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Summer Open Skate Registration

By SYHA, 07/06/20, 8:45AM CDT


Register for open skate!

The Springfield Park District’s Nelson Center has worked in conjunction with the Springfield Youth Hockey Association to create the COVID-19 SYHA Hockey program (Program #230404). This new activity is specifically for 2019-2020 Nelson Center and SYHA hockey players.

COVID-19 SYHA Hockey is divided into 7 different divisions: 18U/16U, 14U, 12U, 10U, 6U/8U and Tier 1 & 2 (House). Each division is 6-weeks in length (June 29 – August 10) and will focus on power skating, power shooting, stick handling and basic pass drills. The cost for each session is $12 (resident) / $14 (non-resident).


  • 40 Skaters per session.
  • Registration is ALL online; 1st come, 1st served.
  • “Pay to Play”: Players must have paid online prior to getting on the ice. (NO REFUNDS)



  • 10U:  6:00 - 7:00 PM
  • 12U:  8:45 - 9:45 PM


  • 6U/8U:  6:30 - 7:30 PM
    • Note:  this session is for those not already registered with Jared McCarty
  • 16U/18U:  7:45 - 8:45 PM


  • 14U:  7:15 - 8:15 PM


  • Tier 1 & 2 House:  6:30 - 7:30 PM

Register Now!

  1. Go to the Springfield Park District’s online registration site:
  2. Search Youth Hockey programs to locate the COVID-19 SYHA Hockey program (#230404)
  3. Click the calendar icon (Under Click to Enroll column) for the appropriate Activity/Description.
  4. Click the plus sign (+) next to each session you wish to register for.
    • Note: only register for sessions you know you can attend.
  5. Click Add To Cart.
  6. Complete checkout and pay fee(s) online.


If you have additional questions, please contact the Nelson Center at 217-753-2800.