Grow Hockey - Fall Session 2022


Learn to Skate - Learn to Play

Fridays September 9-October 28, 2022 (8 classes) - Ages 4-11


Tony Kent Arena, South Dennis, MA

The professional coaches of CAPE COD HOCKEY focus on skating skills and fun drills to keep kids engaged and having fun!

Tuition for Grow Hockey Sessions is $275 payable by debit or credit card during registration. 

Equipment: full hockey equipment (laced hockey skates, hockey pants, shin, elbow and shoulder pads, helmet and stick) is required. Skaters can borrow equipment (skates not included) for a refundable deposit of $175. Please indicate need for equipment and child's clothing size during registration. Equipment does NOT include skates. We do have a limited number of skates available thanks to the generous donations of our members. If you need skates, please reach out to our registrar (ydyhregistrar@gmail.com) and let us know what size shoe your child wears and we will check to see if we have any to lend. If available, we do not charge for skates, but do ask that you donate them back to the program when your child has outgrown them.

Every child MUST BE REGISTERED WITH USA HOCKEY annually at membership.usahockey.com to participate in this program. There is an additional fee for this registration determined by USA Hockey and Massachusetts Hockey. You will need to input this membership number on the GROW Hockey Registration form, so please complete this step first. Forward the USA Hockey confirmation email to our program Registrar at ydyhregistrar@gmail.com. Numbers are valid annually through August 31st and can be obtained as early as April 1st.

Once you have your USA Hockey number, please complete the registration on our site to sign up. You will receive a confirmation email once successfully registered and paid.

About Youth Hockey with YDYH

Founded in 1972, YDYH operates teams for youth ranging in age from 4-18 years old. Home of the Cape Cod Waves (founded in 1996) Girls Hockey (10U-19U), Cape Cod Blues co-ed Hockey (8U-14U) and Cape Cod Threshers 18U teams as well as our seasonal Grow Hockey programs for skaters aged 4-11.

Tryouts: Tryouts for teams at the 6U/8U through 18/19U age levels takes place each Spring. Registration information is posted on our website and emailed to registered members. We offer co-ed teams for each age level and girls-only teams from 10U-19U. All abilities are welcome to join a team, we do not cut players, anyone who wishes to commit to a team will be placed on a roster. Our program uses a blind tryout and placement policy to place skaters based upon their skill level with like skaters. Tryouts are assessed and placed by Cape Cod Hockey, an independent organization. 

Cost: At the 6U/Mini-Mite and 8U/Mite age-level (children aged 5-8 years) tuition is $1,450 for the full 2022/23 season (approx. $210/month) and that covers three on-ice practices a week, one dry-land practice a week (10U and up) and a season of cross-ice or half-ice games either in the Falmouth Cross-Ice league or in the South Shore Conference (placement determined by player experience on team each season). Tuition for upper-levels (10U/Squirt through 14U/Bantam) is $1,650 for the 2022/23 season and incudes the same number of practices/training plus participation in the South Shore Conference Hockey League. We offer a $200 discount to any family that has participated in Grow Hockey toward the first year's tuition.

Equipment: As a perk to our team rostered skaters, we have a donated equipment room full of gently used equipment that we are happy to make available for our families to swap, from skates and pads to jerseys and socks for no charge. Please ask a board member or your head coach and we can facilitate the swap. We ask that you donate your outgrown equipment to help pay it forward. If you have any outgrown hockey equipment or apparel in good useable condition, we always happily accept donations! Please reach out to any of our board members to coordinate if you would like to donate or need equipment for your registered player.


Base Cost: $275.00

Opened: 08/18/2022
Closes: 10/27/2022

Open to:
born between: 01/01/2010 and 12/31/2019

27 registrations 3 open positions.