Defenceman Development Camp

(ages 10 – 14) Aug. 12-16, 2019

Our Defenceman Development five-day camp gives your child the key offensive and defensive skills to succeed in this demanding position. It advances players’ abilities to the next level to allow them to flourish during their winter and spring seasons.

Each day starts with everyone together for 15 to 20 minutes. Then the ice will be broken into three groups: defensive zone, neutral zone and offensive zone. Players work through each zone to learn and master its responsibilities and skills, including powerful skating, positioning and puck control.

Location: Nanaimo Ice Centre, Nanaimo, Rink 1

Time: 8:30 to 9:45 a.m. daily

Fee: $199

OVER 6 HOURS OF POWER SKATING AND DEFENSIVE PLAY TRAINING

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Defenceman Development Camp Itinerary

DAY 1

  • Power skating
  • Defensive zone options behind net
  • Neutral zone gap control
  • Offensive zone hold the line
  • Stick to pin

DAY 2

  • Power skating
  • Defensive Zone
  • Options in front of net
  • Neutral zone
  • Review gap control
  • Offensive zone hold the line options

DAY 3

  • Power skating
  • Defensive zone
  • Neutral zone D-D
  • Offensive zone hold the line options
  • Review angling

DAY 4

  • Power skating
  • Defensive zone
  • Neutral zone hinge
  • Offensive zone

DAY 5

  • Power skating
  • Defensive zone review
  • Neutral zone review
  • Offensive zone review

OVER 6 HOURS OF POWER SKATING AND DEFENSIVE PLAY TRAINING

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“Thanks for letting me help at your camp this summer, I had fun. If you ever need me to help again just let me know.”

– Maya G.

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