Little Tackers
Ice hockey for under 8s

Little Tackers - Ice hockey lessons for kids under 8

Little Tackers. The best ice hockey players are undoubtedly the ones that start young. We make it FUN!

Little Tackers are what we call our under 8s, and we have a structured ice hockey program aimed at turning the youngsters into game ready ice hockey machines! Little Tackers is a progressive program for under 8s that introduces skills with an emphasis on FUN, from beginners right up to club level players.

The path of the Little Tacker

1. LEARN TO SKATE

The very first step in your ice hockey journey is learning how to ice skate. A pass in NOVICE 1 here needs to be obtained before moving onto FUNdamentals.

More about Learn to Skate…

2. FUNDAMENTALS

FUNdamentals is our Skate the Game program for under 8s. Elements are taught in a fun way with the introduction of game related exercises that keep the little ones entertained, while at the same time developing their skills! More…

Requirements

Pass in NOVICE 1 Learn to Skate.

3. SMALL AREA GAMES

Small Area Games, also known as SAGs, give the kids an opportunity to put their skills into practice in a game environment. SAGs have been proven to ensure a lot more touches of the puck, and a much faster learning curve compared to full ice games. More…

Requirements
Pass in SKATE 2 FUNdamentals.

4. SKILLS SESSIONS

Aimed at club style training, Skills Sessions will ready the player for game and training situations in a club setting. More…

Requirements
Full completion of Little Tackers FUNdamentals.

Little Tackers FUNdamentals

TERM 4   6 October – 16 December 2018
Online enrolments are now closed for Term 4

REQUIREMENTS

Must have passed NOVICE 1 in Learn to Skate.
Little Tackers is for under 8s.
For children aged 8-11 check out our Atoms program.
For children aged 12+ and adults check out our Skate the Game program.

REQUIRED EQUIPMENT

Full gear is required for Small Area games:

  • hockey skates
  • stick
  • shin guards
  • helmet
  • shoulders
  • elbows
  • hockey pants
  • hockey gloves
  • neck guard
  • cup

WHAT’S INCLUDED

  • 10 x 60 minute weekly lessons
  • admission to the rink
  • free entry to the Stick ‘n’ Puck session
    on Thursdays at 3:45pm for the entire term
  • unlimited access to general sessions
    for the entire term

LESSON DAYS

Choose one day from the following:

Monday 5:45pm – 6:45pm
Wednesday 4pm – 5pm
Saturday 12:15pm – 1:15pm

EARLYBIRD PRICE

Enrol on or before 23 September and pay only

$ 249
for 10 weeks of lessons!

Regular price of $279 applies to all enrolments taken from 24 September onwards.

Little Tackers Small Area Games

TERM 4   6 October – 16 December 2018
Online enrolments are now closed for Term 4

REQUIREMENTS

Must have passed SKATE 2 in FUNdamentals.

REQUIRED EQUIPMENT

Full gear is required for Small Area games:

  • hockey skates
  • stick
  • shin guards
  • helmet
  • shoulders
  • elbows
  • hockey pants
  • hockey gloves
  • neck guard
  • cup

SMALL AREA GAME DAYS

Small Area Games are played on:

Sunday 9:30am – 11am

EARLYBIRD PRICE

Enrol on or before 23 September and pay only
$ 349
for 10 weeks of Small Area Games!

Regular price of $379 applies to all enrolments taken from 24 September onwards.

Small Area Games + FUNdamentals

Continuing on with FUNdamentals while doing Small Area Games? If you are doing both programs, pay only $125 for FUNdamentals.

Small Area Games + Skills Sessions

Interested in Skills Sessions in addition to Small Area Games? If you are doing both programs, pay only $125 for Skills Sessions. This option is only available for those who have fully completed FUNdamentals.

Little Tackers Skills Sessions

TERM 4   6 October 16 December 2018
Online enrolments are now closed for Term 4

REQUIREMENTS

Must have fully completed FUNdamentals

REQUIRED EQUIPMENT

Full gear is required for Small Area games:

  • hockey skates
  • stick
  • shin guards
  • helmet
  • shoulders
  • elbows
  • hockey pants
  • hockey gloves
  • neck guard
  • cup

SKILLS SESSION DAYS

Skills Sessions take place on: 

Wednesday 5:15pm – 6:15pm

EARLYBIRD PRICE

Enrol on or before 23 September and pay only
$ 249
for 10 weeks of Skills Sessions!

Regular price of $279 applies to all enrolments taken from 24 September onwards.

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FOOD & DRINK

Frostbite Cafe at Cockburn Ice Arena

WHERE WE ARE

401 Progress Drive
Bibra Lake WA, 6163

CONTACT US

08 9411 0300

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