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Introductory Program (IP)

Introductory Program - Free for new skaters

The Introductory Program is our “learn to skate” program focused on teaching the basics of hockey skating. This program is for brand new skater (typically ages 4-8) and is open to skaters who reside in the Neenah, Menasha, Hortonville, Shiocton, and Winneconne school districts.

This program runs in two 8 week sessions (one starting in October, and the second starting in January). You can attend either one of the sessions or the full 16 weeks. Rental equipment is available for a small fee.

SESSIONS:  IP meets Thursday nights from 6pm-7pm at Tri County Ice Arena

Session 1: October - December (8 weeks)

Session 2: January - February (8 weeks)

Full Program: October - February (16 weeks)

*No Skating during Thanksgiving Week

*Sessions 1 is not required to participate in session 2

IP Director Contact Information

Brian Danz


FVYHA IP session fees:      FREE - First 8 weeks + USA Hockey fee

                                            $50.00 - Each additional session

USA Hockey fee:                 FREE - Ages 6 and under

                                            $56.00 - Ages 7 and up

*registration with USA Hockey is required to register and participate in any hockey activities

*USA Hockey fee is only paid once per hockey season

Rental equipment:              $50.00 - 1 session or full 16 week program

Rental equipment includes hockey bag, helmet, shoulder pads, elbow pads, hockey gloves, hockey pants, shin guards, skates and jersey.

*skaters not renting equipment will be issued a jersey to use during the program.

Hockey Sticks: each skater will receive a free hockey stick compliments of SCHEELS at the WELCOME AND EQUIPMENT FITTING EVENT.

Parent Resource Page

Click here to go to our parent resource page with equipment information, helpful links and more!