The purpose of North Shore Hockey Development Academy (NSHDA) is to provide a training ground for elite hockey players to master their craft. NSHDA is derived from the recognition that to build high-level athletes it takes quality repetitions and advanced

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2017 Summer Mite Development Program

Join NSHDA’s 2017 Summer Mite Developmental Program! The mite level is where the core fundamental hockey skills are first introduced and developed, making it a pivotal time in a young player’s development. Its very important young hockey players receive the proper technical and tactical training from day one.  We have created a program that allows these young players to get professional training throughout summer two days a week.

NOTE: If your player is 5 years old, you must contact NSHDA to discuss if this is the correct program for your child. Program is designed for 6-8 year olds.

 

Training Overview

The focus of the program will be on skill development, small area games and 3on3 scrimmages encouraging creativity.    

  • Skill Development: Edges, Skating mechanics, Transitional skating, Backwards, Crossovers.

  • Overspeed and Quick feet skating drills.

  • Game situations and concepts- learn how to utilize skating and puck skills in a game setting. It's crucial for young hockey players to learn how to play with and without the puck.

  • Small area games and 3on3 Scrimmages.

 

Players will train for 90 minutes during each session; with a total of 12 sessions over the summer. 

 

Days and Time:

Mondays and Wednesdays

5:00pm - 6:30pm

 

Dates:

6/12 & 6/14

6/19 & 6/21

7/10 & 7/12

7/17 & 7/19

7/24 & 7/26

8/7 & 8/9

 

Location:

Hot Shots Ice Arena

29860 Skokie Highway

Lake Bluff, IL 60044

 

Cost:

$480.00 per player (includes Jersey and Swag)

(There will be a 3% CC processing fee for online payment)

 

PROGRAM IS CURRENTLY SOLD OUT! 

 

 

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