Ice Hockey

Ice Hockey

Many people of all ages choose to take up Ice Hockey, the fastest team sport in the world.

Olympic ice skating centre hockey programs are ran by Next Level Hockey Australia (NLHA).

Next Level Hockey Australia

Olympic Ice Skating Centre is the official Home of NLHA. NLHA runs programs for junior and adult ice hockey beginners, and they also teach a range of advanced skill classes. NLHA have a variety of services that enable you to have a total hockey experience, continually finding ways to get better using the “next level way” (philosophy) to improve all aspects of coaching, mentoring, fitness, hockey classes, ice hockey products and servicing for you.

NLHA has a Pro-Shop located inside the Olympic Ice Skating Centre that has all servicing you need for ice and roller hockey along with the top brands and latest models.

For more information regarding Hockey programs hit the link below or call us on: 0425 115 566

Ice Hockey Victoria Junior Development

Ice Hockey Victoria’s Learn to Skate Program is designed for junior beginners to learn to play ice hockey and acquire the games’ basic skills in an enjoyable structured environment.

It enables participants to become contributing members of a team and develops self-confidence and sense of personal achievement. Learn to Skate program realises the necessity of introducing youngsters to ice hockey in a responsible and controlled manner and has adopted the Initiation Program as its foundation for its structure.

The established objectives are as follows:

  • To learn the basic skills required to play the game of ice hockey
  • To develop an understanding of basic team work through participation in instructed activities and adapted game like situations
  • To have fun while enjoying ice hockey and physical activity
  • To refine basic motor patterns
  • To be introduced to concepts of co-operative play and sportsmanship

The first class of the Learn To Skate program runs every Tuesday from April 12th – September 20th.

Aimed at ages between 4 – 14 years old but some as young as 3 could start the program and students under 16 years of age could also be suited for the program.

The price is $20 per session for IHV registered players, payment is payable on the day.

For those needing to register, please follow the link below to sign up today (registration is $71.50):®EventID=11131

Ice Hockey Victoria have a unique program especially for boys and girls targeted at ages from 4 to 14 years of age. Everyone junior is welcome to attend the sessions where qualified and experienced coaches teach you the basics of ice skating, stopping, passing, shooting and safety.

  • Time – 5 – 6.15pm
  • Place – (Olympic Ice Skating Center 1080 Center Rd Oakleigh South 3167)
  • Requirements – There will be gear available to borrow. Please bring water bottle, mouth guard, and skins or apparel that can be worn under protective equipment.