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Bulldogs Hockey Club

The Bulldogs Hockey Club was formed in 1962 and has been a community fixture for providing area youth an opportunity to participate in an exciting, challenging sport while emphasizing camaraderie, sportsmanship and fun.

We are a Non-Profit 501(c)(3) organization with 2000+ members and 14 teams participating in Travel, House, Learn to Play and Learn to Skate programs.

BHC provides a competitive environment of learning and good sportsmanship at all skill levels for both boys and girls in the sport of hockey. We are fortunate to have former hockey professionals, college, and amateur players instruct our children in the game and serve as positive role models. Our volunteers are the backbone of the association, and we are thankful for their commitment and dedication to our children and the great sport of hockey!

    ESH Cooling Infrastructure Fundraising Campaign

    As a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, donations made to East Side Youth Sports Foundation are fully tax deductible.

    New Federal Law Mandates All Indoor Hockey Rinks Must Switch from a Freon Gas to an Alternate Cooling Based System by 2023

    East Side Youth Sports Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, and owner and operator of the ESH Ice Arena in Detroit, has announced a fundraising initiative to assist in the costs associated with the rink’s transition from the current Freon based cooling system, to an Ammonia based system, to bring us up to 2020 code rules.

    BHC Fall Programs

    ESYSF Fall Programs

    Reading Mentors Needed!

    The East Side Youth Sports Foundation is looking for reading mentors to spend an one hour per week at Beacon or Tyrone Elementary working on reading skills with 2nd and 3rd grade students.

    Mentor training will be held on December 16th and 17th at Beacon from 3:30-4:30 pm.

    Service hour credits provided for High School students looking to participate.

    The program will officially begin on Tuesday January 7th and run one day per week at each location until March 31st.

    Click the link for more information and to sign up!


    Reading Mentor Sign Up

    Reading Mentor Schedule and Sign Up

    Interested in Being a BHC Coach?

    Please be advised that before you and your team can be certified with USA hockey you MUST complete the following:

    • USA Hockey Membership
    • MAHA Background Check
    • USA Hockey Safe Sport
    • Age Appropriate Online Modules

    This information, along with copies of your completed documents must be submitted to the BHC registrar before any refereed games can be played.

    East Side Hockey (ESH) Ice Arena
    4831 Canyon Street
    Detroit, MI 48236