It takes 10,000 hours or 10,000 repetitions to master a skill.
With the ages of 9-12 being the most important for skill acquisition it is during this time period that the
skills included in the speciality clinics need to be repeated consistently. (Hockey Canada, 2005)
Don't be lured by programs promising exposure to scouts or coaches, come and be challenged by us.
Spring (AAA) and/or 4 on 4 hockey do not correct bad habits or improve your skills.
We will develop the individual skills you require to impress coaches, scouts and make YOU a better player!
In order to acquire speed in your stride, our skating clinics focus on:
We incorporate a variety of originative footwork drills. We
demonstrate, correct and encourage every individual in our clinics to
perform our drills utilizing proper form and skating techniques.
- edge control
- "quick feet"
Please consult the schedule page for available power skating session dates and times.
Our stick handling clinics offer a wide range of imaginative
maneuvers, innovative dekes and stickhandling drills that cater
to the beginner as well as to the more advanced player. With
the help of "Attack Triangles" and a variety of on-ice props, players
can visualize and simulate beating an opponent. Every player
has a puck on his/her stick for the entire time spent on the ice. Your
confidence level will increase dramatically, and you will become a creative
and unpredictable player.
|Stanley Cup winner Dan Boyle
from the Tampa Bay Lightning
Coaches at all levels are looking for skilled players
who are play makers, control the game and contribute to the
team utilizing stick
handling. We will help you to become a proficient and prolific
A parent was overheard saying; "I thought stick handling
was just a natural talent, you either have it or you don't.
I was wrong,
you really can learn these skills!"
The schedule page lists our skills development sessions. Dates, times and availability.
A year from now you may wish you had started today