Thunderbird Equipment Package for new players

Attention all up-and-coming hockey stars! As a proud partner of Vancouver Thunderbirds Hockey, Cyclone Taylor Sports Oak Street is pleased to offer you a full player kit at a price of only $325 plus tax! This will totally outfit your son or daughter with everything you will need to get the season off to a fantastic start.…

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Thunderbird Coach Announcements

The Vancouver Thunderbirds are pleased to announce the following Rep coaches for the 2017-18 season that have been appointed by our Coaching Committee and the Board of Directors.   Atom A1 – Amy de Bree Amy returns for her seventh year with the T-Birds, and her second year at the Atom A1 level. The HP 1…

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Announcement: Skill development for the 2017-18 season

Over the past three months, staff and members of the Board have worked to identify a plan to implement for the coming season that will: provide an exceptional learning environment for our players offer professional development for our coaches begin the process of developing an overall curriculum for Vancouver Thunderbirds Hockey After an extensive search,…

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Looking for that brand new smell?

There is nothing quite like the crisp smell in the air of a hockey arena at 6 am as the first team of the day hits the ice…until someone skates by you and you get a whiff of their equipment. Fear not! Until September 30, all Thunderbirds have the opportunity to get that “new gear…

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Announcement: Thunderbirds Rep Coaches

With teams now formed, our coaching staffs are now almost set for the season! We are working on finalizing two final head coaches, but the following is how our 13 rep teams have started the season. Atom A1 – Amy de Bree  A2 – Shaun Lymer A3 – Louis Chen A4 – Quinn Dawson Peewee…

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Atom Balancing Games – Sept 23/24

Lots of action is happening at the rinks these days! The latest group to start their balancing games for the recreational division is our Atom Group. See the schedule below for this coming weekend. Sat Sept 23 HOME      AWAY 8:15 – 9:30 AM       Kerrisdale C2 C4 12:15 – 13:30 PM…

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Ice times 2017-18 Season – Rep Teams

As we are nearing the end of the rep tryout process, focus will be turning towards the rest of the season. To help with the planning of the various activities all are engaged with, we are providing the DRAFT ice schedule for the rep teams. Please note changes may be necessary once parent coaches for some…

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Rep Skills with Vancouver Hockey School’s Derek Popke

This season, our rep teams will have the opportunity to work with Derek Popke for five sessions scheduled over the course of the season. In addition, Derek will be running an exclusive to TBirds Atom and Peewee rep player program – the Elementary Hockey Program (EHP) – on Friday afternoons. If you are looking for…

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Minor Hockey Night at BC Lions – Aug 18

Looking for something to do on Friday, August 18 at 7:30 pm? Here’s your chance to join in to celebrate Minor Hockey Night at the BC Lions game as they take on the Calgary Stampeders. With every ticket purchased for anyone over 12 using the code THUNDERBIRDS, the BC Lions will send $3 to Vancouver…

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Bring a friend to the Thunderbird summer camps!

With August comes the realization that September is not far away, and the time to start preparing for the return to school and all the extra-curricular activities that your child(ren) are involved in…including hockey! One of the best ways to get ready for another season is to jump on the ice with one of the…

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