Intro to Hockey
RULES AND GUIDELINES
Please read and download information from links below. They contain information you need to know for U7 and U9 age divisions of hockey.
Hockey Alberta has finalized the Intro to Hockey Model, which provides the general structural and administrative guidelines and specific playing rules for all players, ages 5-8 years. These rules and guidelines are required for all U7 and U9 hockey in Alberta.
The Intro to Hockey Model is divided into five sections:
- Welcome to Intro to Hockey
- Game Play Rules
- Coach Development
- Officials Development
- Seasonal Structure
Of note are certain items that are NON-NEGOTIABLE and must be implemented to be compliant with the Hockey Canada policy.