Future Islanders Program
Cost: $150 (8 sessions) * Boys and Girls Ages 5-8 * Equipment provided
Instructors: Islanders alumni Arron Asham and Radek Martinek
The Islanders have teamed up with the NHL to bring the Future Islanders Program - a new Learn To Play initiative - to introductory hockey players Long Island and Brooklyn. The Future Islanders Program will provide kids ages 5-8 with a chance to learn the game of hockey from Islanders alumni and all kids will receive Islanders branded equipment.
The eight-week program is available to boys and girls and will be taught by former-Islanders Arron Asham and Radek Martinek. Cost is $150, but that includes brand-new CCM Islanders-branded equipment including:
- Shoulder pads
- Elbow pads
- Shin pads
- Equipment bag
The Future Islanders program is limited to 300 total participants. The Learn To Play initiative is geared towards kids who have not already played in a house league or higher but have had some skating experience. This is an introduction to the great game of hockey for first-time players and a transition program to those leagues.
The program will run at:
More locations will be added at later dates.