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Bruins Academy

Middlebury Amateur Hockey Association (MAHA) & Bruins Academy invite you to try the wonderful sport of hockey! 


This fall, MAHA is hosting Boston Bruins - Learn to Play Hockey, a program for new players and families who are interested in joining the hockey community.  Learn to Play participants will receive a full set of hockey equipment and will develop fundamental skills over 4 ice sessions starting 10/16/21 to help them succeed both on and off the ice. For information and to register, visit (sign-up is open until October 9, 2021)


MAHA would like to thank Bruins Academy, Friends of Middlebury Hockey, and Memorial Sports Center for providing this wonderful opportunity for local youth!


Please fill out the following form to register your child for the 2021-22 Hockey Season!

You are required to provide a USA Hockey membership number valid through March 2022 when you sign up (which carries a $51 fee).  Visit to join or renew your USA Hockey membership before completing pre-registration on this site.

Programs offered for the 2021-22 season:

Player Level Birth Year Cost
14U / Bantam 2007-08 $900
12U / PeeWee & Girls 2009-10 $875
10U / Squirt & Girls U10 2011-12 $825
8U / NEW Mite 2013+ $400
8U / Returning Mite 2013+ $500


Payment Schedule:
Oct 1, 2021 - 50% of fee
Dec 1, 2021 - 50% of fee

Credit Card payments:
• You will be charged $10 at time of registration to validate your card. (this amount will be applied to your registration fee and is non-refundable if your child chooses not to participate this season.)
• The remaining registration fee will be automatically charged to your credit car per the schedule above.

Note: There is a processing fee of 3.15%, this was done to keep the overall cost of tuition down.

If you prefer to pay by check, online registration is still required.

Payments should be mailed to:
PO Box 1004
Middlebury, VT 05753

25% Discount is available to full-time goalies (10U division and above) please contact us for a special discount code.

Families with 3 or more kids participating contact us for a special discount code.


Financial aid and equipment rental are also available upon request. 


#Nora Strong#

As many of you may have heard, Nora Warren, a member of our MAHA community, was recently involved in a terrible pool accident that resulted in a spinal cord injury. 

Here are ways you can help Nora and family:

Benefit Open Skate @ Cairns Arena
July 31: 12:30-2:30 PM

Nora Strong T-shirts & Tumblers

Donations can be made at:

#NoraStrong Facebook Page:

MAHA - COVID19 / Return to Play Guidelines

In an effort to keep all participants safe and healthy during the occurrence of COVID-19, Middlebury Amateur Hockey Association (MAHA) and its players, coaches, volunteers, parents, and spectators will follow the procedures and expectations outlined in this document. These guidelines were developed in accordance with the State of Vermont, Vermont State Amateur Hockey Association, Friends of Middlebury Hockey, and the Middlebury Sports Center. MAHA reserves the right to change these guidelines as needed and will do so as updated guidance is available from any of the aforementioned organizations.
Please continue to check this site from time-to-time for the latest information.

A message from USAHockey

As we're all facing difficult and trying times, it's a good OPPORTUNITY to reflect and appreciate the wonderful hockey COMMUNITY we share. 

When the time is right, we look forward to seeing SMILING FACES back on the ice and in the stands. In the meantime, stay SAFE and please follow the guidelines from healthcare experts.

When hockey resumes, let's continue to make our sport STRONGER THAN EVER by introducing new families and friends to local rinks, displaying KINDNESS and RESPECT to everyone, and appreciating just how much this sport means to ALL OF US.


  • Every PLAYER and COACH must submit a Contact Tracing Form when attempting to enter Memorial Sports Center as part of their COVID screening at the door.
  • To avoid delays entering the rink, please have one prepared before approaching the health screening line.
  • Temperatures will be taken during a health screening required for admittance.
  • Masks are mandatory and must be worn by everyone AT ALL TIMES – both on/off the ice.
  • Players and coaches should plan to arrive 15 minutes prior to scheduled ice time and vacate the premise within 10 minutes of the conclusion of their session.
  • Everyone in the rink will maintain a social distance of 6 feet whenever possible (except on the ice).
  • Locker room restrooms will be available for 1 person at a time.
  • Please arrive dressed for games. Skates, helmets and gloves can be put on inside the designated area within the facility.
  • Players should plan to bring their own pre-filled, clearly marked water bottles (Water fountains will not be available).
  • Occupancy restrictions have limited team sizes. Rosters, including all players and coaches, cannot exceed 20 persons. 
  • There are NO spectators allowed in MSC at this time.
  • Game times do not allow for overtime in the schedule, you must end in a tie - additionally, if your game is starting to run behind schedule, you must finish the game using running time. You must end the game at the correct time.


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