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2020 Mite Development Program

2020 Mite Development Program for U8 and U6 skaters

Winterland will once again organize it's Mite(U6 & U8) Development Program for young skaters looking to improve their skills but most of all to have a lot of fun doing it.

The program will run from April 25th through July 18th.  (11 hours of ice plus  4 hours in Jefferson City, Missouri and 3 hours  in the 2020 Winterland Friendship games in St. Louis and will include: 

- FUN!!! - Our main goal is to make sure the kids have fun.  We will have some simple instruction but "pond hockey" is the theme.  We want them to scrimmage and have fun.

- 11 one hour sessions that will cover simple instruction like skating, shooting, stick handling, positioning, defense, face-offs along with teaching the many forms of checking(poke check, stick check, back check, fore check)  and then scrimmages.
  
- Approximately 20 to 30 minutes of “Pond Hockey” controlled scrimmage during  the 11 one hour sessions.

- There will be four educational classroom sessions:  Offense Positions, Defense Positions, Hockey History and Officiating.

- Each participant will receive a Winterland two-side jersey to be used in scrimmages plus one set of socks.  There is a discount for returning players with a Winterland reversible jersey.

- Participants will have the opportunity to participate in 2020 Winterland Friendship games in St. Louis. (3 hours of Ice)

- Participants will participate in 2020 Friendship Games in Jefferson City, Missouri .   (4 hours of Ice)

Cost for Mite Development Program (based on 20 participants)

Returning Winterland skaters that have a Winterland Jersey already will receive a $40 discount at check-out of registration.  The Discount Code will be sent to you via email or contact Kevin Whitworth  at winterlandicehockey@charter.net

Mites:    $433 per Out-skater for new skaters needing a jersey

Goalies:   $190

Program Fees include ice fees, instructor fees, Enrollment fees to the 2020 Friendship Games in St. Louis and Jefferson City,  jersey(if needed), socks, classroom materials, misc. items, administration costs,  Does not include hotel, meals and travel expenses to Jefferson City. 

2020 Summer Program Payment Schedule:

$50 non-refundable deposit upon day of registration

Balance is due upon registration after March 1, 2020

All Ice times are at the Webster Groves Ice Rink

Sat.  4/25
10:30am ice time

Sat.  5/2
10:30am ice time

Sat.  5/9                 9:30am Classroom on Offensive Play
10:30am ice time

Sat. 5/16                9:30am  Classroom on Defensive Play
10:30am ice time

Sat.  6/6 
10:30am ice time

June 12-14
Friendship Games - Jefferson City

Sat.  6/20 
10:30am ice time    9:30am Classroom on History  & Referee signals
 

Sat.  6/27
10:30am ice time

Sat.  7/11
10:30am ice time

Wed. July 15
6:00pm ice time

Sat. 7/18
2:15pm  Friendship Game St. Louis
3:30pm  Friendship Game St. Louis

Click here to register for the 2020 Mite Development Program

Remember - if you are a returning skater, make sure to have the Jersey Discount Code before registering.



Hockey Equipment Starter Kits - Great for new skaters

Winterland has a limited number of Starter Kits for Learn to Skate players.

Please contact us directly to see if we have any Kits still available in your child's size.

We have limited inventory of these Kits
at $90 each


Starter kits in Youth Medium sizes