We are excited to launch our second year of the Little Leaguers Floor Hockey League! The league is designed to provide a safe and fun environment for kids to learn the basics of floor hockey, improve their physical literacy and develop a love for sport. Players will have the chance to work on their sportsmanship, build confidence, and make new friends. Looking to join our Floor Hockey league? Registration for the Fall season opens on September 14th!
|WINTER 2018 SESSION REGISTRATION INFORMATION|
|Schedule||Little LEAGUERS Floor Hockey - Fall 2018 Schedule|
|Registration||REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!||REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!|
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MPS Little LEAGUERS Floor Hockey Information
|Day and Time||Tuesday, 6:10pm-7:10pm, 7:15pm-8:15pm|
|Ages||6-8 years old (co-ed) and 9-12 years old (co-ed)|
|Fall Season||11 weeks, starting November|
|Location||Earl Haig Junior Public School (15 Earl Haig Avenue)|
(Subsidized by To Run To Road Runners)
|Coaches and Referees||All coaches and referees have experience instructing youth floor hockey|
|Equipment||MPS Provides: Goalie Equipment, nets, floor hockey balls
Players Must Bring: Plastic-blade hockey stick, CSA approved ice hockey mask, ice hockey gloves, soccer shin guards (recommended, but not required), indoor shoes and a water bottle
|Program Goal||The League focuses on the skill development training of fundamental skills in floor hockey: stick handling, passing and shooting. The overall focus is on the development and the instruction of floor hockey fundamentals during games including an overview of the rules of hockey and positional training including sportsmanship and competition.|
|Documents||League Rules - Floor Hockey Rules|
There is no experience necessary to participate in Little LEAGUERS Floor Hockey. We encourage all levele to join the program as the goal of the league is to have fun and develop their sklls as the season progresses.
2) Can I volunteer with the ball hockey league as a parent or teenager?
MPS welcomes all volunteers to help the teams and make the program more enjoyable for all! Please contact us if you like to volunteer and we can give you more information about the opportunity.
3) Can my child try all positions?
Yes, each participant will have the opportunity to try forward, defense and goalie throughout the season.