Hockey In Focus

Hockey In Focus - Player Development Program



New Hockey In Focus Class (Starting Sunday, July 13 @ 2:10PM)

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Hockey In Focus is a program designed for beginner, intermediate and advanced hockey players.  Participants should have a basic skating background and/or have participated in our Learn To Skate program and have passed through basic level 4 or hockey level 2.  This program is intended to introduce basic/advanced hockey skills and concepts while maintaining a focus on proper skating techniques that are neccessary in the game of hockey.  Participants will learn proper puck handling, shooting and passing techniques, stressing good body position and balance.  Participants will develop their skills through both group and individual instruction.  Each session is 1 hour and available to all ages


Hockey In Focus Overview

Come learn the game of hockey from professional instructors who have your beginning hockey players best interests in mind.  We pride ourselves in our knowledge of teaching hockey fundamentals.  We will work with each participant on a personal level to insure that we are teaching them the proper skills.  We will take the time to teach the students at their pace so that they can properly develop their skills.

Each practice plan is designed by Certified USA Hockey Coaches who are dedicated to the success of player development


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Proper Skating Techniques

Power Skating

Puck Handling




Team Concepts


Development Stations:

Participants will be divided into small groups based on their age/skill level. From there we split up into different stations and focus on specific skills.  This gives your child the opportunity to work 1 on 1 with the instructor to help them reach their maximum potential



Contact Brandon Schultz at 816-442-6128 or




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