hamilton minor hockey initiation program

Confidence building and fun programs teaching kids hockey fundamentals, focus, perseverance and teamwork.

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The HMHIP (Hamilton Minor Hockey Initiation Program) is designed for all players between 4-6 years old. Our goal is to teach the fundamentals of skating to all new players and the basic hockey skills to all our young players.

Registration is now open

for the 2023-2024 season


Registration for the 2023/2024 season is open.


Important information and what to expect from the program.


Help the next generation of Hamilton hockey players get their start.

NEW: Once-a-week program

Calling all aspiring young hockey players! The Hamilton Minor Hockey Initiation Program is thrilled to introduce our new once-a-week introduction to hockey program. This exciting program is designed specifically for children who are new to the sport and are keen to learn the basics of ice hockey. Each week, our certified coaches will lead your child through a variety of fun and engaging drills that promote skill development, teamwork, and sportsmanship. Through our introduction to hockey program, children will not only learn about the sport, but also develop a love for it that can last a lifetime. Join us today and watch your child’s hockey skills soar!

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Winter Storm Closures

The City of Hamilton has decided that all recreational facilities will close at 7pm March 3rd, 2023 due to the incoming winter storm. We do

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Next Season

As we get closer to the end of the season, many of you will have questions about where your children go from here. There are

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Photo Day

Photo day is coming soon. Saturday November 19th @ Quad Pad Sunday November 20th @ Chedoke Check with your parent rep for your time slot.

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