Youth Basketball & Ice Hockey Registration Open

Registration is now open for youth Basketball & Ice Hockey Leagues. Basketball leagues run in Edwards, Eagle & Gypsum and youth hockey is run in Eagle. Leagues begin the week of October 15 and you must register by September 30th. Any registrations received after the deadline will be subject to availability and a $10 fee. Our youth sports leagues are recreational and focus on teaching fundamentals, teamwork and fun rather than competition. The time commitment varies depending on sport and age so please see below for more information.

Basketball is $45 per child and Hockey is $135 per child. Scholarships are available for families that qualify. Visit wecmrd.org/scholarships to learn more and apply!

Registration deadline for Basketball and Hockey: Sunday, September 30, 2018
*Any registrations received after the deadline will be subject to availability and a $10 fee.

Basketball – 2nd-5th grade

Our 2nd/3rd & 4th/5th grade basketball is open to boys and girls. This program is recreational with an emphasis on fundamentals and instruction. All players will receive a jersey as part of the registration fee. Volunteer coaches are needed for all teams! We are offering a Girls basketball clinic in Edwards starting September 10th, learn more and register.

Practices: Practices will begin on Monday October 15 for 2nd-3rd graders and Tuesday, October 16 for 4th-5th graders. Practices will be an hour in length and will take place between 4:30-7:30 pm. This is dependent on coaching schedules. *You will receive an email no later than October 8 from a coach and WECMRD. Please only call/email WECMRD if you haven’t heard after October 8. WECMRD will contact you ahead of time if a coach is not found.

Games: Games will begin the week of October 29. Game schedules will be available on October 18. Games will take place on Mondays/Wednesdays for 2nd-3rd graders and Tuesdays/Thursdays for 4th-5th graders. Games take place in each town, Gypsum, Eagle, and Edwards. Games will be at 5:30 or 6:30pm. Season will end the week of December 10.

CLICK HERE to register for Edwards | CLICK HERE to register for Eagle | CLICK HERE to register for Gypsum

Ice Hockey Ages 5-8 years old

Skaters will practice at the Eagle Ice Rink and play in festivals between Eagle and Vail. Players MUST be able to skate forward comfortably.

Practices will begin Monday, October 15th for Mini-Mite (5-6 yrs old) and Mite (7-8 yrs old) hockey players. Practices will be 1 hour. Monday practices will be held at 5:45pm and Friday practices will be held at 5pm. Festivals will typically take place on Sundays. Schedules and times are subject to change due to ice availability. WECMRD uses volunteer coaches for this program, if no coaches are found then WECMRD will contact parents/guardians regarding coaching needs.

CLICK HERE to register.

WECMRD hockey equipment is available to rent. You will receive a helmet, shoulder pads, elbow pads, pants, socks, and a jersey. You must provide your own skates and stick. Equipment Handout will be held Monday, October 8th from 4:30-6pm. ($25 Rental Fee & $200 Deposit is required). OR sign up for the NHL Colorado Avalanche Mile High Mites program by September 13th and you receive a full set of gear to keep, LEARN MORE.

Schedule
Mondays – October 15, 29, November 5, 12, 26, December 3, 10 (5:45-6:45pm)
Fridays – October 26, November 3, December 7, 14 (5:00-6:00pm)
Festivals – Eagle: November 4th & 18th (Minis at 1:30pm & Mites at 2:30pm)
Vail: TBD
Mite Festival: Sunday, December 9th (8:00am-1:00pm)
No Practices: October 22 & November 19-23

CLICK HERE to register.

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