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 $240 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 for the Tampa Bay Lightning Rookie League 2023-24 Season is NOW OPEN