Skating

COVID-19 Updates

The Fall schedule is up on Perfectmind and ready for registration!

COVID-19 Operational Adjustments for City Skating Programs

  • Advance registration is required. No drop-ins. Register at Kamloops.ca/PerfectMind
  • Normal rates apply
  • 20 people max for Stick, Puck & Ring Programs
  • 30 people max for Public Skate
  • Registration for programs will close 30 minutes prior to the ice time
  • Prior to entering the facility, participants must put on a mask at Brock and Valleyview and cannot remove them until they are ready to go out onto the ice surface
  • Please arrive no earlier than 10 minutes before your scheduled ice time and depart within 10 minutes after your scheduled ice time
  • It is recommended that ice users come to the arena dressed ready for ice use and to leave dressed to minimize the amount of time required in the dressing room
  • Any latecomers will not be able to gain entry into the building

For more information on Skating Program Guidelines and Expectations please see our Rates and Rules page

COVID-19 Update 03/16/2020
Schedules & Program Descriptions

Review the descriptions to find a program that is right for you. 
For regular programs, double check for cancellations prior to heading to the rink. 

Participants must register in advance at Kamloops.ca/PerfectMind. No drop-ins.
Equipment rentals are not available at any of our facilities. 

Fall Skating Schedules

Brock Arena

WednesdayFridaySaturdaySunday
Family Only
11:30 am–12:15 pm
Public Skate
7:00–7:45 pm
Public Skate
2:00–2:45 pm
3:15–4:00 pm
Family Stick, Puck & Ring
2:00–2:45 pm
3:15–4:00 pm

Participants must register in advance at Kamloops.ca/PerfectMind. No drop-ins.

McArthur Island OLY

TuesdayFridaySaturday
Adult Only
11:45 am–12:30 pm
Seniors Only
12:00–12:45 pm
Public Skate
9:00–9:45 am
10:15–11:00 am

Participants must register in advance at Kamloops.ca/PerfectMind. No drop-ins.

Valleyview Arena

MondayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
Preschool Only
1:00–1:45 pm
Adult Stick, Puck & Ring
6:00–6:45 pm
7:15–8:00 pm
Adult Stick, Puck & Ring
11:00–11:45 am
12:15–1:00 pm
Adult Stick, Puck & Ring
11:00–11:45 am
12:15–1:00 pm
Family Stick, Puck & Ring
2:30–3:15 pm

Public Skate
2:00–2:45 pm
3:15–4:00 pm

  Public Skate
1:30-2:15pm
Teen Stick, Puck & Ring
7:00–7:45 pm
8:15–9:00 pm
  

Participants must register in advance at Kamloops.ca/PerfectMind. No drop-ins.

Skating Program Descriptions

Public Skate

Recreational ice skating for all ages. Children ages seven and under must be accompanied on the ice by an adult wearing skates. Children ages 12 and under are required to wear a helmet; helmets are strongly recommended for youth and adults. No sticks or pucks are permitted. Maximum of 30 participants.

Brock and Valleyview arena are accessible for patrons who require the of use wheelchairs on the ice during public skating sessions. Helmets are mandatory for both the person using the wheelchair and any attendants. Attendants must also wear skates on the ice surface.

Family Stick, Puck, and Ring

For children ages 12 and under to play with their adult guardians. All participants are required to wear a helmet. Children must be accompanied on the ice by an adult. Please bring your own stick and puck. No goalies, slap shots, or scrimmages are permitted. The program is monitored by Skate Patrol. Maximum of 20 participants.

Teen Stick, Puck, and Ring (13+ years)

For players 13 years and older. All participants are required to wear a helmet and gloves. Bring your own stick and puck. No goalies, slap shots, or scrimmages are permitted. The program is monitored by Skate Patrol. Maximum of 20 participants.

Adult Stick, Puck & Ring (18+ years)

For players 18 years and older. All participants are required to wear a helmet and gloves. Bring your own stick and puck. No goalies, slap shots, or scrimmages are permitted. The program is monitored by Skate Patrol. Maximum of 20 participants.

Beginner Adult Hockey (18+ years)

Due to COVID-19 we are not currently offering this program

Beginner Adult (18+) Drop-in Hockey. This program is geared towards players with a novice or beginner skill level. Self-organized, non-contact program; full gear and helmets are mandatory. The program is not monitored by Skate Patrol. Players are expected to officiate themselves. Maximum of 20 participants. A waiver must be signed prior to entering the program.

Intermediate Adult Drop-in Hockey (18+ years)

Due to COVID-19 we are not currently offering this program

This program is geared towards those with an intermediate and above skill level.  Self-organized, non-contact program; full gear and helmets are mandatory. The program is not monitored by Skate Patrol. Players are expected to officiate themselves. Maximum of 20 participants. A waiver must be signed prior to entering the program. 

*Please note that while this program is geared to a more experienced player, this remains a recreational hockey program and all players on the ice, regardless of level, must feel safe and included in the game.

Senior (55+) Drop-in Hockey

Due to COVID-19 we are not currently offering this program

This program is for seniors. This is a self-organized, non-contact program; full gear and helmets are mandatory. The program is not monitored by Skate Patrol. Players are expected to officiate themselves. Maximum of 20 participants. A waiver must be signed prior to entering the program.

Preschool Only

This program is recreational ice skating for children ages 6 and under. The parent/caregiver is required to accompany and supervise the child on the ice and wear skate. Helmets are mandatory for children and strongly recommended for the parent/caregiver. This program is monitored by Skate Patrol. Maximum 30 participants.

Family Only

This program is recreational ice skating for families only (children 12 and under). Helmets are required for children and strongly recommended for adults. No sticks or pucks. The parent/guardian must wear skates and accompany child(ren) on the ice. This program is monitored by Skate Patrol. Maximum 30 participants.

Adult Only (19+)

This program is recreational ice skating for adults only. No sticks and pucks; helmets are strongly recommended. This program is monitored by Skate Patrol. Maximum 30 participants.

Seniors Only

This program is recreational ice skating for seniors only. Skate at your own risk. No sticks or pucks; helmets are strongly recommended. This program is monitored by Skate Patrol. Maximum 30 participants.