Boston Lightning

Once again the Boston Lightning AAA Spring/Summer Hockey Program will be competing in Elite tournaments all throughout New England and Canada during the 2018 season. This year the Boston Lightning Organization will be adding a 2011 team to go along with the 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2009 teams. In addition, the Boston Lightning are very pleased to announce three high school/prep/junior teams at the U14, U16, and U18 level. These teams will be directed by Bob Lavin, and will also be participating in high end showcases throughout the spring and summer.

If you are interested in playing for a Boston Lightning team, please email Kevin Flynn at

Please do not register for any Boston Lightning teams unless you have been selected by the Boston Lightning Staff.

REGISTER NOW (registration will open 1/1/18)

2016 Bauer Challenge Champions, Niagara Falls, Ont., Canada. 2006 Team!


2018 BOYS
Birth Years: 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003

Shamrock: 4/6-4/8 Walpole/Foxboro, MA
CCM Boston Tier 1: 4/20- 4/22 Walpole, MA
Blue Line Elite (K-cup) 4/27 - 4/29, Hookset NH
CCM Midget Invite: 6/1 - 6/3 Walpole MA
Prep Cup (BLE) 6/8 - 6/10 Hookset NH
Blue Chip : 5/18 - 5/20 RI, MA arenas
Jr. Chowder Cup: 7/19 - 7/22 Foxboro/Walpole
Mini Chowder Cup: 7/27-7/29 Foxboro/Walpole
Boston Elite Invite: TBA
Mass Edge: TBA
Boston Showdown: TBA
Over the Edge Tournament: TBA ,Kingston, MAU16: Boston Midget Invite: TBA

2018 Girls
Birth Years: U10, U12, U14, U16, U19
Shamrock Tournament, 4/27 - 4/29, Walpole, MA
CCM Girls Inventational: 5/11 - 5/13, Andover, Tewksbury, MA

Prep Cup Tournament, TBA Hooksett, NH
Mini Chowder Cup, TBA(Foxboro/Walpole
Junior Chowder Cup, TBA (Foxboro/Walpole)
Shamrock Elite (Foxboro)- TBA
Hub Cup (Bridgewater)- TBA

The Boston Lightning is a AAA organization helping hockey players improve their skills, game awareness, and most importantly playing for the fun and love of the game. This winter, the Boston Lightning will be forming AAA teams at the 2011,2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, U14, U16, and U18 levels to compete in spring and summer elite AAA tournaments.


  • Develop skills through high-level intense drills using The Carter Method.
  • Sharpen your hockey IQ through team practices/games and situational drills.
  • Most importantly, have FUN and enjoy a positive experience for you and your family.


The Boston Lightning Teams will be participating in up to four tournaments at each age level. Each team will be offered two skill sessions through the Greg Carter hockey school before the season starts.


  • Montreal Meltdown
  • Blue Chip
  • Boston Icemen (Ice Breaker)
  • Reebok
  • Bauer Challenge
  • Shamrock Tournament
  • Skater's Edge

Upcoming Skill Sessions: Valley Sports Arena Rink 2, Concord MA
(Coming Soon)

The Most On-Ice Instruction.
The Best Results.

Using the CARTER Method, skaters build on each days' skills and are challenged to reach their full potential as the hockey camp progresses. We don't teach systems or plays at our hockey schools – we leave that to your team coaches. We don't spend time off ice, either.

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We can help you reach your full potential.


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