Sledge Hockey Player Development Camp
Hockey Alberta is kicking off the 2019-20 season with a two-day Sledge Hockey Player Development Camp at the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre in Red Deer on September 21 & 22. Designed to accommodate players of all ages and skill levels, this camp will feature a unique combination of on-ice and off-ice skill development, an equipment session, and a game-play session for new and returning sledge hockey players.
The camp will be led by Canada’s Women’s National Para-Ice Hockey team Head Coach, Tara Chisholm. With a Masters in Adapted Physical Activity, Tara is a part-time Kinesiology instructor at Medicine Hat College and is very passionate about teaching and truly understanding what skills are required in sledge hockey while at the same time making sure the players are having fun!
Players attending this camp will receive:
- 2 on-ice skill development sessions
- 1 off-ice skill development session
- 1 on-ice game-play session
- Equipment session (parents welcome to attend)
- Lunch on Saturday and Sunday
- Hockey Alberta jersey
- Participant gift
Cost: $110 per player
Location: Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre - 120 College Circle, Red Deer
Schedule: A full schedule will be emailed to registered players one (1) week prior to camp.
- Registration check-in will take place on Saturday, September 21 starting at 10:00 AM.
- Sessions will begin at 11:00 AM on Saturday, September 21. The day will wrap-up with an equipment session from 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM which parents are encouraged to attend.
- On Sunday, September 22, sessions will commence at 10:00 AM and end at 3:00 PM.
If you must withdraw from the camp, please contact Hockey Alberta for a full refund (less $30.00 administrative fee) up to 72 hours prior to the camp starting. A full refund will be issued if Hockey Alberta cancels a program.
For more information, please contact Allison Marriott, Members Services Coordinator ([email protected])
The new Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre is a vibrant and inclusive new facility on the Red Deer College Campus. The facility is home to Hockey Alberta and RDC Athletics, and includes a gymnasium, Olympic-sized ice surface, fitness and training space, and teaching and learning spaces.
Studios by RDC
- Newly constructed and within walking distance to the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre
- For details on the residence options, visit the RDC website: https://rdc.ab.ca/studios-rdc
- To book, call 403-342-3257
Best Western Plus Red Deer Inn & Suites
- Located at 6839 - 66 Street
- 10-minute drive to Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre
- Best Western is the official partner hotel of Hockey Alberta
- To secure an exclusive rate, reservations can be completed online: https://www.bestwestern.com/HockeyAlberta
- Located at 3310 - 50 Avenue
- 4-minute drive or 17-minute walk to the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre
- To book, call 1-800-662-7197