One of Toronto’s time-honoured winter traditions is gathering friends for a casual, pick-up game of hockey or shinny at a local rink.

Shinny Programs

  • Unless otherwise stated, shinny programs are supervised by staff
  • A CSA approved hockey helmet is mandatory for all participants, if under 19 years of age a full face mask is also required
  • Bring your own skates, sticks and pucks and join a shinny game
  • Shinny hockey players do not need to wear full equipment
  • Goalies are not permitted
  • Body contact is not permitted
  • Puck is not to be raised off the ice
  • Only one puck is allowed on the ice during a game

Pick Up Hockey – Adults only (19 years and up)

  • Unless otherwise stated, pick-up hockey programs are not supervised by staff
  • A CSA approved hockey helmet is mandatory for all
  • Bring your own skates, sticks and pucks
  • Pick-up hockey players wear full equipment
  • Goalies are invited to play
  • Body contact is not permitted
  • Puck may be raised off the ice