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KIDS • ICE HOCKEY (Advanced)

KIDS • ICE HOCKEY (Advanced)

- 21/10/2018

Learn to Skate • HOCKEY • offers a fantastic introduction to budding ice hockey players. The course focuses on the style of skating needed to successfully play ice hockey.

Suiable for all kids, over the age of 5 & have passed NISA Level 5 in our Learn to Skate programme.
Players will also understand and learn:
1. Offense • positional offense • offense in the offensive zone • offense in the
defensive zone
2. Defense • territorial defense • one-man forechecking • basic defensive zone
coverage

Learnings will include:
1. Skating • edge control • ready position • forward start • forward stride • control stop
(two-foot snowplow, one-foot snowplow) • backward skating • backward stop •
control turn • forward crossover
2. Puck Control • lateral dribble • forward-to-backward dribble • diagonal dribble •
attacking the triangle • forehand shift • accelerating with the puck
3. Passing and Receiving • forehand • backhand • receiving (stick) • eye contact
4. Shooting • wrist • backhand
5. Checking • poke check • hook check • lift the stick check
6. Goalkeeping • basic stance • parallel shuffle • lateral t-glide • forward and
backward moves• stick save • body save • glove save

Hockey skates are not available for hire.

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