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Hockey Faceoff Tips

Are you ready to take a hockey faceoff? Here are two videos with tips on improving your chances of winning the faceoff. How to Win More Faceoffs Make sure your teammates are in position. Get your hands set on your hockey stick before you approach the circle. Get as close to the faceoff dot as possible while keeping a good balance over top of the circle. Watch the linesman’s hands to anticipate the puck drop. Get your stick down to take the puck. The video below was created by Hockey Pro Training....

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Hockey Dynamic Warm Up Routine – How to Warm Up for Hockey

Taking the time to warm up for hockey is an important part of your sports routine. The two main reasons to warm up is to prevent injuries and to improve your hockey performance. The following two videos will show you how to do a dynamic warm up for hockey and how to warm up with 3 stickhandling drills. The first video was created by Hockey Training and the second video was created by HockeyShare. Watch, Learn & Play!   Dynamic Hockey Warm Up Routine   Hockey Stickhandling Warmup Drills   Are the videos...

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WBHF World Junior Championships

Ball Hockey World Junior Championships – U20 Boys & U20 Girls Finals

Often times, the best way to learn is by watching. Mimic, adopt, and apply what you see to your own ball hockey games. The following are the U20 Boys and U20 Girls finals in the WBHF Ball Hockey World Junior Championships. The U20 Girls’ match was between Canada and Czech Republic. The Boys’ match was between Canada and Slovakia. Both games were played on July 1, 2018. Watch, learn, and play!   Ball Hockey World Junior Championships – U20 Girls Finals   Ball Hockey World Junior Championships – U20 Boys Finals   Photo...

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9 Hockey Tips & Tutorials to Improve Your Game

Here are 9 hockey references to help you improve your overall skills as a hockey player. Watch the videos to learn the techniques and body mechanics used to execute each skill, including skating, shooting, goal tending, and offensive attacking. Watch, learn, and practice, but most importantly, have fun playing! Learn Hockey Skating Fundamentals Hockey Skating – Improve Forward Stride & Skating Backwards Hockey Skating – How to Stop & How to Turn Hockey Shots – How to Take a Wrist Shot and a Snap Shot Hockey Shots – How to Improve Shooting...

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Calgary Hockey Leagues

If you are interested in joining an adult ball or ice hockey league, here is a list of Calgary ice and ball hockey league organizers in the community.   Calgary Adult Hockey League Website: http://www.cahl.ca “Founded 14 years ago in 2004, our CAHL – Calgary Adult Hockey League is a non-body checking competitive adult recreational ice hockey league in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Men and women of all skill levels are welcome to become members of our various skill, playing night, or game time based divisions for our winter and summer seasons.”  ...

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Edmonton Hockey Leagues

If you are interested in joining an adult hockey league, here is a list of Edmonton ball and ice hockey league organizers in the community.   Edmonton Municipal Hockey Leagues Website: http://www.emhl.ca The Edmonton Municipal Hockey Leagues offers co-ed and men’s hockey leagues and programs. They run Winter and Summer season leagues.   Capital City Rec Hockey League / Edmonton Recreational Hockey League Website: http://www.erhl.ca/ All players MUST be at least 18 years old to play. Game Options: 18 Regular Season Games + minimum 2 Playoff Games; Totaling at least 20 games OR 15 Regular...

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2018 Clarkson Cup – Toronto, ON

2018 Clarkson Cup – Toronto, ON

The Canadian Woman’s Hockey League (CWHL) invites you to come celebrate and watch as the top two teams compete for the highly sought after, Clarkson Cup. Details: March 23 – 25 March 23, 2018 – The CWHL Awards Show Brought to your by the NHLPA Where: Toronto Centre for the Arts When: Doors open at 7:00 PM Show begins at 8:00 PM Address: 5040 Yonge Street, North York *Come Mingle with your 2018 Olympic Silver Medalists*   March 24, 2018 – The CWHL Community Day In Partnership with MLSE LaunchPad Where: MLSE LaunchPad When: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM...

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Ice Hockey Offensive Strategies – Triangle Attack Formation & Options

Here are a couple of videos discussing the ice hockey offensive attack formation and options. The triangle attack offensive strategy creates both width and depth to the attack, increasing passing and scoring opportunities by making it difficult for the defensive team to cover. Remember to keep your stick on the ice and make a quick read before making the play. The videos were produced by Canadian Tire and Jeremy Weiss.   Ice Hockey Strategy – Offensive Attack Triangle   Hockey Offensive Attack Options – Hockey Strategy   Are the videos helpful? Let us...

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Hockey Goalie Angles & Positioning – Tips & Drills

Do you play goalie for your ice hockey team? Want to improve your game? One of the most important skills for a hockey goalie is to learn the proper angles and positioning. Being in position will increase your likelihood of stopping the puck and making the save. The following are 3 short videos with tips and drills on how to improve your angles and positioning. The videos were produced by Gold in the Net Hockey Schools.   Angles and Positioning – Ice Hockey Goalie Training   Telegraphing – Goalie Tips & Drills...

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How to Improve Hockey Stickhandling – Tips & Drills

Want to learn how to improve your hockey stickhandling skills? Here are a couple of videos that show you some tips and drills to help you get better control of the puck. Start with learning some basic moves and as you get better, develop your own drills and ways to practice. The videos were produced by Coach Jeremy – The Hockey Movement.   Stickhandling Drills – The Soft Touch   Stickhandling Drills – The Quick Move   Are the videos helpful? Let us know in the comments below.  

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