion specific instruction/drills.  Ice sessions will include:

  • Skill Development focusing on:
    • Skating
    • Passing/Receiving Techniques
    • Shooting
    • Stickhandling
    • Balance and Posture
    • Hockey IQ Drills
    • Decision making/Read and Reacting
    • Small area games
  • Limited goalie instruction

Session Options

Monday – 8 Sessions

Skaters - $400. Goalies - $200

Wednesday - 10 Sessions

Skaters - $500. Goalies - $250

April 1 - 5:45-6:45pm April 3, 17, 24 – 6:30-7:30pm
April 15, 22, 29 – 6:30-7:30pm April 10 – 7:00-8:00pm
May 6, 13, 27 - 6:30-7:30pm May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29- 6:30-7:30pm
June 3 - 6:30-7:30pm June 5 - 6:30-7:30pm

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Age Group:       U15 (2010-2011)

Capacity:          16 Forwards/8 Defense and 3 goalies

Description:      The Skills Development program will consist of progressive skating and skills drills that will challenge all participants as skills improve over the Spring. Ice sessions will include:

  • Skill Development focusing on:
    • Skating
    • Passing/Receiving Techniques
    • Shooting
    • Stickhandling
    • Balance and Posture
    • Hockey IQ Drills
    • Decision making/Read and Reacting
    • Small area games
  • Limited goalie Instruction
Tuesdays - 10 Sessions

Skaters - $500. Goalies - $250

April 2, 9, 26, 23, 30 – 5:30-6:30pm
7, 14, 21, 28 – 5:30-6:30pm
June 4 – 5:30-6:30pm

Body Checking Sessions

Age Group:       U15 (2010/2011)

Capacity:          20 Players

Description:      Body checking clinics will introduce players to body contact. The goal is to learn the correct ways to give and receive body checks while teaching on ice awareness and potentially dangerous situations. Players will build confidence giving and receiving checks in a controlled environment with players of similar size and skill and progress to game play scenarios

Body checking clinics will be open to players 2010 and 2011 born. Those 2011 players who take these body checking sessions will not be required to complete the mandatory sessions for 2011 players prior to the 2024-2025 U15 evaluations held in September 2024.

Session #1 -3 Sessions $150 Session #2 - 3 Sessions $150
April 1 – 7:00-8:00pm April 19 – 5:30-6:30pm
April 2– 8:00-9:00pm May 24 – 5:15pm-6:15pm
April 4 – 8:00-9:00pm June 4 – 5:15pm-6:15pm

High Performance Skills Development Sessions

Age Group:       U11 (2014-2015)

Capacity:          24 players and 3 goalies

Description:      The high-performance program will consist of similar skills as outlined in the skills development program.  Players can expect a program with a higher level of intensity and pace that has skills designed to challenge players.

-        Skill Development focusing on:

o   Skating

o   Passing/Receiving Techniques

o   Shooting

o   Stickhandling

o   Balance and Posture

o   Hockey IQ Drills

o   Decision making/Read and Reacting

o   Small area games

-        Limited goalie instruction

 

10 Sessions

Skaters - $500, Goalies - $250

April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 – 4:15-5:15pm
May 7, 14, 21, 28 – 4:15-5:15pm

June 4 – 4:15-5:15pm

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Age Group:       U13 (2012-2013)

Capacity:          24 players and 3 goalies

Description:      The high-performance program will consist of similar skills as outlined in the skills development program.  Players can expect a program with a higher level of intensity and pace that has skills designed to challenge players.

  • Skill Development (not limited to):
    • Skating
    • Passing/Receiving Techniques
    • Shooting
    • Stickhandling
    • Balance and Posture
    • Hockey IQ Drills
    • Decision making/Read and Reacting
    • Small area games
  • Limited goalie instruction
10 Sessions

Skaters - $500, Goalies - $250

April 4, 11, 18, 25 - 4:15-5:15pm
May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 – 4:15-5:15pm

June 6 – 4:15-5:15pm

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Age Group:       U15 (2010-2011)

Capacity:          24 players and 3 goalies

Description:      The high-performance program will consist of similar skills as outlined in the skills development program.  Players can expect a program with a higher level of intensity and pace that has skills designed to challenge players.

  • Skill Development (not limited to):
    • Skating
    • Passing/Receiving Techniques
    • Shooting
    • Stickhandling
    • Balance and Posture
    • Hockey IQ Drills
    • Decision making/Read and Reacting
    • Small area games
  • Limited goalie instruction
9 Sessions

Skaters - $450, Goalies - $225

April 10 – 4:30-5:30pm

April 17, 24 – 4:00-5:00pm

May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 – 4:00-5:00pm

June 5 – 4:00-5:00pm


High performance Defense Only Sessions

Age Group:       U13/U15 (2010-2013)

Capacity:          20 players

Defense Skills (not limited to):

  • Puck Retrievals
  • Evasive moves
  • Boxing out
  • Stick Placement
  • Angling
  • Gap control
  • Offensive Blueline play

Session Options

3 Sessions $150
April 2, 4, 19 - 6:45-7:45pm

Goalie Sessions

Age Group:       U9/U11 (2014-2017)

Capacity:          12 goalies

 

6 Sessions $300 - Fridays

April 12, 19 - 5:15-6:15pm

May 3, 10, 24 - 5:15-6:15pm

May 17 – 4:00-5:00pm

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Age Group:       U13/U15 (2010-2013)

Capacity:          12 goalies

 

6 Sessions $300 - Fridays

April 13, 19 - 6:30-7:30pm

May 3, 10, 24 - 6:30-7:30pm

May 17 – 5:15-6:15pm


3 on 3 / 4 on 4 - Saturday/Sunday

  • Full ice 3 on 3 or 4 on 4 (except U9 which will be a combination of cross ice and full ice)
  • 60-90 second buzzer change shifts
  • No faceoffs, players retreat to blue line on frozen pucks and goals
  • Penalty shots on penalties (stops clock)
  • 5 minutes warm-up/ 50+ minutes game play
  • No body checking
  • Maximum 12 skaters per team
  • 2 goalies

Age Group:       U9 (2016-2017)

Capacity:          24 skaters

 

6 Sessions $240

April 6 – 8:00-9:00am

April 13 – 2:00-3:00pm

April 20 – 8:30-9:30am

May 4 – 8:30-9:30am

May 11 – 8:30-9:30am

May 12 - 5:15-6:15pm (Sunday)

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Age group:       U11 (2014-2015)

Capacity:          24 skaters and 2 goalies

 

6 Sessions $240

April 6 – 8:45-9:45am

April 13 – 2:15-3:15pm

April 20 – 9:45-10:45am

May 4 – 9:45-10:45am

May 11 – 9:45-10:45am

May 12 - 5:30-6:30pm (Sunday)

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Age Group:       U13 (2012-2013)

Capacity:          24 skaters and 2 goalies

 

6 Sessions $240

April 6 –9:15-10:15am

April 13 – 3:15-4:15pm

April 20 – 11:00-12:00pm

May 4 – 11:00-12:00pm

May 11 – 11:00-12:00pm

May 12 - 6:30-7:30pm (Sunday)

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Age Group:       U15 (2010-2011)

Capacity:          24 skaters and 2 goalies

 

10 Sessions $400
April 4, 11, 18, 25 – 5:30-6:30pm
May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 – 5:30-6:30pm
June 6 – 5:30-6:30pm