Babes on Blades

Registration is now open for the Babes on Blades Program 2016/17 Salmon River & Brookfield Programs

She Shoots She Scores!

Hey ladies, have you ever wanted to learn to play hockey? Here is your chance - Babes on Blades is back for another year. This "learn to" hockey program is designed to teach the basics of hockey to women with little or no experience. The program reviews skating skills, basic rules, shooting / passing and game fundamentals.


How to Register

You can register by visiting Colchester Recreation Services located on the 3rd floor of the County Courthouse, 1 Church Street. (corner of Church & Queen, Truro)

Sorry, we are not able to accept registration by phone, but if you would like more information about Babes on Blades we would be happy to help  902-897-3185 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  pdf Babes on Blades Salmon River Registration (484 KB)    pdf Babes on Blades General Information (358 KB)  

   pdf Brookfield Babes on Blades registration form 2016 (455 KB)    pdf Babes on Blades General Information Brookfield (596 KB)

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titleParticipants will learn basic skating skills including:


  • Stopping/Starting
  • Forward/backward skating
  • Turning
  • Forward/backward crosscuts
  • Steps to add power to your skating
  • Develop skating confidence 


Stick handling/skating with the puckHockey instruction will include:   

  • Passing
  • Shooting
  • Positioning
  • Rules of the game