Women's & Girls' Hockey FAQ
What you need to know about women's hockey
1. How old do girls have to be to start playing hockey?
A - Girls can join most minor hockey leagues now at the same age as boys.
2. Are girls allowed to play on boy's teams if there aren't enough girls?
3. Do girls wear different equipment or use different sticks?
A - Many girls wear boys' equipment, but there are now manufacturers that are making more equipment lines for girls. They also use the same sticks, or junior model hockey sticks.