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HOCKEY ACADEMY (CPHA)

Our Learn to Play Hockey Program turns into Chilled Ponds Hockey Academy (CPHA) during the months of May-August.  Instead of an 8 week program, the Academy consists of 20 weeks of:

Hockey Skills

Power Skating

Small Area & Full Ice Games

Basic Rules of the Game

Family Fun Days (parent participation)

Hockey Academy

Begins:  

April 4, 2020

CHILLED PONDS HOCKEY ACADEMY

HOCKEY ACADEMY

April 4th-August 29, 2020

20 Week Program

Saturday mornings 8:30-10:00am

 

 

 

 

 

   

EQUIPMENT NEEDED

1.  HECC Approved Helmet w/Face Mask

2.  Shoulder Pads

3.  Elbow Pads

4.  Hockey Gloves

5.  Jock and/or Garter Belt

6.  Hockey Pants

7.  Hockey Socks

8.  Shin Guards

9.  Hockey Skates (rentals included)

10.  Mouth Guards

11. Hockey Jersey (provided)

12.  Hockey Stick

HOCKEY SKILLS & POWER SKATING

5 on 5 SCRIMMAGES - Full Ice

SMALL AREA GAMES - Cross Ice

SMALL AREA GAMES CROSS ICE
The usage of small area or cross-ice games in the development of any level player is a great way to work on the following individual and situational skills:
*Puck Protection
*Tight area battling
*Importance of moving the puck
*Importance of moving off of the puck
*Learning to use indirect and area passes
*Play in high traffic area (in front of the net)
*Situational awareness
*Ability to read and react with less time
*Ability to play with the head-up
*Teaches short and hard shifts
*Importance of cut backs and escapes
*Great for goaltenders because there are many quality shot
*These games create a fun situation

FAMILY FUN DAYS