Development 2023-24


MEIFHA Presents Development


 Plan and Schedule as of November 28th, 2023


3 Hours of Development ice time/week for the Association

  • Tuesday - Shearwater Arena 5:00 - 6:00 pm & 6:00 - 7:00 pm
  • Thursday - Zatzman Sportsplex 6:30 - 7:30 am 

1 shared development ice time/month equating to 4-5 per team over the full season 


Power Skating

Thursday 6:30 am - age specific power skating, players would opt in


Proposed Schedule for Development Ice Time

28-Nov 17:00 Shearwater   U15AA Blaze U15AA Fire
  18:00 Shearwater   U15A Fire U15A Ice
30-Nov 6:30 Zatsman   U15 Opt-In Power skating
05-Dec 17:00 Shearwater   U11 & U13 Goalies  
  18:00 Shearwater   U15 & U18 Goalies  
07-Dec 6:30 Zatsman   U11 Opt-In Power skating
12-Dec 17:00 Shearwater   U18AA U18A Blaze
  18:00 Shearwater   U18 A Fire U18A Ice
14-Dec 6:30 Zatsman   U13 Opt-In Power skating
19-Dec 17:00 Shearwater   U13C Fire U13C Ice
  18:00 Shearwater   U13 AAA U13 AA
21-Dec 6:30 Zatsman   U15 Opt-In Power skating
26-Dec 17:00 Shearwater   No ice avaialble  
  18:00 Shearwater   No ice avaialble  
28-Dec 6:30 Zatsman   U11 Opt-In Power skating


Additional Development Opportunities:


Off ice development/Training

  • There is an opportunity for MEI to support some off ice training and development sessions as well for teams if they are interested


Gym schedule


Starts October 25th.  

Teams were sent a link via email Oct 19th.  

Teams use the link and sign up for two sessions to start.  

Once all teams have had a chance to sign up remaining sessions will be open for booking on October 29th.


Other Development Ideas


  • Teams calling up players for practices from lower teams (Potential AP players) - Great way to to create development opportunities for players