Opened in August 2010, the Bell MTS Iceplex is a 177,000 square foot multipurpose, state-of-the-art facility that is open year-round. It consists of four rinks, each with NHL regulation-size ice surfaces (200′ x 85′). In addition, the facility boasts a dedicated Goalie training centre (45’ x 37’), 22 player dressing rooms, high-performance fitness and training facilities, a full-service pro shop, a licensed restaurant and lounge, concession and vending facilities as well as conference facilities.
The Bell MTS Iceplex provides between 11,000 and 13,000 hours of ice annually which serves the minor hockey community, adult recreation leagues, tournaments, summer camps, and casual rentals.
Bell MTS Iceplex has been recognized as a Hockey Canada Centre of Excellence and was one of three venues that hosted the 2011 World Under 17 Hockey Challenge, a major international hockey tournament held by Hockey Canada each year.
Bell MTS Iceplex is home to the following tenant teams:
Bell MTS Iceplex serves as the official practice and training facility of the Winnipeg Jets Hockey Club. The Jets play their home games out of the Bell MTS Place in downtown Winnipeg. > WinnipegJets.com
Bell MTS Iceplex also serves as official practice and training facility of the Manitoba Moose Hockey Club. The Moose play their home games out of the Bell MTS Place in downtown Winnipeg. > MooseHockey.com
WINNIPEG JETS HOCKEY ACADEMY
The Winnipeg Jets Hockey Academy provides opportunities to children who have few, if any, other recreational options. The mandate of the program is to level the playing field for underprivileged children by providing them with the chance to play hockey while surrounded by their peers and positive role models. > WJHA website
BALMORAL HALL BLAZERS
The Balmoral Hall Blazers are a prep team that plays in the Major Junior division of the Junior Women’s Hockey League (JWHL). During the 2018-2019 Season the team won the U19 JWHL Championship. The team plays their home games at Bell MTS Iceplex. > BH Blazers website
ST. PAUL’S HIGH SCHOOL CRUSADERS
St. Paul’s High School is an independent, Catholic, grades 9-12 university preparatory school for young men. The Crusaders, part of the Winnipeg High School Hockey League, play their home games at Bell MTS Iceplex. > St. Paul’s Crusaders website
ST. MARY’S ACADEMY FLAMES
The St. Mary’s Flames Prep Team is a sanctioned Hockey Canada Sport School team, recognized by Hockey Manitoba. The team competes in the Canadian Sport School Hockey League (CSSHL) and hosts the annual Female World Sports School Challenge (FWSSC) here at Bell MTS Iceplex. > SMA Flames website
SLEDGE HOCKEY MANITOBA
Bell MTS Iceplex is the new home of Sledge Hockey Manitoba. All games and practice for the Senior and Junior teams take place at Bell MTS Iceplex. The Assiniboine Credit Union Rink at Bell MTS Iceplex has been specially outfitted to accommodate the unique needs of sledge hockey players. > SHMB website
John Taylor Pipers
St. Pauls 2
Assiniboine Park Hockey Association
St. James Minor Hockey Association