Bird Ice Arena Programming Update
All Bird Ice Arena programming, special events, and rentals are postponed until Spring 2021- Including: Rec Skate, Freestyle & Lessons, Drop In Hockey, and the Bird Arena Hockey League (BAHL)
OHIO Men's Ice Hockey, ACHA Division 1
Bird Arena Hockey League
The Bird Arena Hockey League (BAHL) allows OHIO students and community members ages 18+ to play hockey in a recreational setting. The league is 4v4, co-ed and no checking (disruptive contact to opponent handling the puck), with one game per week. The cost is $150 (goalies play for free) and jerseys are provided. Free drop-in hockey and in person registration will be available during the BAHL Open House in the Spring semester.
BAHL will resume in Spring 2020. Check back for registration and drop-in dates! Visit the Bird Arena front desk to sign up in person or register online on RecShop! For more information or accommodations, call 740-593-4676 or contact email@example.com!
Drop In Hockey
Drop In Hockey is an open recreation, pick up hockey game time for all levels. No registration is required- Entry fee is $10.00 at the Front Desk. Full hockey equipment is required (helmet, neck guard, body pads, mouth guard, gloves, shin pads, specialized goalie gear, etc.) Equipment is not provided by Bird Arena. Drop In Hockey occurs every Sunday from 5:00pm-6:45pm. For more information or accommodations, call 740-593-4676 or contact firstname.lastname@example.org! Before attending, please review the Drop In Hockey policies and procedures.
Athens Youth Hockey Association
Bird Ice Arena is the proud home of Athens Youth Hockey. For more information about this program and how to get involved with Learn To Play Hockey, visit the AYHA website.
Learn To Play Hockey
New this year, all Learn To Play Hockey sessions will be ran by the Athens Youth Hockey Association (AYHA) in collaboration with the Columbus Blue Jackets. For more information, visit the AYHA website.
OHIO Hockey, ACHA Division 2
Bird Ice Arena is the proud home of the ACHA (American Collegiate Hockey Association) Division 2 Men’s Ice Hockey student organization. For more information about this program, visit the D2 website.