Canadian tire First Shift Program



Designed to help your child fall in love with hockey.  Before you buy all the gear, our six-week learn to play program focuses on having fun while learning basic skills.  Equipment is included with registration, which is only $199.

  • No Equipment? No Experience? No Problem. For children between the ages of 6 - 10, the @CanadianTire First Shift could be the hockey program for you! To learn more, visit


  • For children aged 6-10, receive 6 on-ice sessions and full Bauer equipment (INCLUDING skates & stick) for only $199. To begin your hockey journey, visit


  • Welcome event and equipment fitting/distribution scheduled for Friday October 12th, 2018, 6:00pm at the Ardrossan Hall located within the Ardrossan Recreation Complex.


  • Six on-ice sessions are scheduled Sunday mornings 9:15am - 10:15am at Ardrossan MacMillan East Arena from Sunday October 28th to Sunday December 2nd.


Registration opens June 1st and typically fills up very quickly.  Online registration can be found here: First shift registration

For more information, contact Natalie Williams with Strathcona Minor Hockey

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