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Hockey - Sprinker Recreation Center

Sprinker Recreation Center is equipped with a newly renovated NHL regulation ice surface with first rate hockey classes and programs.
REGULAR ICE ARENA SCHEDULE
(click on the title for full arena schedule)

Upcoming Schedule Changes

Dec 16th - 31st Mon & Fri Adult Skate & Scrimmage Sessions are cancelled due to Holiday Public Skating
Sun, Dec. 25 Facility is Closed due to Christmas Holiday
Sun, Jan. 1 Facility is Closed due to New Years Holiday


Youth Hockey
 
Youth Hockey ADM (American Development Model)
This program will focus on the skating skills 
used for hockey. Skaters will learn a variety of skills ranging from forward skating to backward skating on one and two feet, stick handling, and some game instruction.     

To register please phone the center (253) 798-4000 


 For:  Ages 4-16
 Fees:

$63/$72, 4:15 pm Class (7 or 8 weeks)
$105/$120, 5:00 pm(7 or 8 weeks - requires instructor’s evaluation)
+ $40 USA Hockey membership (Ages 7 & up)
 Register:

 USA HOCKEY MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED. To join USA Hockey visit www.usahockey.com, click on “players” then click on “register.” Register as a Player/Coach and then follow the instructions. Print out your PDF receipt and bring it to the first class. Membership goes 09/01 - 8/31.

 Class Day/Time Session Dates Cost
 SUN  4:15-5:00 pm Session 2
Session 3
Nov 6 - Dec 18
Jan 8 - March 12 (no class Jan 15 & Feb 19)
$63.00(7wks)
$72.00(8wks)
 SUN  5:00-6:15 pm Session 2
Session 3
Nov 6 - Dec 18
Jan 8 - March 12
(no class Jan 15 & Feb 19)
$105.00(7wks)
$120.00(8wks)

Full Equipment required: HECC approved helmet with face mask, hockey pants, support cup, hockey gloves, shin/elbow/shoulder pads, and internal mouth guard.

  • 4:15 pm Class: Rental skates are available (children's size 5 & smaller only) at no extra charge. Hockey skates and regulation hockey sticks are not required.
  • 5:00 pm Class: Hockey Skates and regulation hockey stick required.    

RENTAL GEAR: The entire package is $50* per session with a $100 refundable deposit if all the equipment is returned in good condition. Gear quantities are limited and therefore will be distributed at the fitting date or after the first class. Gear may be rented out for one session only and must be turned in prior to the start of the next session to receive full deposit refund. Package includes all gear with the exception of supporter with cup/or pelvic protector, internal mouth guard, full coverage throat protector/neck guard, hockey skates and hockey sticks. GEAR RENTAL IS NOT GUARANTEED.

*GEAR RENTAL may only be rented in person at the fitting date before class session begins.  Call the center (253)-798-4000 for dates.  Please note GEAR PACKAGES ARE SMALL sizes only - generally fitting ages under 5yrs.  GEAR available for purchase at Sprinker Pro Shop (253)-531-6300
MANDATORY GEAR FITTING DATES:
Session 3: THURS, Jan 5, 6:30 PM           

 


 

Hockey develops skills on the ice that build a foundation for a lifetime. Hockey also promotes confidence, pride, discipline, focus and responsibility. With an emphasis on fun, hockey is a game to be played and enjoyed for life.  The Tacoma Junior Hockey Association offers both a recreational youth hockey program and an elite T2 league for boys and girls ages 4-18.

 


Adult Hockey 
Adult Hockey Learn To Play Class
Interested in playing hockey? Never skated before or it’s been long enough for a refresher? Old enough to vote? Then this is the class for you. Our class will work on your skating skills, teach you stick handling, develop your game knowledge and fundamentals and prepare you to play in a league.
 For:  Ages 18 & over
 Fees:

$96/Session (8 weeks)
+ $49 USA Hockey membership (Ages 7 & up)
 Register:

 USA HOCKEY MEMBERSHIP IS REQUIRED. To join USA Hockey visit www.usahockey.com, click on “players” then click on “register.” Register as a Player/Coach and then follow the instructions. Print out your PDF receipt and bring it to the first class. Membership goes 09/01 - 8/31.

 Class Day/Time Session Dates
 MON  8-9:00 pm Session 3
Session 4
Session 5
Session 6
Jan 9 - Feb 27 
March 6 - April 24
May 1 - June 26 (no class May 29)
July 3 - Aug 21


This is a full gear program so you will need the following:


Full equipment required: HECC approved helmet with face mask, hockey pants, support cup, hockey gloves, shin/elbow/shoulder pads, and a regulation ice hockey stick. Gear lists available at Sprinker Recreation Center or the Pro Shop at 253-531-6300. 


 

Adult Drop-in Skate & Scrimmage 
please see top of page for added/cancelled sessions


For: Ages 18-Adult
Fees:
$11 (+tax)/player per session
(payment will not be taken any earlier than two hours prior to the start of the session.)
Equipment: Full gear required, full mask recommended
Day/Times: MON & FRI   11:45 am - 1:15 pm
Each session is limited to 20 skaters.  The first THREE goalies play free.  All games are non-checking.