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Stingers Women's Hockey Academy

2022 Summer | Tuesdays - June 28 to Aug. 23


The Concordia women’s hockey team is pleased to introduce its first Stingers Academy summer skills program.

This fun and engaging package offers nine weeks of on-ice training, featuring eight skill sessions and one game. There are two options for hockey enthusiasts: one for elite females and one dedicated to helping adults (women and men) of beginner and intermediate skill levels improve their play.

Academy staffed by Concordia Stingers women's hockey coaches and players.

ALL PARTICIPANTS WILL RECEIVE:

  • An academy jersey
  • Two tickets to a Concordia Stingers women's hockey
    2022-23 home game

COST:

Each session is $350, tax included

GROUP 1: U13, U15, U17 elite females

Ice session: 7-8:30 p.m.

OBJECTIVE:

To provide an environment for elite players to develop their overall skills in skating, puck control and shooting.

FEATURES:

  • There will be a strong focus on skating technique and puck skills such as stick handling, dekes and deceptive moves.
  • Through station work, participants will work on passing, shooting and puck protection in position specific drills.
  • A goalie coach will be present at each session.
  • We incorporate small space competitive games in all practices to allow players to use the skills they are working on within a game setting.

GROUP 2: Adults – women and men

Beginner and intermediate levels
Ice session: 8:30-10 p.m.

OBJECTIVE:

Regardless of your current skills set, you can participate. Our program’s mission is to develop individual skills and tactics.

FEATURES:

  • We focus on the most important aspect in hockey: skating technique.
  • Participants will work on balance, stance, edges, agility, power, transitions and efficiency.
  • We also concentrate on puck skills including stick handling, dekes and deceptive moves.
  • Through station work, participants will work on passing, shooting and puck protection.
  • We incorporate small space competitive games in our sessions.
  • A goalie coach will be present at each session.
  • If you bring a positive attitude and a great work ethic, then you will get better.


Stingers Hockey Academy

COACHES:

  • Head coach of the 2021-22 U Sports champion Concordia Stingers women’s hockey team
  • Retired U.S. national team player who won four Olympic medals and six Women’s World Championships
  • Recipient of the 2007 Patty Kazmaier Award as the top university women’s hockey player in the NCAA
  • Graduated from Harvard University in 2007
  • Associate head coach of the 2021-22 U Sports champion Concordia Stingers women’s hockey team
  • Retired Canadian national team player who won four Olympic gold medals and six Women’s World Championships
  • Head coach of Quebec’s Women’s Under-18 Team
  • Graduated from University of Minnesota Duluth in 2005

 

 

JulieChuFor information contact:

Julie Chu
julie.chu@concordia.ca

 

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