The First Shift program is designed to ensure a positive experience to new-to-hockey families by offering a low-cost entry program to hockey. All the equipment and necessities for the program is provided so all you have to do is show up and get involved!

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Burnaby Minor Hockey Association is hoping to host the NHL/NHLPA First Shift program for the upcoming season. 

For more information  or to register, please contact firstshift@burnabyminor.com or visit www.firstshift.ca.


Open to boys & girls aged 6 to 10 years, who have never registered in minor hockey before.    On-ice sessions with fun drills are always on the same day of the week, same time and same rink.


$199 registration fee that includes a full set of Bauer hockey equipment and six on-ice sessions (tentatively scheduled to start mid-October with ice times on Sundays at 9:45am).


Proper-sized equipment fitted by experts and Hockey Canada-provided insurance.


Hockey Canada curriculum with drills focused on fun to stimulate a desire for continued participation in hockey.