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Learn to Play Hockey Program

Interested in Learning to Play Hockey?

Navy Youth Hockey Association has partnered with the Washington Capitals to allow players and parents new to hockey to discover if the game is for them by helping offset some of the start-up costs by offering learn to play hockey lessons and an equipment package at a deeply discounted rate.

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What's Included:

Each participant will become a member of Navy Youth Hockey Association, receive eight weeks of on-ice hockey instruction, as well as receive complimentary head-to-toe equipment from CCM:

  • Hockey helmet with a cage
  • Shoulder pads
  • Elbow pads
  • Hockey pants
  • Shin guards
  • Hockey gloves
  • Hockey skates
  • Hockey stick
  • Jersey & socks
  • Equipment bag

In addition to the equipment provided, we recommend that you purchase a neck guard, mouth guard and athletic supporter. 

Participants have 2 options to receive their equipment. You can attend one of 3 fittings to be held at MedStar Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, VA or you can fill out an online fitting tutorial and ordering form. Fitting dates are TBD, will be announced soon.


How to Sign Up:

Visit the Future Caps Learn To Play site at this LINK for more detail on the program. Visit this LINK to register with Future Caps. There will be a participation fee payable to Navy Youth Hockey Association of $269 (+ a processing fee), which pays for ice time & coaching.

Registration is open now and will close December 27, 2021.

The program provides FREE head-to-toe equipment for your child to keep as they continue exploring youth hockey. 

Participants in Future Caps Learn To Play must be 5-9 years old at the first on-ice session.

Future Caps Learn To Play Sessions For New Players (Spring 2022)

Session 1: March 26, 2022 from 9-10 AM
Session 2: March 27, 2022 from 9-10 AM
Session 3: April 1, 2022 from 5:15-6:15 PM
Session 4: April 2, 2022 from 9-10 AM
Session 5: April 3, 2022 from 9-10 AM
Session 6: April 8, 2022 from 5:15-6:15 PM
Session 7: April 9, 2022 from 9-10 AM
Session 8: April 16, 2022  from 9-10 AM