Category: Hockey

DME Swamp Rabbits

Daytona Ice Arena will provide a passionate and professional coaching staff that will get our players on the ice and in the gym more than any other organization. DIA offers all of the coaching, training and teaching tools needed to help players and teams reach their full on-ice potential.

The DME Swamp Rabbits travel hockey program supports and follows the guidelines of USA Hockey's ADM age appropriate programs to provide our players the best opportunity to reach their full potential.

With a team of coaches vastly experienced in playing AND coaching, our DME Swamp Rabbits hockey program is one of the best in Florida.

SFHL Schedule

2019/20 Details Coming Soon

Fall Tryouts

Where: Daytona Ice Arena
Cost: $25

Spring Tryouts

When: March 10, 2019
Where: Daytona Ice Arena
cost: $25

U-8
U-10
U-12
U-14
U-16

SPRING SEASON TOTAL PROGRAM COST IS $665

SFHL Schedule

August 2018 - March 2019

  • 18 game season
  • 26 weeks (52 practices)

Squirt: $2,000.00 Tuition
PeeWee: $2,250.00 Tuition
Bantam: $2,500.00 Tuition

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Online registration at USA Hockey Required

Contact our hockey director at hockey@daytonaicearena.com

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    Adult Hockey League

    Daytona Ice Arena offers a variety of Adult Hockey Leagues options for players at all levels of experience. Check out our list below to see which program fits you!

    Adult Hockey League

    18+

     Fall/Winter 2021 Season

    July 25th - December 5th
    Championship Sunday, December 12, 2021

    ADVANCED DIVISION COMPETITIVE HOCKEY

    Former or current college, junior, or pro experience.
    A Division League is our most advanced division with players having a high degree of hockey-playing skills; former and current pro, junior, or college experience.

    16 regular-season games
    1 playoff game
    Championship game for the top two teams in the division
    Cost: $370
    Jersey Fee $25
    Advanced game times: Tuesday or Thursday 10:00 pm

     

    INTERMEDIATE DIVISION COMPETITIVE HOCKEY

    Teams are comprised primarily of experienced adult players with intermediate skill levels. These players may have non-varsity college or varsity high school playing experience. Some players may also have a high school, competitive midget, or Junior B playing experience.

    14 regular-season games
    1 playoff game
    Championship game for the top two teams in the division
    Cost: $325
    Jersey Fee $25
    Intermediate game times: Sunday 9:15 pm and 10:30 pm

     

    ROOKIE DIVISION COMPETITIVE HOCKEY

    Teams are comprised primarily of novice and beginners level adult players.
    Players may be beginners or have up to several years of playing as an adult.

    14 regular-season games
    1 playoff game
    Championship game for the top two teams in the division
    Cost: $325
    Jersey Fee $25
    Rookie game times: Sunday 5:30pm, 6:45pm, 8:00pm

     

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      Play in 2 leagues and save $50 off the 2nd league!

      For more information, please contact Karen Perrin, Hockey Administrator, karen.perrin@daytonaicearena.com

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      Learn to Play Hockey – Youth

      Daytona Ice Arena has a variety of Learn to Play Hockey programs for players of all ages!

      Learn to Play Hockey

      The Learn to Play initiative aims to be the gold standard for youth hockey programs with the goal of inspiring more families to join the hockey community. Learn to Play changes the way youth hockey is offered by providing first time participants, head-to-toe equipment, weekly sessions of age appropriate on-ice instruction and certified coaching, led by National Hockey League Alumni, in a fun and safe atmosphere.

      FREE head to toe hockey equipment as part of the Tampa Bay Learn to Play Hockey 8 week program! A $ 450.00 value !!! Next Sessions Starts March 26.

      Hockey 201

      Ages 6-13

      Players build upon the Hockey 101 class as they advance build upon the basic skills of ice skating as well as while being introduced to new ice hockey specific skating skills. Set in a fun and nurturing environment, this next step program provides all participants a comfort level to enjoy their growing experience with hockey, while developing the fundamental skills to succeed in the next program progression steps.

      Fundamental Curriculum:

      1. Advanced Edges
      2. Cross-overs
      3. Pivots
      4. Balance & Recovery

      Requirements:

      • Completions of Hockey 101.
      • Hockey Helmet or Bike Helmet

      Spring Session

      March 5, 12, 26, April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
      Thursday 5:45pm - 6:45pm

      $109.00 per participant

        Hockey 301

        Ages 6-13

        This class is for the player who is putting on hockey gear for the first time. Participants will build upon the individual skills learned in Hockey 201 and will begin to learn the game with a stick, puck and net. The focus of the program is to create a fun atmosphere for all players as they continue to enjoy the game of hockey while growing skill development.

        Fundamental Curriculum:

        1. Movement with the puck
        2. Passing the puck
        3. Shooting the puck
        4. Puck protection and creating turnovers

        Requirements:

        Spring Session

        March 5, 12, 26, April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
        Thursday 5:45pm - 6:45pm

        $109.00 per participant

          Hockey 401

          Ages 6-13

          This class is for the player who has passed hockey 301 and is progressing their hockey development in full gear. Participants will build upon the individual skills learned in Hockey 301 and will continue to learn advanced techniques with a stick, puck and net. The focus of the program is to create a fun atmosphere for all participants as they continue to enjoy the game of hockey while advancing skill development.

          Fundamental Curriculum:

          1. Deception
          2. Support
          3. Outnumbering and body contact
          4. Scoring

          Requirements:

          Spring Session

          March 5, 12, 26, April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
          Thursday 5:45pm - 6:45pm

          $109.00 per participant

            Hockey 101

            Ages 6-13

            Participants start from square one, learning the basic skills of ice skating, while being introduced to individual ice hockey specific skating skills. Set in a fun and nurturing environment, this introductory program provides all participants a comfort level to enjoy their first experience with hockey, while developing the fundamental skills to succeed in the next program progression steps.

            Fundamental Curriculum:

            1. Skate Stride
            2. Proper Stopping Technique
            3. Turning (Edgework)
            4. Backward Skate

            Requirements:

            • Hockey Helmet or Bike Helmet

            Spring Session

            March 5, 12, 26, April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
            Thursday 5:45pm - 6:45pm

            $109.00 per participant

              House League Winter 2020

              Weekly cross-ice game format for players to experience their first hockey game. This 8 week program gives players game scrimmages weekly with bench coaching and officiating so they can begin to learn the rules of the game. Daytona Recreational league prepares players for statewide travel hockey play.

              Fundamental Curriculum:

              1. Movement with the puck
              2. Passing the puck
              3. Shooting the puck
              4. Puck protection and creating turnovers

              Requirements:

              Info

              • Session Dates: 11/10/2020 - 1/10/2021
              • 8 Practice/Development Sessions, 8 Games
              • Tuesdays 7:15-8:15pm Practice/Skills Development
              • November 10th, 17th, (no session on the 24th), December 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th and January 5th
              • Sundays (first game is on a Saturday) 
              • Saturday, November 14th 5:45pm-6:45pm
              • Sunday, November 22nd 8:15am-9:15am
              • (no session on November 29th)
              • Sunday, December 6th 7:45am-8:45am (please note earlier time)
              • Sunday, December 13th 8:15am-9:15am
              • Sunday, December 20th 8:15am-9:15am
              • Sunday, December 27th 8:15am-9:15am
              • Sunday, January 3rd 8:15am-9:15am
              • Sunday, January 10th 8:15-9:15am

                House League

                House League 2021
                Session Dates: April 6th - June 6th

                House League 2021

                Session Dates: April 6th - June 6th

                Beginning with the Tampa Bay Lightning’s Learn to Play and Rookie League Programs, these players graduate into the House League Hockey Development Program.

                Each House League season consists of 2 weekly on-ice sessions (1 practice/development session and 1 game). Therefore, the season consists of 8 practice/development sessions that are held on Tuesday nights and 8 games that are on Thursday nights or Sunday mornings. The games include bench coaching and officiating so they can begin to learn the rules of hockey.

                The program focuses on teaching  fundamental hockey skills which is the basis for any level of hockey competition, whether it is at the recreational level or higher.

                8 Practice/Development Sessions and 8 Games

                Practices:
                - Tuesdays from 7:15-8:15pm.

                Games:
                - Thursdays 6:00-7:00pm 10 YEARS AND UNDER
                - Sundays 8:15-9:15am 11 YEARS AND OVER

                Cost: $225.00

                For Goalies: Use code HOUSEGOAL on the registration page for the discounted price of $112.50 for the session.

                Tuesdays 7:15-8:15pm Practice/Skills Development
                (Combined All Ages Practice/Skill Development Session Divided into Different Levels)
                • April 6th, April 13th, April 20th, April 27th
                • May 4th, May 11th, May 18th, May 25th
                Thursdays 6:00-7:00pm 10 YEARS AND UNDER game
                • April 8th, April 15th, April 22nd, April 29th
                • May 6th, May 13th, May 20th, May 27th
                Sundays 8:15-9:15am 11 YEARS AND OVER game
                • April 11th, April 18th, April 25th
                • May 2nd, (No class May 9th), May 16th, May 23rd (No class May 30th)
                Class on Tuesday, June 1st (A Game not Practice), June 6th

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                Adult Learn to Play Hockey

                ADULT LEARN TO PLAY HOCKEY

                Old Dogs New Sticks is for the adult who has never ever played hockey before or is returning from an extended absence. The program is co-ed, non-checking, for people over 18 years of age and is set in an insanely positive, judgment free atmosphere. No ice skating or hockey experience is required in order to participate.

                Old Dogs New Sticks

                • Sundays - 4:15pm-5:15pm
                • Session 1: October 3
                • Session 2: October 10
                • Session 3: October 17
                • No Session October 24
                • Session 4: October 31
                • Session 5: November 7
                • No Session November 14
                • Session 6: November 21
                • No Session November 28 
                • Session 7: December 5
                • Session 8: December 12
                Cost: $175
                Early Bird discount if you register before September 5th! 
                (Discount $20 Off)
                Hockey equipment is available for use during the ODNS sessions. If you will need to borrow equipment, please contact Karen Perrin karen.perrin@daytonaicearena.com prior to your first session.

                  Old Dogs, New Sticks Schedule

                  DIA Hockey Clinics & Camps

                  Daytona Ice Arena Clinics and camps are scheduled throughout the year to help skaters improve their hockey skills. From beginners to competitive levels, our seasoned coaches will challenge and push you to new levels in an atmosphere of fun and encouragement.

                  2020 HOLIDAY HOCKEY DEVELOPMENT CAMP WITH NHL ALUMNI ERIC PERRIN & COACH SCOTT ZERKLE

                  Player Level:
                  • House League Intermediate - Travel
                  • Open to Players from All Organizations
                  Camp Dates:
                  • Monday December 28th
                  • Tuesday December 29th
                  • Wednesday December 30th
                  Times:
                  • Group A: U10-U12   8:45am - 10:15am
                  • Group B: U14-U16  12:15pm - 1:45pm
                  Cost:
                  • $150 for all three days
                  • $70 per day
                  • 10% Swamp Rabbits discount
                  • 25% Sibling discount (2 or more from the same family)
                  Each session includes 90 minutes of on-ice instruction covering the following fundamental hockey skills:
                  • Stick handling
                  • Passing
                  • Shooting
                  • Power Skating

                  DIA Hockey Clinics

                  All Ages

                  DIA Hockey Clinics are designed to sharpen your skills and help you become the best player possible. Our proven training methods are fun and challenging and will catapult you to new abilities.

                  Requirements:

                  Upcoming Clinics:

                  Coming Soon!

                    DIA Youth Hockey Camps

                    Improve fundamental skills like skating, passing, shooting, and puck handling during days of on-ice and off-ice training with coaches dedicated to developing mentally and physically competitive hockey players.

                    Upcoming Camps:

                    Summer Camps are listed below!

                     

                     

                      Swamp Rabbits Summer Hockey Camps

                      Welcome to the 2021 Swamp Rabbits Summer Hockey Camps! Check out the camps below. For more information, contact our Hockey Director Eric Perrin at eric.perrin@daytonaicearena.com

                      Name: Dare 2 Dangle Camp

                      Dates: June 7-11th, 2021

                      Cost: $450 / Goalies: $200  **GOALIES USE THE DISCOUNT CODE DAREGOALIE DURING REGISTRATION TO RECEIVE THIS PRICE**

                      Instructors: Scott Zerkle & Gavin Zerkle

                      Name: Sunshine State Goalie Development Camp

                      Dates: June 16th-18th, 2021

                      Cost: $225 is the beginner price and $325 is the advanced price

                      Name: Perrin High Energy Skills Development Camp

                      Dates: July 12th – 16th, 2021

                      Cost: $300 / $325 / $75 daily rate

                      Training includes: 1.5 hour on-ice Power Skating, Stick Handling and Passing/Shooting drills and 60 minutes off-ice hockey skills agility training and stretching techniques.

                      Name: Ryan Carpenter Camp

                      Skate & Shoot

                      Check back soon to learn more about our Skate & Shoot program and schedule.

                      Skate & Shoot

                      Skate & Shoot are hockey development sessions where players are given the opportunity to work on their skills. Sessions are open to players of all ages and take place year- round.

                       January - March 2021

                      Youth Skate & Shoot - Monday 5:30-6:30pm and Wednesday 4:30-5:30pm

                      Adult Skate & Shoot - Thursday 4:45-5:45pm

                      Requirements:

                      • Players 18 and younger must wear full hockey equipment.
                      • Players 18 and older are required to wear helmet, gloves and skates.
                      • Only DIA instructors are permitted to conduct lessons.

                      $15.00 per participant per session

                        Adult Drop-in Hockey

                        Our Adult Drop-In program allows you to casually test and improve your skills with other players with exciting pick-up games or just practice drills.

                        Adult Drop-in Hockey

                        All ages 18 yrs and older

                        Adult pick-up offers a stick time session exclusively for adults.
                        Participants can use this time as an opportunity to work on skill development, or play a friendly game of pick-up.

                        Wednesdays 8:45-9:45pm

                        • Full hockey equipment is required.

                        Cost: $15

                          Private Hockey Lessons

                          Private Hockey Lessons are the best way to improve your skills quickly. Our talented coaches and trainers understand the methods necessary to hone skills from players of any level. If you want to be the best player you can be, consider private hockey lessons.

                          DIA Hockey Lessons

                          All Ages

                          Our professional coaching staff will lead a skill specific clinic each week. Each clinic will focus on the proper techniques of each skill and developing each player with proven methods of training. These clinics are fun and are for all levels of players!

                          Private Lesson: $75.00/Hour
                          Group Lessons: $50.00/Hour