Skating is a skill required by every position in hockey. In this program, players will focus on developing proper skating technique to improve their performance in game play. Skills will include, but not limited to, forward and backward skating, edges, crossovers, turning and pivoting. Skaters must be able to skate forwards and backwards the length of the rink. Recommended for U8 to U11 House League/A Level. No pucks or sticks will be used. Full gear is recommended and CSA helmet mandatory.
This is a 50 minute sessions employing Skate Canada CanSkate principles applied to Hockey skills.