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Learn To Play Hockey is designed to teach basic skills to skaters who want to learn how to play hockey. The focus and goal of the Hockey Learn to Play curriculum is to teach beginner hockey players the fundamentals of skating. It is important for these developing players to become comfortable on the ice, learn the basic hockey stance, stride, knee bend, use of edges, and how to hold a stick before moving into league play. Full equipment is required.  Idaho IceWorld will provide rental equipment at no additional charge, while supplies last.  Prerequisite to youth hockey leagues.  

REGISTER ONLINE or CALL (208) 608-7716.  All ages welcome! 

Boise city activity registration begins Dec 17 and non-resident activity registration begins Dec 19

League Schedules and Results 

Youth Ages 4-8

Youth Ages 9-17


Youth Ages 4-8

Hockey Learn to Play 1 for ages 4-8 (H1)

Players will learn how to sit on ice and stand up, proper stance, march forward, forward two-foot glide, dip or squat, scooter pushes or T-push, forward swizzles, snowplow stop and backwards skating.  H1 is a 25-minute class.   Full equipment required.  Idaho IceWorld will provide rental equipment at no additional charge, while supplies last.  Helmet must be provided by skater.  No sticks allowed. 

Sunday, January 6 - Sunday, February 24 (8 classes) 10:30 a.m. - 10:55 a.m. - Activity #260000-01 - Cost $97
Tuesday, January 8 - Tuesday, February 26 (8 classes) 5:30 p.m. - 5:55 p.m. - Activity #260000-02 - Cost $97
Sunday, March 10 - Sunday, April 28* (7 classes) 10:30 a.m. - 10:55 a.m. - Activity #360000-01 - Cost $78
Tuesday, March 5 - Tuesday, April 30* (8 classes) 5:30 p.m. - 5:55 p.m. - Activity #360000-02 - Cost $97
*No class week of Spring Break, Mar. 17 & 19


Hockey Learn to Play 2 for ages 4-8 (H2)

Players will learn backward stance, skating forward using full strides, forward one-foot glides, backward hustle, backward swizzles, glide turns and moving snowplow stops.  H2 is a 25-minute class. Full equipment required.  Idaho IceWorld will provide rental equipment at no additional charge, while supplies last.  Helmet and stick must be provided by skater. 

Sunday, January 6 - Sunday, February 24 (8 classes) 10:55 a.m. - 11:20 a.m. - Activity #260001-01 - Cost $97
Tuesday, January 8 - Tuesday, February 26 (8 classes) 5:55 p.m. - 6:20 p.m. - Activity #260001-02 - Cost $97
Sunday, March 10 - Sunday, April 28* (7 classes) 10:30 a.m. - 10:55 a.m. - Activity #360001-01 - Cost $78
Tuesday, March 5 - Tuesday, April 30* (8 classes) 5:55 p.m. - 6:20 p.m. - Activity #360001-02 - Cost $97
*No class week of Spring Break, Mar. 17 & 19

Hockey Learn to Play 3 for ages 4-8 (H3)

Players will learn one-foot snowplow stop, introduce hips with ¼ turn twist to hockey stop, full strides using 45 degree V-Push, shuffle stride, backwards hustle, backward C-Cuts or power pushes, backward outside edge glide, forward C-Cuts, C-push glide, forward outside & inside edges, gliding 2 foot turn and lateral Crossover March. Classes will be structured following USA Hockey American Development Model (ADM) Program.  H3 is a 50-minute class. Full equipment required.  Idaho IceWorld will provide rental equipment at no additional charge, while supplies last.  Helmet and stick must be provided by skater.   

Sunday, January 6 - Sunday, February 24 (8 classes) 10:30 a.m. - 11:20 a.m. - Activity #260002-01 - Cost $137
Tuesday, January 8 - Tuesday, February 26 (8 classes) 5:30 p.m. - 6:20 p.m. - Activity #260002-02 - Cost $137
Sunday, March 10 - Sunday, April 28* (7 classes) 10:30 a.m. - 11:20 a.m. - Activity #360002-01 - Cost $113
Tuesday, March 5 - Tuesday, April 30* (8 classes) 5:30 p.m. - 6:20 p.m. - Activity #360002-02 - Cost $137
*No class week of Spring Break, Mar. 17 & 19

Hockey Learn to Play 4 for ages 4-8 (H4)

Pre-requisite requirement: mastery of Hockey Learn to Play 3 (H3) skills.  Class includes on-ice coaching instruction and scrimmages. H4 is a 50-minute class.  Full hockey equipment is required.  Player must provide his/her own helmet and stick.

Sunday, January 6 - Sunday, February 24 (8 classes) 10:30 a.m. - 11:20 a.m. - Activity #260003-01 - Cost $137
Tuesday, January 8 - Tuesday, February 26 (8 classes) 5:30 p.m. - 6:20 p.m. - Activity #260003-02 - Cost $137
Sunday, March 10 - Sunday, April 28* (7 classes) 10:30 a.m. - 11:20 a.m. - Activity #360003-01 - Cost $113
Tuesday, March 5 - Tuesday, April 30* (8 classes) 5:30 p.m. - 6:20 p.m. - Activity #360003-02 - Cost $137
*No class week of Spring Break, Mar. 17 & 19

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Youth Ages 9-17

Hockey Learn to Play 1 for ages 9-17 (H1)

Players will learn how to sit on ice and stand up, proper stance, march forward, forward two-foot glide, dip or squat, scooter pushes or T-push, forward swizzles, snowplow stop and backwards skating.  H1 is a 25-minute class.  Full equipment required.  IIW will provide rental equipment at no additional charge, while supplies last.  Helmet must be provided by skater.  No sticks allowed.

Sunday, January 6 - Sunday, February 24 (8 classes) 9:30 a.m. - 9:55 a.m. - Activity #260004-01 - Cost $97
Tuesday, January 8 - Tuesday, February 26 (8 classes) 6:30 p.m. - 6:55 p.m. - Activity #260004-02 - Cost $97
Sunday, March 10 - Sunday, April 28* (7 classes) 10:30 a.m. - 10:55 a.m. - Activity #360004-01 - Cost $78
Tuesday, March 5 - Tuesday, April 30* (8 classes) 6:30 p.m. - 6:55 p.m. - Activity #360004-02 - Cost $97
*No class week of Spring Break, Mar. 17 & 19

Hockey Learn to Play 2 for ages 9-17 (H2)

Players will learn backward stance, skating forward using full strides, forward one-foot glides, backward hustle, backward swizzles, glide turns and moving snowplow stops. H2 is a 25-minute class. Full equipment required.  IIW will provide rental equipment at no additional charge, while supplies last.  Helmet and stick must be provided by skater.    

Sunday, January 6 - Sunday, February 24 (8 classes) 9:55 a.m. - 10:20 a.m. - Activity #260005-01 - Cost $97
Tuesday, January 8 - Tuesday, February 26 (8 classes) 6:55 p.m. - 7:20 p.m. - Activity #260005-02 - Cost $97
Sunday, March 10 - Sunday, April 28* (7 classes) 9:55 a.m. - 10:20 a.m. - Activity #360005-01 - Cost $78
Tuesday, March 5 - Tuesday, April 30* (8 classes) 6:55 p.m. - 7:20 p.m. - Activity #360005-02 - Cost $97
*No class week of Spring Break, Mar. 17 & 19

Hockey Learn to Play 3 for ages 9-17 (H3)

Players will learn one-foot snowplow stop, introduce hips with ¼ turn twist to hockey stop, full strides using 45-degree V-Push, shuffle stride, backwards hustle, backward C-Cuts or power pushes, backward outside edge glide, forward C-Cuts, C-push glide, forward outside & inside edges, gliding 2 foot turn and lateral Crossover March. Classes will be structured following USA Hockey American Development Model (ADM) Program.  H3 is a 50-minute class. Full equipment required.  IIW will provide rental equipment at no additional charge, while supplies last.  Helmet and stick must be provided by skater.  

Sunday, January 6 - Sunday, February 24 (8 classes) 9:30 a.m. - 10:20 a.m. - Activity #260006-01 - Cost $137
Tuesday, January 8 - Tuesday, February 26 (8 classes) 6:30 p.m. - 7:20 p.m. - Activity #260006-02 - Cost $137
Sunday, March 10 - Sunday, April 28* (7 classes) 9:30 a.m. - 10:20 a.m. - Activity #360006-01 - Cost $113
Tuesday, March 5 - Tuesday, April 30* (8 classes) 6:30 p.m. - 7:20 p.m. - Activity #360006-02 - Cost $137
*No class week of Spring Break, Mar. 17 & 19

Hockey 101 for ages 9-17 (H4)

Pre-requisite requirement: mastery of Hockey Learn to Play 3 (H3) skills. This is the first step to playing organized hockey. H4 is a 50-minute class. Full hockey equipment is required.  Player must provide his/her own helmet and stick.

Sunday, January 6 - Sunday, February 24 (8 classes) 9:30 a.m. - 10:20 a.m. - Activity #260007-01 - Cost $137
Tuesday, January 8 - Tuesday, February 26 (8 classes) 6:30 p.m. - 7:20 p.m. - Activity #260007-02 - Cost $137
Sunday, March 10 - Sunday, April 28* (7 classes) 9:30 a.m. - 10:20 a.m. - Activity #360007-01 - Cost $113
Tuesday, March 5 - Tuesday, April 30* (8 classes) 6:30 p.m. - 7:20 p.m. - Activity #360007-02 - Cost $137
*No class week of Spring Break, Mar. 17 & 19

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