Olean Area Youth Hockey Association: White and Blue Program

Thursday, June 16
Restructure of In House Program based on USA Hockey Recommendations
Red, White and Blue hockey program - LOVE the game for a lifetime

Learn to skate & develop hockey skills.  Players will be placed in the division most appropriate for their skill level.

Olean youth hockey will provide basic equipment to first year players (at no extra charge), each player must provide their own mouth guard, neck guard, stick and skates. (Skates may be available on a first come, first serve basis, but skates are limited).

 Red Division HockeyThe red division is an introductory program. This program focuses on learning to skate and introduces the game of hockey. As skating skills are mastered, players have the opportunity to move up a level to be introduced to more specific hockey skills.

Red Division cost:  $50.00 per session (plus fundraising fee of $50.00 per family).

         First session starts around the beginning of October and goes for approximately eight weeks. A second session begins on January and goes for an additional eight weeks. Should a player gain the appropriate skills and is recommended to advance to the next level, any additional fees will be prorated for time played in the advanced division.

White Division Hockey

The white division introduces various hockey skills by utilizing different stations. Each station focuses on a particular skill and teaches the players the fundamentals of hockey. Players will also have the opportunity to be in game situations during some 3 v 3 cross ice games. Coaches will provide instruction during these games as to reinforce the skills learned during the station drills.

Blue Division Hockey

The blue division reinforces and continues the practice of mastering skills taught at the variuos drill stations. Again, 3 v 3 cross ice games ars utilized in this session. The major purpose of 3 v 3 hockey is to allow players to touch the puck more often, learn the skills of hockey and love the game for a lifetime.

.    White & Blue division cost: $175.00 per player (plus fundraising fee of $50.00 per family)

Sessions generally begin the beginning of October and last approximately 16 weeks, with breaks during the holiday season.


Friday, September 13
2013-14 Red, White and Blue Registration Form
Handout: 13-14 Red, White and Blue Registration