Ice Hockey Victoria Women’s League

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For female players wishing to play in an all female league there is the Ice Hockey Victoria Women’s League, which operates during the winter season. Starting on 14th April 2019 and finishing early September 2019. This season will be bigger & better, come and play in a safe, fun but competitive environment and be part of the awesome Victorian women’s comradery The league is IHV sanctioned and IHV registration is required.

Who Can Play

13 years + (12 & under by discretion only) to play games and training (Development to Advanced Players)
9+ (8 & under by discretion only) to train with the teams (Training Only Spots)

There are 6 teams this year and all players will start the season by participating in a grading skate. The coaches pick the teams with all car pooling travel needs accounted for, if you have a requirement to play with someone please let us know.

When you sign up, you get:

• 1 hour grading skate
• 10 regulation round games
• 3 training sessions per team
• 2 playoff round
• Your very own jersey & matching socks to keep
• End of season medal
• Ticket to presentation night

Training Only Spots

If you’re really new or too young to play this year you can still participate in the team training sessions only (train with the players)
There’s room for 10 beginners per rink; they will have access to 16 hours of ice time, with the teams and mainly at their chosen home rink & only a few away training’s.

Development To Advanced Players

We expect women players of national or state level will probably play Ice Hockey Victoria Senior B, C or D, but if you are not planning to, we want you !!! You will be stepping up into support & leadership roles and we expect you to bring your ‘A’ game to raise the level of play.
80-90 development to advanced players to play games and training (Development to Advanced Players)

Seasons Eligibility

Yes you can play IHVWL and then IHV Summer OR Winter Senior League.

Format

The league consists of 6 teams in 1 Division. Teams are selected by the coaches at the grading skate.
Teams are capped at 15 players per team.
Goalies will work on a rotating roster they play for FREE but not guaranteed a weekly game if more than 6 goalies apply.

IHV Registration**
IHV registration expires on the 28th February each year. Registration is required for other IHV sanctioned events throughout the year including, Oihan (over 30’s), Dragons (Tier 2 state team) and IHV Summer league 2019-2020 and many more events throughout the year.