NHL/NHLPA First Shift (Stoney Creek Girls Hockey Association)

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Registration for the 2024/2025 First Shift program will open on June 3rd, 2024.


The Stoney Creek Girls Hockey Association is excited to provide an all-girls NHL/NHLPA FIRST SHIFT program.
The program is open to girls ages 5-12 that want to fall in love with the game of hockey.

The NHL/NHLPA FIRST SHIFT program is designed to ensure a positive experience for new-to-hockey families. We want families to experience the game at its best — to understand why so many Canadians feel an inherent love for the sport, and to stimulate a desire for continued participation. We want to take away any intimidation as it relates to equipment requirements, and/or rules of the game, remove potential safety concerns, and most importantly, provide an experience that is memorable and fun.

The cost of the FIRST SHIFT program is only $299.

Players will receive:
- A Fun Welcome Event
- Bauer Equipment from Head to Toe
- Equipment Fitting Demonstration

The program will take place at Gateway Arena and begin with a welcome event on January 30th.

The On-Ice experience with SCGHA includes:
- 6 weeks, 1 session/week, 1 hour per session

The program will run on a consistent night each week at Gateway arena.

What's Next? 
The SECOND SHIFT program will start immediately after the FIRST SHIFT ends for only $80.

Once these players get the hockey bug, they aren't ready to quit after 6 weeks.

SCGHA will run another 6 week program called SECOND SHIFT to keep them going.
Registration for the 2024/2025 First Shift program opens on June 3rd.

The Stoney Creek Sabres program and other FIRST SHIFT locations can be found here.