Program Info


The Grand Valley Amateur Hockey Association (GVAHA) is a non-profit, volunteer organization that provides hockey programs in West Michigan primarily Georgetown Township and surrounding communities. Players from Hudsonville, Jenison, Grandville, Wyoming, Byron Center, Zeeland, Holland, Grand Haven and Allendale.

GVAHA provides hockey opportunities for all ages.


Instructional classes are available for all beginner youth skaters. Classes are on Saturdays and run September - March.
  • Learn to Skate (Ages 4+)
  • Intro to Hockey (Ages 4-9)
  • Cross-Ice (the 3rd step to becoming a hockey player)
  • 9 and over and just getting started? Contact the Hockey Directors for details on opportunities to learn to play hockey at ANY age.
skill development
Cross Ice and Mite Hockey at Georgetown Ice Center


GVAHA provides team hockey opportunities at the following divisions:

U8 (Mites Ages 7-8)

U10 (Squirts Ages 9-10)

U12 (PeeWee Ages 11-12)

U14 (Bantam ages 12-14)

U16 (Midget ages 15-16)

U18 (Midget ages 16-18)


Players must meet the age requirement for each division by January 1st. For more information on age classifications - view our guide to age classifications