Acadia Minor Hockey Association
|Record #: TOW0023||Last Modified: 06 Jun 2018||Last Full Update: 06 Jun 2018|
|Where To Find Us||
Kentville Centennial Arena
126 Webster St
Kentville, NS B4N 1K6
|Areas Served||Annapolis Valley Region|
|Description & Services|
|Information||Sledge Hockey is a game played in a sled specially designed for hockey. It has an aluminum frame, a heavy plastic bucket for sitting and 2 skate like blades under the bucket. The players use 2 sticks specially designed for sledge hockey. The stick has a hockey blade at one end and at the other there are picks which dig into the ice to propel the player and allow for maneuvering around the ice surface.
5 on 5 with goalies similar to hockey. Most of the rules are the same with some special rules to take into accoount the sleds, for example there is no "T-boning" another player with the sled. For the most part in Minor Hockey there is little contact and in out AMHA program there is no checking.
This program serves athletes from Digby to Windsor.
Please visit the webpage for up to date information.
|Hours||Sundays 9:50 - 10:50 am|
|Tags||Annapolis Valley Connect ; Community Sport Organizations ; Fall Fun ; Hockey ; Recreation Categories ; Youth|
|Categories - General||Ice Sledge Hockey ~ Recreation and Sport Organizations|