Hockey Development Programs
The Senators offer players, non-players interested in hockey, coaches, volunteers and officials of all skill levels and ages a number of programs and initiatives to get involved and grow the game of hockey with an emphasis on skill development and fun.
Ottawa Senators Learn to Play Hockey Program
The Ottawa Senators Learn to Play Hockey Program presented by the Ottawa Senators Hockey Programs and Hockey Eastern Ontario is designed to introduce boys and girls aged five to 10 to the game of hockey in a fun and positive setting with minimal time and financial commitments. The program takes place at the Richcraft Sensplex where players receive 1.5 hours of ice time per week and learn the basics through cross-ice drills and games. Click here for details and registration.
Ottawa Senators Youth 4-on-4 Leagues
These leagues offer both a spring (April to June) and summer (July & August) option to give minor hockey players from IP/Fundamentals to Midget the chance for their most fun hockey experiences of the year at either the Bell Sensplex (west end leagues) or Richcraft Sensplex (east end leagues). They feature hockey that is all about fun with no coaching and the freedom to be creative with the puck, similar to organized pond hockey. Click here for information.
Senators Alumni Clinics
The Ottawa Senators are providing local minor hockey players with the unique opportunity to improve their game while attending a clinic devoted to specific skill development taking place during Scotiabank Minor Hockey Week. Click here for information and registration.
Future Sens presented by Canadian Tire
Interested in taking to the Canadian Tire Centre with your team just like the Senators? Future Sens provides teams with the opportunity to play an exhibition game at the home of the Senators. Click here to find out how!
Sens Gameday Experience presented by Esso
Ever wondered what it takes to make it to the NHL and stay there? Here’s your chance to find out as Esso and the Ottawa Senators are teaming up to provide fans with the unique opportunity to attend a Senators gameday skate and watch as they prepare for the evening’s game. Click here for a list of dates.
Enter your child for the chance of a lifetime to participate in the Senators pre-game ceremony as part of the Scotiabank Skaters program through the Scotiabank Skaters contest. Contest winners will carry the Sens flag onto the ice at Canadian Tire Centre and stand with the players on the blue line for the National Anthem(s) before departing to watch the game from their seats. Click here for more information.
Equipment for Kids
The Ottawa Senators along with Canadian Tire, Canadian Tire Jumpstart, the Sens Foundation and the Ottawa District Hockey Association, have joined forces to make hockey more accessible to disadvantaged youth across our region by collecting gently used and new hockey equipment. Click here for more information.
Ottawa Senators Hockey Programs
The Ottawa Senators Hockey Programs are committed to providing every hockey player with the necessary opportunities to stay active, improve their game and meet new friends. Held at, and in conjunction, with the Bell Sensplex, the goal of the programs are to provide the highest caliber of instruction - both on and off the ice - in an atmosphere of fun. Click here for complete list of programs.
Ottawa Senators Hockey Camps
The Ottawa Senators Hockey Camps provide world-class instruction both on and off the ice. Through efficient use of ice time and high-tempo drills with quality activity, camps are designed to maximize both the physical and mental development of each player. We strive to deliver an exceptional camp experience to every participant by providing them with a fun, safe, and supportive environment. Camps take place at the Bell and Cavanagh Sensplex. Click here for complete list of camps.
Sparty Learn to Skate
There is no better way for kids to have fun learning how to skate than with everybody's favorite mascot ...Sparty! With the city's very best Level 3 instructors and a low ratio of instructors to students, this program is the best learn to skate program anywhere. Click here for more information.
Street Senturions Enjeu
Looking for an opportunity to learn about and/or play hockey in your area? Join the Street Senturions Enjeu street hockey program at a community centre located throughout the Ottawa-Gatineau area. Click here for information and a list of participating locations. Click here for more information.
Tim Hortons Coaches Clinic
The Tim Hortons Coaches Clinic offers a morning full of advice and instruction from some of the top hockey minds in the business. Help shape the future of minor hockey today! Click here for information and registration.
Senators Junior Skills Challenge presented by Canadian Tire
Be a part of the action as minor hockey players test their abilities with the chance of qualifying for one of the various Regional Finals throughout the community. Top players will compete at the Championships at Canadian Tire Centre. Click here for information.
Scotiabank Girls Hockeyfest
Learn and celebrate the great game of hockey with your peers, Scotiabank and the Senators! Scotiabank Girls HockeyFest provides young female hockey players with the chance to improve their skills and learn from members of the Ottawa Senators and Carleton Ravens Women's Hockey teams all at Canadian Tire Centre, all for free! Click here for more information.
Scotiabank Minor Hockey Week
Join the Ottawa Senators and Scotiabank in a weeklong celebration of minor hockey at Canadian Tire Centre and throughout the community, November 1-8, 2014. Click here for more information.