Winter Poised Defensemen / Defensive Forward
4:30 to 5:20 pm at Albert McCormick in Waterloo
Cost: $280(incl. HST) – 11 ice times, 50-minutes
Discount: If you register with a Defence Partner….you will get a 10% discount. Please send an email to get the discount coupon to register.
Jan. 9, 16, 23, 30 Feb. 6, 13, 20, 27 Mar. 6, 20, 27
PD1 Group 1 Born in 2012 – 2010 (6 players)
PD2 Group 2 Born in 2010 – 2008 (6 players)
PD3 Group 3 Born in 2008 – 2006 (6 players)
PD4 Group 4 Born in 2006 to Adult (6 players)
Poised Defensemen / Defensive Forward – Winter Weekly
Defensemen and Forwards in today’s game need to escape pressure with speed, pass quickly with accuracy, shoot with power, and contain / defend opponents through agility, quick feet, angling (body contact technique needed to know and training to avoid taking holding, tripping, high sticking and hooking penalties) and precision pivoting (1 on 1 man coverage). Throughout the program we will work with regularly on refining the mechanics of the skating (in particular backwards) , shooting and passing. Come and learn about the individual skills and tactics necessary to excel as a modern day defensemen. Each of the four groups will work separately throughout 60-minutes of skill and tactical drills designed to elevate your game.
PS….this in an excellent program for players playing forward any position. A Winger or Centerman at any given time in a game has to transition from offense to defense and know how to defend and help their defensemen .