On Ice

Head/Face Protection
Helmets are required, and a full cage is strongly encouraged. Wear a visor or helmet without any facial protection at your own risk.
Mon, 12 Oct, 2020 at 8:07 AM
Trespassing after JMS removal
If you have been removed from the JMS community for deliberate manipulation of the system or other reason, you are forbidden from attending any JMS event--i...
Mon, 12 Oct, 2020 at 8:07 AM
How are Captains chosen?
Captains are leaders on the ice, in every way. A captain has a great attitude and is the kind of player everyone wants to skate with: fun, upbeat, plays har...
Mon, 12 Oct, 2020 at 8:08 AM
What if the teams aren't even and one is stronger?
Usually, the captains are keeping a close eye on this at the beginning of each game, and will make the changes necessary smooth out any lopsided situations....
Mon, 12 Oct, 2020 at 8:08 AM
One person is clearly unsuited for the level of the session; what should I do?
Let the session captain know. It’s likely you’re not the only one who feels this way. The captain will take action if necessary.      
Mon, 12 Oct, 2020 at 8:08 AM
One person is taking really long shifts; what should I do?
An easy fix is just to remind your teammates to take short shifts to avoid singling out one particular player. Speak to the session Captain if the problem i...
Mon, 12 Oct, 2020 at 8:08 AM
I want to complain about someone at my session; how do I do that?
While JMS Hockey does not encourage you to give advice to other skaters, we do allow you the freedom to politely request better conduct from another player....
Sat, 26 Dec, 2020 at 3:25 PM
If there is no referee, how do we manage offsides and icing?
The defense will make its own offsides calls. Turn the puck over, and after everyone has “touched-up" onsides, you can reenter the zone. Goalies are ch...
Mon, 12 Oct, 2020 at 8:08 AM
Why are the prices different for some games?
We determine pricing based on multiple factors--ice cost varies from rink to rink, and there are several tiers of pricing at each rink based on start times....
Mon, 12 Oct, 2020 at 8:08 AM
My session has low numbers; why don't you open it up to more levels?
We do all we can to make games successful and we almost never change a game on short notice. This is because the people who are already signed up for the se...
Mon, 12 Oct, 2020 at 8:08 AM