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The Haymarket Iceplex offers several Hockey Programs for all ages and all levels.

Learn To Skate classes for future hockey players

Try Hockey for Free ages 4-14

Learn To Play Hockey 1 ages 4-10

Learn To Play Hockey 2 ages 4-10

Learn To Play Hockey ages 11-17

House (recreational) hockey

Travel (competitive) hockey

Adult Leagues

Hockey Stick N Shoot sessions


Contact     Leo Mullin

or      Ron Evans

 for more information on the hockey program that is right for your player.



How to skate for playing hockey ? Join a learn to skate class!

Hockey skating classes are Mondays and Saturdays. Please see skating & lessons tab.  Snow Plow Sam classes are for ages 3-6. The Hockey 1-2  & Hockey 3-4 class are for ages 7-18.


Try Hockey For Free

Try Hockey For Free (THFF) sessions for ages 4-10 run in 4 week sessions.  Please check back to this site for schedule information.

THFF is NOT for non-skaters.  Participants must have a basic ability to skate on ice. Hockey gear will be provided for those ages 8 and under who do not have their own.  We will attempt to fit out participants ages 9 and 10 but cannot guarantee that we have sufficient equipment at the sizes for these ages.

At the first session each registrant will be fitted out individually; please arrive a minimum of 30- 45 minutes prior to the scheduled session time so that the fitting out can be completed in an orderly fashion and everyone can get on the ice at the beginning of the hour.



Learn To Play Hockey 1 ages 4-10 (LTPH1)

LTPH1 is for kids who are serious about learning to play the game of ice hockey. Sessions include stick handling, skating, shooting skills and mini-scrimmages. A USA Hockey certified and/or a professional hockey instructor will conduct the course. It is recommended that registrants have basic experience in skating in hockey skates prior to enrolling.  The coach/instructor will evaluate registrants at the first session and recommend additional instruction if necessary.  At a minimum, LEARN TO SKATE  Hockey 4  level course completion is necessary for success.  LTS (Learn To Skate) lessons run every 7 weeks at Haymarket Iceplex on Mondays and Saturdays.

LTPH1 is for ages 4-10.  Sessions are 6 weeks in duration and are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays of each week from 5:00-5:50pm. Registration is open under the Registration tab on this website.  The next LTPH1 session begins on October 16th,  2018. 

Full hockey gear is required.  To the extent possible the Iceplex will make hockey equipment available on a loan basis.

You may register now on this website.  The program fee is $175.

Questions may be referred to Coach Leo Mullin.  You can email Coach Mullin at




Learn to Play Hockey 2 ages 4-10 (LTPH 2)

Designed to focus on skill enhancement for graduates of the LTPH1 program, LTPH2 next session begins on October 16th, 2018.  This program will concentrate on the primary skills of ice hockey -- skating, stickhandling, passing and shooting with an occasional "scrimmage" to showcase skills improvement.  Age limits for this program are from age 6 through 11.  With ice times twice per week on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5:00-5:50pm for a six week span LTPH2 graduates may to join the PHC fall house program in as space permits.   While LTPH2 will share the ice sheet with LTPH1, LTPH2 is a separate program with it's own instructor and dedicated ice space.   Registration is open now.  (NOTE:  LTPH2 may be combined with LTPH1 if two or fewer registrants sign up for LTPH2) 


You asked for this...and here it is!!

The Haymarket Iceplex is pleased to offer Learn to Play Hockey 11-17 for those boys and girls who have decided to join the world's finest sport in their tween/teen years.  It's never too late to participate in the fastest game on earth.  LTPH 11-17 joins our continuing popular LTPH 1 and LTPH 2 programs designed for the 4-10 year-old age groups.

The LTPH 11-17 instruction set will advance the existing basic ice skating skills of the participants and add a baseline of core hockey skills (puckhandling, shooting, passing, working as a team).  Completion will provide ease of integration into age-specific house hockey programs in the 12U-18U age ranges.  For those who wish only to participate in Stick and Shoot and/or Pick-Up Hockey activities, this program will supply the skills to enjoy these activities.

LTPH 11-17 sessions are 6 weeks induration with twice per week ice times. 

Questions may be directed to Coach Leo Mullin at

House and Travel Level Youth Hockey Programs

The Piedmont Hockey Club offers both House and Tier II Travel Youth Hockey programs.   Full information is located on the Piedmont Hockey Club website at

Stick n Shoot Sessions

The Haymarket Iceplex holds Stick n Shoot sessions as ice availability allows. In addition to open Stick n Shoot sessions, Youth Stick n Shoot times specific for ages 12 and Under are periodically scheduled; we ask that you respect the age limit for these events for the sake of player safety .

Stick n Shoot times are listed on our rink calendar.


Private or semi-private lessons for hockey players.

These are usually done on the early morning open stick n shoot ice.

Coach for power skating only:

Geremi Howard

Coach for Stickhandling, shooting, passing, skating etc.:

Colin Milford