Required

  • Utilized USA Hockey station based practice plans and guidelines per ADM age-specific stage documents
  • Team structure, composition, & roster size follows ADM recommendations
  • No goalies in practices or on games days
  • Games are played in a cross-ice 3v3 format (or 4v4 based upon number of kids)
  • Blue pucks are used in practices & games
  • Equal playing time for all participants

RECOMMENDED

  • 50-60m ice sessions
  • 2 on-ice sessions/week (includes practice & games)
  • Maximum of 50 on-ice days/season
  • Association urges 6U members to participate in other sports
  • No missing school for hockey