SAMHA will be offering two one hour FREE ice hockey sessions for males and females ages 5-12 years old. Aug. 13th and 14th. These are for players who have never played in any minor hockey association before. There will two for male and one for females.

All sessions will take place at Shaw Centre in Salmon Arm. Details of times will be released in July. Players will need to provide their own equipment. See list below. Players from adjacent associations such as Sicamous, Chase, North Okanagan and Revelstoke are welcome to register.

Try It Program

Fri. Aug 12th:

Male: 4-5 pm Spectator Rink
Female: 5-6 pm Spectator Rink

Sat. Aug. 13th:

Male: 12-1 pm Spectator Rink
Female: 1-2 pm Spectator Rink

Female Interest Skates

Sat. Aug. 13th:

U11/U13 3:45-4:45 pm Spectator Rink
U15/U18 4:45-5:45 pm Spectator Rink

Sun. Aug. 14th:

U11/U13 10:45-11:45 am Spectator Rink
U15/U18 11:45-12:45 pm Spectator Rink

To register, send player’s name, age and association to Also include parent’s name, cell phone and email address. Group size will be at 25 players per session.

Thank you. Roy Sakaki, Admin. SAMHA.

Feel free to send email for any further information required.

List of equipment required:
Helmet with cage, throat protector, elbow pads, skates (sharpened), shin pads, jock/jill strap, winter gloves and hockey stick. Shoulder pads, hockey pants and hockey gloves optional but recommended. Jerseys and socks available if required.