Hockey - Sprinker Recreation Center
All Ages Stick & Puck
Up to 30 skaters per session
- Online pre-payment is required. Drop-ins will not be allowed.
- Full gear required. Under 18 must have full face helmets.
- Absolutely no scrimmaging allowed.
- Adult only - Must be 18+
- 24 players and 3 goalies allowed per session
- Skater should arrive dressed for their session. Full gear required.
- Skater should arrive no more than 10 minutes prior to their reserved time and leave 10 minutes after the session has ended.
- All games are non-checking
Adult Hockey Learn To Play Class (Ages 18+)
Interested in playing hockey? Never skated before or has it’s been long enough for a refresher? Old enough to vote? Then this is the class for you. Our class will work on your skating skills, teach you stick handling, develop your game knowledge and fundamentals, and prepare you to play in a league.
Pre-register online for classes by selecting the session below.
HECC approved helmet, hockey pants, support cup/pelvic protector, hockey gloves, shin/elbow/shoulder pads, internal mouth guard, and a regulation ice hockey stick. Gear lists are available at Sprinker Recreation Center.
Youth Hockey ADM (American Development Model) Lessons
This program will focus on the skating skills used for hockey. Skaters will learn a variety of skills ranging from forward skating to backward skating on one and two feet, stick handling, and some game instruction.$80 -
|Fees:||$80 - 8 sessions (Thursday class)|
$70 - 7 sessions (Sunday classes)
|$49 USA Hockey Membership Required|
To join USA Hockey visit www.usahockey.com, click on “players” then click on “register.” Register as a Player/Coach and then follow the instructions. Print out your PDF receipt and bring it to the first class. Membership goes 09/01 - 8/31.
Pre-register: Pre-register for classes online by selecting the session below or calling (253) 798-4000
|Spring/Summer - Beginner 18423||Apr. 13-June 15 (no classes 4/20 & 5/18)||Thur||7:00-8:00 PM|
|Spring/Summer - Beginner 18422||Apr. 16-July 9 (no classes 4/23, 5/14, 5/21, 5/28, 6/18, 7/2)||Sunday||4:00-5:00 PM|
|Spring/Summer - Advanced*||Apr. 16-July 9 (no classes 4/23, 5/14, 5/21, 5/28, 6/18, 7/2)||Sunday||5:00-6:00 PM|
*Advanced class enrollment must be approved by Hockey Coach
- Hockey skates & regulation hockey sticks are not required.
- Hockey skates are available to rent at no charge (size 5 and smaller only).
Full Equipment is required for all classes/sessions
HECC approved helmet (with face mask), hockey pants, support cup/pelvic protector, hockey gloves, shin/elbow/shoulder pads, internal mouth guard, and regulation hockey stick.
Youth Gear Rental
Don’t have gear? We rent! $50 (+tax) +$100 deposit / per person / per session
Gear packages are intended for the younger (or smaller) beginning skater. Sizes run small so you will want to attend the fitting date for your session. Quantities are limited and therefore will be distributed at the fitting date or after the first class. Gear may be rented out for one session only and must be turned in (complete) prior to the start of the next session to receive a full deposit refund. Package includes all gear with the exception of supporter with cup/or pelvic protector, internal mouth guard, full coverage throat protector/neck guard, hockey skates, and hockey sticks. GEAR RENTAL IS NOT GUARANTEED.
- Contact Sprinker Recreation Center 253-798-4000 for current fitting dates.
Tacoma Junior Hockey Association
For: Birth years 2000-2013
Locations & Contacts:
Register online for Tacoma Junior Hockey Association opportunities
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