2024 Summer Women’s Development League (SWDL)

We are pleased to announce the online registration for 2024 Summer Womens Development League (SWDL).

The league will commence in June.

It aims at letting the female Players to develop their hockey skills through the games in mixed-gender.

Date :  Jun 27th Sep 12th, 2024 (Every Thursday)

Total : 12 Games

Sex : Male / Female

Game Day & Time: Thursday 20:30 – 22:00

Venue : Mega Ice

Age Eligibility : Female Players aged 12 or above (born in 2012 or before).

Youth male players are welcome to register. (male players will be recruited when under-enrolment. Actual quota issubject to the remaining spots of the number of female registration)

Pre-requisite: All Athletes must be a Registered Player of HKIHA,please register if you are not our registered player. The registration form can be found our website at https://www.icehockeyhongkong.org/hkiha-registered-ice-hockey-player-1/

Requirement: Holder of HKSAR Passport & have league experience

Number of Teams : 4

Expected Quota : 52  (Min. at 12 players plus 1 goalie per team)

Game Format : 

Two period x 20 Minutes (Running Time Game)
Last 2 minutes will be stop-time if the Goal differential is 2 goals or less.
2-mins of Warm-up before start of game
Intermission: 30 seconds
No overtime in Round Robin

League Format : 

10 Games in Round Robin, 1 Semi-Final & 1 Final Game
Playoff Format: Semi-Finals & Final Game
2 Point System in Round Robin: 2 Points for the Winning Team, 1 point for teams in tie, 0 point for Losing Team
Playoff Seeding: Based on Most Points, Most Win, Least Goal Against
All Game Officials used in HKIHA Leagues will be Hong Kong Ice Hockey Association (HKIHA) Registered Officials
Game Rules would be in accordance with IIHF Rule Book.

IMPORTANT NOTE: HKIHA reserves the final say to all Team Rosters.

League Fee : $4,600 for Player

                         $2,300 for Goalie

As a recognition of Team Hong Kongs effort in these two years, entry fee for athletes who represented Hong Kong in the 2023 IIHF Ice Hockey Womens World Championship Division III Group A and the 2024 IIHF Ice Hockey Womens World Championship Division II Group B will be waived.

There is no try-out for this league.

If the pool of applicants exceeds the quota, the selection committee will take the following criteria into considerations.

1) Performance of the previous season

2) Good Player Standing in HKIHA (no outstanding payment in HKIHA, no history of late payment, withdrawal from the league / program or violations of code of conduct.)

3) Player’s Position

4) Receipt of League Fee before deadline

Payment: Please send a cheque to “Hong Kong, China Ice Hockey Association Limited” by post to our Branch Office on or before the deadline of registration. Please note that the cheque must be delivered to HKIHA branch office by noon, June 10th, 2024. 

ATTN: 2024 SWDL (please write down your name at the back of the cheque).

If the cheque is unpresentable, HKIHA will charge $500 for each bounced cheque.

The address is Workshop B, G/F, High Win Factory Building, 47 Hoi Yuen Road, Kwun Tong.

Please note that all League Fee are non-refundable & failure to make the payment before the deadline (June 10, 2024) may affect your selection to this league.

Code of Conduct :

All registrants must read and comply with HKIHA Code of Conduct.

All registrants agree to abide by the Code of Conduct by signing up the form below.

Deadline of Registration: noon, June 10th, 2024.

Contact details of Organizer : Hong Kong, China Ice Hockey Association

電話Tel 852 – 2310 1050

傳真Fax852 – 2806 8727