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2024 Summer Development Program Registration Now Open


BDMHA is pleased to announce its 2024 Summer Development Programs!

**NOTE - Programs will only run if we can reach the minimum number of players. Our ice contracts must be finalized 30 days prior to the start of each program. If program registration is low, we will have to cancel. 

To register for programs, click HERE

Summer 2024 - Registration open NOW - deadlines are set in accordance with the deadlines to finalize ice contracts. It's important you register sooner rather than later. We will extend the registration period if numbers are in line with our ice requests. 

  • Summer Power Skating: August 5 - 8 (U9, U11, U13) - deadline to register July 5th
  • Summer Defence Skills: August 12 - 15 (U11, U13) - deadline to register July 12th
  • Summer Scoring Skills: August 12 - 15 (U11, U13) - deadline to register July 12th
  • Summer 3 on 3: August 19 - September 20 (U7 only) - deadline to register July 19th
  • Conditioning Camp: August 19 - September 20 (U9, U11, U13, U15, U18) - deadline to register July 19th
  • HNS Checking Camp Certification: September 8 - any player that would like to become eligible for checking hockey

Lead Instructors for Summer Development alongside our own Hockey Professional Andre Lefebvre

Power Skating

  • Richard Ujvary - Power Skating specialist, OHL Alumni (Detroit Jr Red Wings 1992 - 1994), Dalhousie University Alumni (1994 - 1999)

Defence Skills

  • Nick Yuill - Former BDMHA Alumni, Jr. A Player from 2019 - 2022 (Amherst & Cornwall), Current Assistant Coach with Cole Harbour Major U18

Scoring Skills

  • Donald MacLean - Former Professional Hockey Player, AHL Scoring Champion (2001-2002), AHL Top Goal Scorer and MVP (2005-2006), coached in KHL/OHL/International, former Head Coach of Bedford U15 Major hockey club

Support Instructors for Summer Development

  • Tristan Dower-Nichol - coaches with HNS and HNL, U18 Major in NL
  • Chris Baxter - Asst Coach w/ CPA Cheetahs
  • Mathew Hill - DAL Men’s player
  • Brandon Rose - coach with BDMHA
  • Various former BDMHA players that have graduated to Major U18, Junior Hockey, etc

Should you have any questions, please contact Matt Oxford (m.oxford@bedfordblues.com)

Jun 25, 2024