First Shift Program (Kingston Area Minor Hockey Association)

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KAMHA is excited to announce our continued partnership with "The First Shift" for the Fall of 2023!
                   **** The First Shift program is FULL for the fall of 2023 ****

Welcome Event - scheduled for Wednesday Oct. 25th from 6 to 8 pm at the Memorial Centre - 303 York Street 

First Session - Wednesday Nov. 15th - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Invista Centre - Selkirk pad 

Click here for schedule.

** please note that this is available for players between 6 and 10 years of age who have never previously enrolled in minor hockey within Canada.

 *To be eligible to participate, children must be born between January 1, 2013 and May 1, 2018.

The program will start on Nov. 15th 2023 at the Invista Centre (6:00 pm - each session is 1 hour long - 50 minutes plus 10 min of flood time)

Each registered participant will receive:

  • 6 weeks of one (1) hour cross-ice instructional sessions
  • Head-to-toe Bauer hockey equipment ** Please note the First Shift Welcome Event will be in late October, date, time and location TBD. The sessions will commence two weeks after the welcome event.

The cost is $299.00

Click here for information on the program

To register for The First Shift Program for the fall of 2023 - please click here,
scroll down to Kingston Area Minor Hockey Association (KAMHA) tab to register for the KAMHA session.

(Note:  if your child is between 4-5 years old and would like to start hockey, we do have a Beginner Skate/Intro to Hockey program for them - they are too young to register for The First Shift.  Click here for that program information.)

If you have any questions, please email [email protected]