Spring Development Program

Spring 2023

Trails West's Spring Development Program in partnership with P3 Sports Inc. and Dark Horse Athletic is back for its second year!  The program will combine hockey development and multisport dryland training.

On Ice & Goaltender Instruction: P3 Sports Inc.

Ratio of 1:6 coach to player

Dryland: Dark Horse Athletic

Offered for U9-U13 only. Participants should register in the age division they will be playing in for the 2023-2024 season.

U9 (2015-2016)

U11 (2013-2014)

U13 (2011-2012)

Ice times: Flames Community Arenas – Red Arena (2390 - 47 Ave SW)

Dryland: Webber Academy – Outdoor Sports Court (1515 - 93 St SW)

Program Run Dates (inclusive): April 4, 2023 to May 18, 2023

Ice times: Twice a week (60 minutes)

U9 – Tuesdays 4:00pm / Thursdays 5:15pm

U11 – Tuesdays 6:30pm / Thursdays 4:00pm

U13 – Tuesdays 5:15pm / Thursdays 6:30pm

Exceptions in ice times:

April 4 - Start time 30 minutes later

April 5 - Wednesday instead of Thursday & start time 15 minutes later

April 11 - U9 only at 4:30pm

April 13 - U11 at 4:00pm and U13 at 5:15pm (no U9)

Dryland: Once a week (60 minutes)

U9 – Wednesdays 5:00pm

U11 – Wednesdays 6:00pm

U13 – Wednesdays 7:00pm

Exceptions in dryland:

April 6 - Thursday instead of Wednesday April 5 (*updated Jan 5/23)

Ice sessions: 30 ‘n 30

30 minutes of Skills and 30 minutes of Small Area Games with players split by skill level on ice

U11 & U13 Goaltender specific instruction: One session per week

$570 / player

$435 / goaltender

Registration fee includes:

  • 13 ice times
  • 7 dryland sessions (*updated Jan 5/23)
  • practice jersey
  • Goaltenders (U11/U13) - one ice time per week will have goaltender specific instruction

U9 is limited to 24 players

U11 and U13 are limited to 24 players and 4 goaltenders each age division

General Registration Information

Registration is initially restricted to Trails West members who are currently registered with Trails West for the 2022-2023 season until January 19.  As of January 20, registration will open to those intending to register with Trails West for the 2023-2024 season and may open to those outside of our boundaries at that time.

If space is available upon the commencement of the program, registration for individual drop-in sessions may be offered.

Trails West provides teams with their roster and schedule via TeamSnap.  Kindly review the TeamSnap page under Members for more information and helpful links.

Players are asked to keep their attendance availability updated in TeamSnap for the duration of the program to assist P3 and Dark Horse Athletic with session planning.

Registration is processed through TeamSnap.  You must click on the Spring 2023 Development Program Registration Link below to access the registration form (Red Button). During the registration process, please hover your cursor over the (?) beside the question for helpful tips.

TWHA waivers, acknowledgement of policies and consent will be required to be read and accepted during the registration process.  Please take the time to review each of these waivers and policies.

The Hockey Canada Player Medical Information Sheet is required for every player who participates in the Spring 2023 Development Program.  If using the medical form previously submitted for the 2022-2023 season, please ensure all information remains accurate prior to uploading it for the Development Program. 

The Dark Horse Athletic Inc. Waiver is required for every player who participates in the Spring 2023 Development Program.  You will be required to upload the completed form during registration. *This form is NOT fillable online - you will be required to print it, complete it by hand, then scan it or take a picture to upload.

Either Player or Goaltender only.  You will also be required to select the correct position option at Registration Fees. For U11, there is no hybrid goaltender position. Position must be accurate for what participant will be participating as for the entire program! Changes in position will not be permitted after registration.

Full registration fee is required at time of registration. If financial assistance or a payment plan is required for a selected participant, please contact the TWHA Operations Manager at operations@trailswesthockey.com.


Open: Wednesday, January 4, 2023 at 12:00PM (noon)

Registration to those outside of currently registered Trails West players is now available 

Closed: Monday, March 21, 2023 at 12:00PM (noon) 

Age Divisions: Register in age division will be playing for 2023-2024 season

U9 (2015-2016) - FULL

U11 (2013-2014) - FULL

U13 (2011-2012) - FULL

Waitlist: Please choose this option ONLY if there are no spots available for your participant's age division & position.  Selecting this option does not fully register your player in the Spring 2023 Development Program, it only places them on a waitlist in a first come, first offered order. You will be contacted by the TWHA Operations Manager should a spot become available for registration and you will be required to pay the registration fees at that time.


Please contact the TWHA Administrator at admin@trailsweshockey.com


Trails West Hockey Association

c/o Flames Community Arenas
2390 47 Avenue SW
Calgary AB T2T 5W5