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Program Information

Are you new to ice hockey or just new to the Winston-Salem Youth Hockey Organization?  Well you've come to the right place!

The Winston-Salem Youth Hockey Association (WSYHA) manages various local programs that are based in Winston-Salem at the Annex.  The Annex is open from October through April.

The Triad Hockey Alliance (THA) also offers a number of programs that combine participants from the entire Triad region and utilizes both the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds Annex and the Greensboro IceHouse for various activities.  The Greensboro IceHouse is open year-round.

Refer to the table below for a list of programs available through WSYHA and THA.  Click on the specific program using the navigation buttons on the left for more specific information on each program.  Although programs are labeled according to age (i.e. u8 means 8 years old and under), eligibility is actually based on the year of birth for the child.

If you still have questions after reviewing this info, please don't hesitate to contact us!

Program Info

Description Birth Year Cost Practice/Game Info
Learn to Skate (LTS) LTS is where brand new players/skaters should start. This program is administered by the Annex (not WSYHA), but is a stepping stone to more advanced WSYHA programs. Any age $10 per session LTS has one session per week on Monday nights from 5pm to 6:45pm. Coaches are available on the ice to provide direction or you can participate in self-directed learning.
Learn to PLay (LTP) Hockey LTP is for boys and girls with little or no ice hockey experience interested in learning the fundamentals of hockey 2002-2014 Fall session - free; Winter session $165 LTP has one practice per week on Sundays from 5:15pm to 6:30pm
Girls Learn To Play Girls LTP is a lower cost alternative specifically for girls with little to no playing experience 2002-2014 Free Girls LTP has one session per week on Sundays at 4:15pm
u8 Mites Hockey u8 Mites is for boys and girls that would like to play competitive travel hockey throughout the region 2009-2012 $696 per year u8 Mites practice twice per week on Thursday evening (6pm-7pm) and Sunday evenings (4:15pm to 5:15pm) and play games almost every weekend
u8-u10 Girls Hockey u8-u10 Girls is for girls only that would like to play competitive hockey 2007-2013 $280 per year u8-u10 Girls practice twice per week on Thursday evening (6pm-7pm) and Sunday evenings (4:15pm to 5:15pm) and often play games on weekends
Special Needs Hockey Special needs hockey is a free program offered to individuals with special needs that would like to learn how to play hockey 1999-2014 Free Special Needs participants practice on Sundays 4:15pm to 5:15pm
u10, u12 and High School Rec Hockey For kids born 2008 and later, THA offers various recreational and competitive programs 2001-2009 Varies Varies
Adult Hockey The Annex offers an adult hockey league for 18 year-olds and up 2000+ Varies Varies

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