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More Information about Learn To Play Hockey

Juniors under 15 can come and learn to play with the Haringey Juniors Ice Hockey head coach! All levels are welcome to this session that focuses on learning how to skate for those that are interested in ice hockey.
No ice hockey kit is required.

1. Parents/guardians may watch from the cafÚ for free.
2. Please arrive 15 minutes before your lesson starts as it is essential to be on time for your lesson.
3. Skate hire is included

Skates & clothing
1. Skates should fit snugly, not slip up and down when you walk.
2. Please lace skates firmly though not too tight and use all the hooks. Skates usually feel uncomfortable if you are not used to them.
3. Blades should be sharp to the touch, if in doubt ask the skate hire staff.
4. Clothing should be warm, preferably layers. Gloves are a good idea but no hats or scarves please.

Your lesson
1. 5 minutes before your class starts please wait off the ice at the designated entry point. Week day courses use a third of the ice, Saturday and adults use the whole ice.
2. If the skater is reluctant to go on the ice please do not force them on, let them watch a while. They may want to join in a little later.
4. Some teaching at beginner level may take place off ice in skates, preparing skaters before going onto the ice rink
5. Any accompanying parents/guardians are able to wait in the Ice CafÚ area, our seating stands are currently closed. If you have any questions or queries during the lesson please do speak with our reception team.
6. Photography or filming is not permitted during lessons.

Other information
1. Children must enter the ice at their lesson start time and exit once the lesson has concluded. Parents/guardians may watch from the cafÚ for free.
2. Courses are non-refundable of transferable. Unfortunately we cannot compensate for any lessons missed unless it is the fault of the Ice Rink.
3. If course numbers are not sufficient Alexandra Palace reserve the right to cancel courses, or skating levels may be amalgamated at any time.

COVID 19 advice
1. Please follow government guidance at all times
2. Please follow the one-way system on and off the rink
3. Face coverings must be worn in all places except whilst on the ice
4. Everyone is affected differently, please be considerate of others
5. If you are unwell, please do not attend.
6. Please wash your hands or use hand sanitiser on a regular basis
7. Please catch all coughs and sneezes and practice good respiratory hygiene practices
8. If you are unsure and need any advice, please ask a steward


How are you supporting social distancing at the ice rink?
We have significantly reduced the capacity for each course, to ensure there is space for everyone. There will be a one way system at the rink to support social distancing. Visitors must wear masks in the facility, but can only take them off whilst on the ice. There will be sanitiser available. You must scan the QR when you enter to help us Track & Trace. We encourage all visitors to look out for one another and follow the latest government guidelines throughout their visit.

Do I have to wear a face mask?
Visitors must wear a face mask in the facility, but can take them off on the ice.

Will you provide hand sanitiser?
Yes, hand sanitiser will be available throughout the ice rink

Are there changing facilities?
The changing rooms will be closed to support social distancing. Please come ready to skate.

What cleaning regime do you have in place?
We have increased our cleaning practices and will be cleaning the space continually throughout each day.

Are there toilets?
Yes, toilets are open at the rink.

Do you have baby changing facilities?
Yes, we do.

Do you have a cloakroom?
We do not have a cloakroom or lockers available. We request you come dressed ready to skate, which includes being able to keep any valuables on you as you skate.

Do you have a car park?
Yes, our East Court car park is open. It is free to use but we suggest a donation of ú3 to help with the running costs.

Can I hire skates?
Yes, this is included in your booking fee. We have sizes from baby 6 to adult 13. Please note however, skating aids are ONLY PURCHASABLE ONLINE.