Spring Development Program
Offered for U9-U13 only. Participants should register in the age division they will be playing in for the 2023-2024 season.
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 email@example.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.