The Apex Center Ice Arena

13150 W. 72nd Ave.
303-403-2598

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Competitive non-check coed Apex Adult Hockey League (AAHL) in-house at the Apex Center Ice Arena, 13150 W. 72nd Ave. Coed adult divisions for ages 18+ with 3 seasons annually: Fall (September), Winter (January), Spring/Summer (May). Both evening and lunch divisions play 10 regular season games concluding with single elimination playoffs, a team trophy retained by the AAHL and individual awards or t-shirts. ZERO TOLERANCE POLICY TOWARD RINGERS, NEGATIVE BEHAVIOR and BULLIES. USA Hockey Registration is required and certified USA Hockey referees will be used. Schedules and standings can be found at PointStreak – Standings, Schedule and Statistics. Register in person at the Apex Center Ice Arena, 13150 W. 72nd Ave. to receive a discount when registering for multiple leagues!

AAHL Summer 2014 Team Registrationhttp://tinyurl.com/oymu9lh

AAHL Summer 2014 – All Player Registration – http://tinyurl.com/qyut2jh

*On the Team Registration link you can register any Team Captains (and their Team Names) as the Captain pays in full.

Evening Divisions:

  • A – Designed for the advanced player with youth AA/AAA, junior, college-ACHA or NCAA, IIHF or pro experience.
  • B – Designed for the high intermediate player with youth B or A experience.
  • C – Designed for the intermediate player picking up the game of hockey as an adult or with very limited youth C or in-house experience.
  • D – Designed for the novice or new player picking up the game of hockey as an adult.
  • Over 40 Rec – Designed for the intermediate or novice player picking up the game of hockey as an adult or with very limited youth experience. Equivalent to C and D adult level.
  • Women – Designed for the intermediate or novice player picking up the game as an adult or with very limited youth experience. No AA, AAA or college players. Equivalent to C and D co-ed or B women’s levels.
  • Adult Ankle Benders – Designed for the new player picking up the game of hockey as an adult.

Lunch Divisions:

  • Lunch League – Designed for the intermediate or novice player picking up the game of hockey as an adult or with limited youth experience. Equivalent to C and D level.

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Registration Now In Progress! Register online here.

  • The hockey curriculum is designed to teach the fundamentals of hockey in hockey skates. Skaters learn to maneuver faster and be more agile on the ice, plus the necessary skating, stick handling, passing and shooting fundamentals to be successful in practice and game situations within a local youth association or adult league.
  • All new participants to the program must register for the new player evaluation youth or adult activity.
  • All new participants to the program must pay a one time mandatory program fee. This fee covers a Youth or Adult Hockey jersey with name and number on the back.
  • Jerseys are ordered for new program participants after the second week of class in case of late registrations. They usually arrive by the fourth week of class.
  • All participants must have required equipment as specified in activity description.
  • All new participants must report to the Apex Center Ice Arena lobby 30 minutes prior to the starting time on the first day of class.
  • Participants may be moved as needed for optimal learning and teaching.

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Middle School Hockey League

Grade 6-8. A competitive non-check coed Spring hockey league offered April-May featuring two practices, eight games and single elimination playoffs at the Apex Center, 13150 W. 72nd Ave. Teams are selected by a draft based on experience and ability.  Players are drafted to 4-6 teams based upon experience and ability. USA HOCKEY REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. USA Hockey Rules apply. USA Hockey certified referees. Scheduled by CIHRA. Participants may be move between teams as needed for competitive balance.

Schedules and standings can be found at PointStreak – standings, schedule and statistics

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Adult Drop-In Hockey

Times subject to change due to special events. Please call 303-403-2598 for information on additions or deletions. Helmet, cup, elbow pads, shin pads and gloves are required; shoulder pads and hockey pants are strongly recommended.

Extra Sessions:

Regular Scheduled Sessions (call 303-403-2598 to confirm times):

  • Monday: noon-1:30 pm
  • Friday: 6:00-7:30am
  • Friday: noon-1:30 pm

Fees

  • Resident: $8
  • Non-resident: $11

Skate and Shoot/Developmental Hockey

Work on skating, stick handling and shooting. This is not a drop-in hockey game! Hours may be adjusted due to special events and holidays. Please call the Apex Center Ice Arena at 303-403-2598 to confirm.

Guidelines:

  • Full equipment required for ages 18 and under.
  • Helmets mandatory for 19 and over. Full equipment recommended, skin must be covered.
  • Coaching area is south of the southernmost blue line or may be determined by Apex staff. Coaches are required to wear helmets.
  • Goalies pay the same fee as everyone else.
  • Control your shots; you’re responsible for pucks you shoot.
  • Pucks are not supplied; bring your own.
  • Respect and get along with other skaters and coaches.
  • No goal tending unless you are wearing goal tending equipment.
  • Partial ice scrimmages may be allowed at staff discretion based on ice usage.
  • No slap/snap shots towards side glass.

Extra Sessions:

  • Friday, April 18:  4:00-5:00pm, 5:00-6:00pm
  • Saturday, April 19:  6:30-7:30am, 7:30-8:30am, 8:30-9:30am, 9:45-10:45am, 10:45-11:45am, 11:45am-12:45pm, 1:00-2:00pm, 2:00-3:00pm, 3:00-4:00pm, 4:15-5:15pm, 5:15-6:15pm, 6:15-7:15pm

Regular Scheduled Sessions (call 303-403-2598 to confirm times):

Monday-Thursday

  • 5:15-6:15 am
  • 6:15-7:15 am
  • 7:30-8:30 am
  • 8:30-9:30 am
  • 1:45-2:45 pm
  • 2:45-3:45 pm

Friday

  • 7:45-8:45 am
  • 8:45-9:45 am
  • 9:45-10:45 am
  • 1:45-2:45 pm
  • 2:45-3:45 pm

Fees

  • Residents: $7 (must show Resident ID card)
  • Non-residents: $7.50
  • Coaches fee: $7

Private Lessons and Clinics

Private lessons are held daily during Skate N Shoot sessions through private instructors. Seasonal adult clinics are be offered between seasons.

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Private Ice Rentals

Please call the Ice Desk at 303-403-2598 for information on private ice rentals.