The City of Port Moody is not able to offer skating programs, curling programs, nor private ice rental for spring 2021.

Arena 1 and Arena 2 will be open for winter 2021 skating lessons, private lessons as well as private hockey lessons and power skating for youth.  The curling center will remain closed.

Skating and hockey programs 

We offer several skate lessons and hockey programs, plus a variety of learn to skate programs for all ages. 

Physical distancing measures will be in place;

  • there will be a maximum of 25 skaters on the ice at one time
  • group lessons have of maximum 4 students per class 
  • registration takes place online or you can phone (604)469-4556
Skate program expectations

FACILITY GUIDELINES

  • Please review our know before you go webpage
  • Arrive 15 minutes prior to your lesson time - late entry will not be permitted 
  • Enter through Arena 2 Entrance 
  • There is no re-entry into the facility once you leave

SKATE LESSON EXPECTATIONS

  • Children (and parents) are encouraged to use the washroom before leaving home and sanitize hands upon entering the building.
  • Please come dressed to go on the ice. Participants must wear skates, helmet and gloves. Ensure that equipment fits, skates are laced tightly and helmet fits snugly.
  • Only registered children and one parent/guardian (no siblings) are permitted in the program space.
  • A parent/guardian will be permitted to enter the facility to tie skates then must exit. Your child can be picked up at the Arena 2 exit door in the courtyard. The parent/guardian is not permitted to remain at the ice surface during their child’s lesson.
  • Participants may enter the facility without their parent/guardian with skates and guards on, however they must be able to remove guards and then put them on to exit or unlace skates and put shoes on. This could be practiced at home.
  • Skate and helmet rentals are now available. Punch passes cannot be accepted at this time. 
  • CSA approved hockey, ski or snowboard helmets are mandatory for all lesson participants (including adults). Bike helmets are not permitted.
  • Participants are to remain at their designated seat until gates to the ice are opened. Enter the ice single file with two metre physical distancing.
  • Bring a filled water bottle, if needed.
  • In case of an emergency, parents/guardians are required to remain close to the arena.   
  • Please ensure you have registered your child in the correct level. If they are registered in a level they have not been progressed to or assessed at, they will be moved to the appropriate level as space permits, or withdrawn from the program.
  • Due to COVID-19, participants must be independent on the ice as instructors must maintain physical distancing while teaching the lesson.

GEAR CHECKLIST

SKATING 

  • Skates:  sharpened and properly fitted (hockey skates fit 1-2 sizes smaller than shoe size;  figure skates fit the same as shoe size)
  • CSA approved helmet:  hockey, ski or snowboard.  No bike helmets.
  • Gloves

HOCKEY

  • CSA approved helmet with a face cage or full visor, full hockey equipment required including neck guard and a hockey stick.

 

Equipment rentals
  • Skate and helmet rentals are now available
  • Rentals must be pre-purchased online at the time of booking
  • Hockey skates fit 1-2 sizes smaller than shoe size, figure skates fit the same as shoe size
Wear a helmet

CSA-approved hockey, ski or snowboard helmets are mandatory for children 10 and under during all skate lessons and public skates.

Public skating - Household Skates

Household Skates are limited to members of your immediate household.  With the use of dividers, the ice will be divided into 3 zones and households will have exclusive use of their own zone. 

Each designated skate session will be $15 per household for 60 minutes of skate time. 

Household bookings must be limited to one zone per session each day.

Registration is required for each session. You will be able to register for a 60-minute session using our online booking system, or call (604)469-4556 during office hours. You may begin to register 24 hours in advance of your desired ice time.  
Household Skate Schedule

Monday   WednesdayThursdayFriday
9:00am 11:30am  9:00am 9:00am
10:30am 1:00pm  10:30am 10:30am
12:00pm    12:00pm 12:00pm
      7:15pm

 Please note:

  • Max 6 Household members per zone
  • No spectators
  • No in and out privileges
  • Skate and helmet rentals available upon registration for an additional fee
  • Skate assists, plastic sticks and plastic pucks available upon request at the arena
  • Strollers welcome. Child must be at least 12 months old, wearing a csa approved helmet and counted as part of the household 6. Skates must be worn to push stroller
  • Personal hockey sticks permitted, black pucks not permitted, no other outside equipment allowed
  • Chairs/benches available off ice in your zone to rest and store belongings
  • Washrooms available in A1 Lobby

Be sure to: 

  • Arrive 15 min prior to your start time - late entry will not be permitted
  • Note which arena your registered for and enter through the appropriate arena entrance
  • Come prepared – bring a full water bottle and wear proper attire, as there will be no access to dressing rooms
  • Exit promptly after your session
Curling Centre (CLOSED)

The Curling Centre will remain closed until further notice.

The Port Moody Curling Club offers a variety of curling programs through the Recreation Complex curling centre. This includes kid's leagues, mixed leagues, recreational leagues, and men's and women's leagues.

To enquire about booking Curling, please send us an email.