Schenectady Youth Hockey Association

2019-20 Intro to Hockey



Welcome to online registration for

2019-20 Introduction to Hockey Program

with Schenectady Youth Hockey Association!

This registration session will allow you to register for the 2019-20 Introduction to Hockey Program.  To complete registration through our secure site, please have your Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or checking account information available.  Following the completion of this registration, you will see a charge on your account from  Schdy Yth Hockey&Sktg.

2019-20 Intro to Hockey Program

Ideal for ages 5-6.  This is an entry level program designed to develop a foundation of skating ability and basic stick-handling in a fun atmosphere. Practice the basics of turning, stopping, forward cross-overs, backward skating, and stickhandling.  Price includes a reversible jersey.  

Full hockey gear is required (see "Hockey gear for entry level programs" below).  All skaters must provide their own hockey skates, stick, and hockey helmet with visor.  We have a limited supply of free loaner gear including: Shoulder pads, hockey pants, shin guards, elbow pads, hockey gloves. Security Deposit required for rental gear.  SAVE THE DATE! Jerseys and loaner equipment will be distributed to registered participants on Saturday, Nov 2nd 11 - 12pm at SCRF

Pre-requisite skills:  One session of skating lessons or the equivalent experience.  

INSTRUCTOR:  Walter Peretti

LOCATION: SCRF, 5 Tower Road, Glenville, NY

DATES and TIMES:  Saturdays 10-11am, Nov 16 - Feb 22 (15 classes).

COST:  $264.  Cost increases to $279 after 11/10/19. If you are reusing an SYHA reversible jersey, you will be refunded $60 after the program starts.  

PAYMENT METHOD:  All payments must be made online using a debit card, credit card, or electronic check.  Payment may be made if full, or in 2 installments as follows:  50% upon registration and the balance on December 1, 2019.

USA Hockey Requirement

Each player must register as a player with USA Hockey for the 2018-19 season and provide us with their USA Hockey confirmation number.  

  • Step 1:  CLICK HERE to go to USA Hockey Registration and register your player(s). Be sure to PRINT and SAVE their confirmation code(s). Remember to register EACH of your players with USA Hockey. Each player must have their own unique USA Hockey confirmation number.
  • Step 2:  Return to this registration and proceed. Later in this registration session you will need to enter the USA Hockey Confirmation Code that you received in Step 1.


Family Discount

If you are registering more than one player in this program, you will receive a $25 discount on the second child's registration fee.  In order for the registration system to recognize that your family is registering multiple players, please register all of your players at this time.  On the Review Page, there is a link near the bottom to "Register Another Player" - please click on this link to ensure that all of your family's players are registered within the same order. 

If you are registering two siblings in different hockey programs, the $25 sibling discount must be processed manually.  Please email Linda Z at if you are registering a child in two or more separate hockey programs.

Failure to do so will result in a forfeiture of your family's discounted rates.


Please direct any questions regarding this registration to:

Linda Zahnleuter


Phone: 518-393-9459