U5 Program Overview (Thorncrest Minor Hockey League)

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The U5 (Mini Mites) program is designed specifically for 4-year olds who are brand new to hockey and, in many cases, to skating as well. 

  • To introduce children to a fun physical activity of hockey.
  • This will be done through hockey skills and drills and some scrimmages.
  • For the first half of the season, qualified instructors work with the coaches and players.
  • Parents are encouraged to come onto the ice to help out.
  • The U5 (Mini Mites) program runs once a week for approximately 20 weeks, from mid-October to end March.
  • Will run primarily on Weekends
  • Each session is 50 minutes in length.
  • All skaters must wear full hockey equipment

Registration fees includes hockey jersey, socks, insurance, medal & pictures.