The purpose of Forward & Defense Specific Skill sessions is to educate players on position specific skills, practice those skills and apply those skills to situations.
Players will be split into small groups of 4-6 players based on age and level of play. Players signing up should be AAA/AA travel caliber skill level.
Players are able to pick and choose what sessions they would like to attend as well as any combination of forward or defense sessions. Players do not have to be a forward or defenseman to attend that specific session. Players are encouraged to learn the skills of all positions and situations from different points of view. This will not only develop players physical skills but also their overall mental understanding of that position/situations making them a more well-rounded player.
To see program availability and/or to sign up for any/all Spring & Summer Programs, please go to the sign up form at the very bottom of page.
SIGN UP FORM & SCHEDULES AT VERY BOTTOM OF PAGE!
Cost per single session is $25/player
5 or more sessions price drops to $22/session
9 or more sessions price drops to $20/session
*Players signed up for Hockey IQ Program, Midget Program, Mite Program or 10 of the small group skill sessions are eligible to attend Forward & Defense Skills at discounted rate of $20/session for any number sessions.
Defense Specific Sessions
The purpose of the Defense Specific Skill Sessions is to breakdown the details and skills from a variety of situations and areas from a defenseman’s point of view. Skills covered will be age group dependent.
Skills to be addressed throughout season include: Defensive Skating Techniques, in-zone defensive positioning/skills, 1 on 1 Defense Skills, Defensive Puck Retrieval Skills (Neutral Zone & Defensive Zone Retrievals), Regrouping-Breakout-Puck Support and Passing Skills, Offensive Zone Skills and Shooting Skills.
Forward Specific Sessions
The purpose of the Forward Specific Skill Sessions is to breakdown the details and skills from a variety of situations and areas from a forward point of view. Skills covered will be age group dependent.
Skills to be addressed throughout season include: Offensive Skating Skills, Puck Protection Techniques, 1 on 1 Offensive Skills, Net Drive Skills, Offensive Puck Retrieval Skills (Neutral Zone, Offensive Zone, Rim Retrievals), Offensive Shooting and Passing Skills, Deceptive Skills (Changing the angle, fake shot to pass and fake passes to shots)
Mite Major-Pewee Minor (2008-2012 birth years)Below is the full summer schedule. To view available sessions or to sign up please see registration form. Players should be AAA/AA caliber to sign up.
|Day||Date||Time||Session Topic||Head Instructor||Rink|
|Wednesday||April 22||5:15-6:15pm||Defense Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||April 22||6:15-7:15pm||Forward Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||April 29||5:15-6:15pm||Defense Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||April 29||6:15-7:15pm||Forward Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||May 6||5:15-6:15pm||Defense Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||May 6||6:15-7:15pm||Forward Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||May 20||5:15-6:15pm||Defense Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||May 20||6:15-7:15pm||Forward Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||May 27||5:15-6:15pm||Defense Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||May 27||6:15-7:15pm||Forward Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||June 3||5:15-6:15pm||Defense Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||June 3||6:15-7:15pm||Forward Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||June 17||5:15-6:15pm||Defense Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||June 17||6:15-7:15pm||Forward Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||June 24||5:15-6:15pm||Defense Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||June 24||6:15-7:15pm||Forward Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||July 8||5:15-6:15pm||Defense Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||July 8||6:15-7:15pm||Forward Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
Pewee, Bantam, Midget (2002-2008 birth years)Below is the full summer schedule. To view available sessions or to sign up please see registration form. Players should be AAA/AA caliber to sign up.
|Day||Date||Time||Session Topic||Head Instructor||Rink|
|Wednesday||April 22||7:15-8:15pm||Defense Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||April 22||8:15-9:15pm||Forward Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||April 29||7:15-8:15pm||Defense Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||April 29||8:15-9:15pm||Forward Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||May 6||7:15-8:15pm||Defense Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||May 6||8:15-9:15pm||Forward Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||May 20||7:15-8:15pm||Defense Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||May 20||8:15-9:15pm||Forward Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||May 27||7:15-8:15pm||Defense Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||May 27||8:15-9:15pm||Forward Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||June 3||7:15-8:15pm||Defense Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||June 3||8:15-9:15pm||Forward Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||June 17||7:15-8:15pm||Defense Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||June 17||8:15-9:15pm||Forward Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||June 24||7:15-8:15pm||Defense Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||June 24||8:15-9:15pm||Forward Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||July 8||7:15-8:15pm||Defense Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
|Wednesday||July 8||8:15-9:15pm||Forward Skills||TBA||Holiday Twin Rinks|
How Do I know my Sign Up Form was submitted?
You know your form was submitted if you are redirected to a page stating your submission has been sent as well as be redirected to sign a liability waiver.
You will receive an automatic email copy of your submission form sent in and you should then receive a personal email within 24-48 hours confirming that the submission was received, spot availability as well as payment information.
Please note filling out a the submission form does not guarantee players a spot in camp(s). You should receive a personal email confirmation within 24-48hours confirming that submission was received and whether spots are still available for your requests.