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Rookie League

Growing youth hockey in Tampa Bay

Lightning Made Rookie League (LMRL) is a next steps program for young players who are preparing to participate in a local hockey league. LMRL is an 8-week program for ages 5-12 years old and is coached by Lightning Alumni and Staff.

The 2022-23 Lightning Made Rookie League will be held on Saturdays and Sundays at 7 different rinks throughout the Tampa Area. This program will run 8 weeks at a time throughout the year.

All players must have their own equipment and have completed a local rink or Lightning Learn to Play program. Registration is $200 per player. 

Each participant will receive:
-8 sessions consisting of 30 minutes of practice and 30 minutes of organized gameplay
-Rookie League jersey
-End-Of-Season on-ice jamboree and party


Registration

Register now for the Lightning Made Rookie League 2022-23 Season


Participating Locations

Host Rink Rink Address Session Day Dates/Time Cost Register
Advent Health Center Ice 3173 Cypress Ridge Blvd, Wesley Chapel, FL 33544 Fall Sunday Begins Sep. 11th at 4:30 pm $200 Click here to register
Advent Health Center Ice 3173 Cypress Ridge Blvd, Wesley Chapel, FL 33544 Spring Sunday Begins March 19th at 4:30 pm $200 Click here to register
Clearwater Ice Arena 13940 Icot Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33760 Fall Saturday Begins Sep. 10th at 9:00 am $200 Click here to register
Clearwater Ice Arena 13940 Icot Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33760 Winter Saturday Begins Jan. 21st at 9:00 am $200 Click here to register
Ellenton Ice and Sports Complex 5309 29th St E, Ellenton, FL 34222 Fall Saturday Begins Oct. 1st at 9:00 am $200 Click here to register
Ellenton Ice and Sports Complex 5309 29th St E, Ellenton, FL 34222 Spring Saturday Begins March 25th at 9:00 am $200 Click here to register
Lakeland Ice Arena 3395 W Memorial Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33815 Fall Saturday Begins Oct. 22nd at 9:00 am $200 Click here to register
Lakeland Ice Arena 3395 W Memorial Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33815 Winter Saturday Begins Jan. 14th at 9:00 am $200 Click here to register
Power Pole Arena, Home of Xtra Ice 6910 Asphalt Ave Tampa FL 33614 Fall Sunday Begins Oct. 2nd at 12:00 pm $200 Click here to register
Power Pole Arena, Home of Xtra Ice 6910 Asphalt Ave Tampa FL 33614 Winter Sunday Begins Jan. 8th at 12:00 pm $200 Click here to register
Power Pole Arena, Home of Xtra Ice 6910 Asphalt Ave Tampa FL 33614 Spring Sunday Begins March 26th at 12:00 pm $200 Click here to register
Tampa Bay Skating Academy 255 Forest Lakes Blvd, Oldsmar, FL 34677 Fall Sunday Begins Oct. 16th at 9:00 am $200 Click here to register
Tampa Bay Skating Academy 255 Forest Lakes Blvd, Oldsmar, FL 34677 Winter Sunday Begins Jan. 22nd at 9:00 am $200 Click here to register