Clinics

Progressive Hockey Development (PHD) and The Goalie Academy offer various clinics throughout the year to keep hockey players and goalies on their “A” game!.  From pre-tryout clinics for goalies, to scoring clinics for forwards, and checking clinics for bantams, our staff is here to provide you with the very best skill development year-round. If new to Loudoun Ice Centre, please be sure to sign our waiver before signing up for clinics.

Battle & Defense Clinic

  • Work on principles of playing defense, one-on-one puck battles and two-on-two puck battles, defensive positioning and puck protection. 

  • Clinic consists of one hour on-ice session

  • Clinic is for players 10U, 12U, 14U

  • $60 per student

Clinic Date and Times 

  • Tuesdays, July 5 & August 2

  • 6:15pm - 7:15pm

Shooting & Scoring Clinic

  • Focuses on shooting and scoring techniques 

  • Clinic consists of one hour on-ice session

  • Clinic is for players 8U, 10U, 12U, 14U

  • $60 per student

Clinic Date and Times 

  • Tuesdays, June 14, July 12 & August 9

  • 6:15pm - 7:15pm

Checking Clinic

  • Learn and practice taking and giving hits safely and separating player from the puck 

  • Clinic consists of one hour on-ice session

  • Clinic is for rising 14U players (2009 birth-year) and 14U players (2008 birth-year)

  • $60 per student

Clinic Date and Times 

  • Tuesdays, June 21 & July 19

  • 6:15pm - 7:15pm

Dynamic Skating Clinic

  • Skating skills clinic for travel players only

  • Clinic consists of one hour on-ice session

  • For ages 10U, 12U & 14U

  • $75 per student

Clinic Date and Times

 

  • Tuesdays, June 28 & August 30

  • 6:15pm - 7:15pm 

Goalie Breakaway Clinic

  • Clinics for goalies ages 8U, 10U, 12U, 14U

  • Breakaways and Odd/Even Man Rushes will be covered in depth in the training session

  • Breakaway positioning (depth & centering), timing, gap control, retreat, fake identification and save selection will be taught and practiced

  • The goalies will be involved in several breakaway drills to practice the techniques they learn

  • $60 per student

Clinic Date and Times

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Goalie Stick Skills Clinic

  • Clinic focuses on the goalies use of the stick to stop dump-ins and to play the puck to teammates or to clear the puck to safe areas when goalies are under pressure.

  • Goalies will work on poke checks for in-tight attack situations and on using the stick to stop wrap-arounds and stuff attempts, as well as using the stick to deflect centering pass attempts.

  • Clinic consists of one hour on-ice session

  • $60 per student

Clinic Date and Times

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Player Pre-tryout Clinic

  • Tryout preparation clinic for rising 12U players (2011 birth-year) and 12U players (2010 birth-years)

  • Clinic consists of one hour and 30 minutes on-ice session including power skating instruction and 30 minutes of off-ice/classroom instruction on mental and physical preparation for tryouts.

  • $100 per student

Clinic Dates and Times

 

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Goalie Pre-tryout Clinic

  • Tryout preparation clinic for rising 12U goalies (2011 birth-year) and 12U goalies (2010 birth-years)

  • Clinic consists of one hour and 30 minutes on-ice session including goalie power skating instruction and 30 minutes of off-ice/classroom instruction on mental and physical preparation for tryouts.

  • $120 per student

Clinic Dates and Times

 

  • Check back for our next sessions