Hockey - Sprinker Recreation Center

Sprinker Recreation Center is equipped with a newly renovated NHL regulation ice surface with first rate hockey classes and programs.

What's Happening:

Upcoming Schedule Changes

Date Changed Event
Reason for Change
Saturday, April 21 No Stick & Puck 4:15 - 5:45 pm Spring Fever Competition
Wednesdays
April 25
May 2
May 9
May 16
May 23
May 30
June 6
June 13
8:30 - 9:45 PM
Added Stick & Puck (open)
8:30 - 9:45 pm
Adult Coached Practice
Session Ends April 18
Sunday, May 13 No Youth Lessons 4:15 - 6:15 PM
Added - TBA
Mother's Day
Thursday, May 17 No Stick & Puck 7:45 - 9:15 PM LWC Test Session
Saturday, May 19 No Stick & Puck 4:15 - 5:45 PM US Figure Skating Competition
Sunday, May 20 No Stick & Puck 7:00 - 8:30 AM US Figure Skating Competition
Sunday, May 27 No Youth Hockey Lessons
Added - TBA
Memorial Day Weekend
Monday, May 28 No Adv Adult Hockey Lessons 6:45 - 7:45 PM
No Adult Hockey Lessons 8:00 - 9:00 PM
No Skate & Scrimmage 9:15 - 10:30 PM
Added - TBA
Memorial Day

Youth Hockey Lessons

Youth Hockey ADM Ages 4-16 (American Development Model)


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.
Register for class: (253) 798-4000

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.

Youth Hockey Lesson Schedule

Day Time Cost Session/Dates
Sunday 4:15 - 5:15 pm $80.00 (8 weeks) Session 4: March 4 - April 29 (no class April 1)
Sunday 5:15 - 6:15 pm $80.00 (8 weeks) Session 4: March 4 - April 29 (no class April 1)
  • Hockey skates & regulation hockey stick are not required for the 4:15 class.
  • Hockey skates are available to rent at no charge (size 5 and smaller only).
  • Hockey skates & regulation hockey stick are required for the 5:15 class.
Full Equipment 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 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.
The Pro Shop (253) 531-6300 is located on the second floor & has gear available to purchase.

Mandatory FITTING DATES

Session Date
Session 4 Thursday, March 1st from 6:30 to 8:00 pm

Tacoma Junior Hockey Association 
Hockey develops skills on the ice that build a foundation for a lifetime. Hockey also promotes confidence, pride, discipline, focus and responsibility. With an emphasis on fun, hockey is a game to be played and enjoyed for life. The Tacoma Junior Hockey Association offers both a recreational youth hockey program and an elite T2 league for boys and girls ages 4-18.

DROP-IN HOCKEY

Open Stick & Puck  (ALL AGES)


February 26 - June 17, 2018 
 Tuesday  7:45 pm - 9:15 pm
 Wednesday 11:45 am - 1:15 pm
 Thursday 7:45 pm - 9:15 pm
 Sunday  7:00 am - 8:30 am

This is a practice session for stick handling and skating skills. 
  • $10 (+tax) per player / per session
  • Full gear required
  • Under 18 must have full face helmets
  • Limited to 30 players
  • No Scrimmaging

Skate & Scrimmage (ADULT ONLY)

    February 26 - June 17, 2018 
    Monday 9:15 pm - 10:30 pm
    Tuesday (lunch hockey) 12:45 pm - 2:15 pm
     Wednesday (April 25-June 13) 8:30 pm - 9:45 pm
    Sunday 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm

    • Adult only - Must be 18+
    • $11 (+tax) per player / per session
    • Payment will not be taken earlier than 2 hours prior to the start of the session
    • Full gear required
    • Limited to 20 players
    • First 3 goalies play free
    • All games are non-checking
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    Adult Hockey Lessons

     

    Adult Hockey Learn To Play Class (Ages 18+)


    Interested in playing hockey? Never skated before or 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.


    Full equipment required:
    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 available at Sprinker Recreation Center or the Pro Shop at 253-531-6300. 



    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. Annual Membership 09/01 - 8/31.

    Adult Hockey Learn To Play Schedule - Beginning Lessons

    Class Day
    Time Cost Session/Dates
    Monday 8:00 - 9:00 pm $96.00 (8 weeks) Session 4: March 5 - April 23

    Adult Hockey Learn To Play Schedule - Advanced Lessons

    Class Day
    Time Cost Session/Dates
    Monday 6:45 - 7:45 pm $96.00 (8 weeks) Session 4: March 5 - April 23

    Adult Coached Hockey Practice - Session becomes Skate & Scrimmage

    Class Day Time Cost Session / Dates
    Wednesday 8:30 - 9:45 pm $86.50 (7 weeks) Session 4: March 7 - April 18