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Message from the Owner- Brian Passmore

Vancouver Island Monarchs Elite Spring Hockey got off the ground in 2013, it was a great building season. Monarchs Spring Hockey is an Elite Spring Hockey program dedicated to developing aspiring hockey players who want to achieve their ultimate goals in hockey. We expect all our players to give 100% on and off the ice, set high goals, demonstrate leadership, determination and passion in all that we do. Through team unity and NON PARENT coaching we expect all our teams to succeed at the highest level.

Vancouver Island Monarchs are now accepting players for 2017 spring hockey season. Monarchs spring hockey offers Elite AAA, and AA hockey. What makes our program unique is our high level & professional coaching, team practices and on-ice skills sessions with our development team. We offer innovative modern drills with progression, instruction and high speed demonstration. As top level coaches we teach the players how to play the game as a team and how they can succeed to get to the next level. The Monarchs program believes in recruiting highly skilled team players.

We focus on development at all levels and exposure when players need it.  Vancouver Island Monarchs have the right hockey culture mind-set. Young players will experience a high sense of team and learn to play the game the right way in a positive environment. This is what makes Vancouver Island Monarchs Elite !!!

Development in overall hockey skills and hockey game sense is a top priority with this program. We look forward to promoting our players and get them ready to succeed in the challenges that lay ahead for each player. In that aspect our program is also known for mentoringguidance and encouragement for all players involved. Team 1st approach will be the key to the success. Come join our development group and be a MONARCH this spring!

In 2015, the Monarchs hockey program had 4 members of the 2000 team drafted into the WHL 

Ted Brennan, Dawson Heathcote & Sean Strange

Ted Brennan, Dawson Heathcote & Sean Strange

  • Ted Brennan, Kelowna Rockets 3rd round 
  • Dawson Heathcote, Medicine Hat Tigers  7th round 
  • Quinton Waitzner, Swift Current Broncos, 9th round
  • Sean Strange, Kamloops Blazers, 10th round

The 2000 Vancouver Island Monarchs won the ‘Winnipeg North American Hockey Classic Tournament’ ‘AAA’ Division in 2013, one of the most prestigious hockey tournaments in spring hockey.


A top priority of the Monarchs is our selection of coaches. It is imperative for our program to have knowledgeable and experienced coaches. All our coaches are dedicated to teaching and mentoring their athletes to obtain the highest level of hockey performance. Coaches experience range from Junior to Pro levels.

Brian Passmore Owner and Director of Passmore Hockey will assist all coaches with on ice team practices and consult with team tactics, skill enhancement and team video analysis. The goal is to add to each players knowledge and performance levels in the following areas: skating, puck control, shooting, passing, team systems and much more.

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Monarchs Quick Facts

  • Teams:  Novice, Atom, Peewee, Bantam, Midget
    (Male & Female Teams)
  • Program Dates:  Begin: end of March – Finish: early June
  • Numbers to be Selected:  15 Skaters, 2 Goalies
  • Cost:  Contact Brian for full registration costs
  • Ice Hours:  20 Hours of team practice time + optional development ice
  • Practice Locations:  Victoria area, Shawnigan & Cowichan Lake Arena
  • Tournaments:  Depends on age group (ask for details)
  • Sit down review:  1
  • Equipment:  Monarchs will provide practice jerseys, team golf shirt or hooded sweatshirt, team workout shirt and shorts (Home & Away – to keep) Team Pant Shells, Team Socks.

*If you already have game jerseys, socks and pant shells you do not have to purchase again.

*Apparel and other team products will be available for purchase on the website.

Please complete & return
2017 Monarchs Registration Form below:

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Brian Passmore

Owner and Head Coach Monarchs Hockey