U7 - Discovery -

Discovery is a program for beginning skaters who are learning to move and skate while wearing hockey equipment.

  • For the 2022-2023 season those born in 2018 are designated to the Discovery program.
  • Discovery is not a prerequisite for the JR Timbits or SR Timbits programs.
  • Discovery is a learn to skate, learn to play program and there are no hockey games played.
  • This structured program teaches basic movement and skating through development drills for about 2/3 of each 1 hour ice slot.
  • The remaining 1/3 of the session is devoted to playing non-competitive fun activities that develop the skills learned in the practice.
  • The players are registered for group, there are no teams formed.
  • Non-competitive
  • Structured program (based on CHA Initiation program)
  • No scheduled games throughout the season - practices only.
  • 18 Skill Development Sessions 1 hour each from October to March
  • Fall Festival Dec 2022 (To be confirmed)
  • Winter Jamboree March 2023 (To be confirmed)
  • Time and location to be confirmed for 2022-23 Season (we have requested Callingwod Arena)
  • The Discovery program has traditionally run Saturday or Sunday (you choose one for the whole season)