SPRING CAMPS

Elite Spring Break Prep Camp

This your opportunity to train during Spring Break with NHL skating coach Derek Popke and former NHL player and current WHL Vancouver Giants skills coach Yogi Svejkovsky.

Skating topics include:

  • First step explosiveness
  • Effective turns with the puck
  • Body positioning
  • Advanced pivots
  • Puck control with speed
  • Battle and Compete

Shooting and Scoring topics include:

  • Short, long, and wide dribble
  • Correct hand position
  • Waves and cutbacks
  • Passing techniques
  • Shooting technique
  • Special fakes and dekes

Players receive 1hr of skating instruction and 1hr of pucks skills. A 15min ice clean between ice sessions allows players time to snack and re-fuel.

 

Elite Spring Break Prep Camp – Spring 2017

Dates: Mar 20 – 23, 2017
Times: 10:00 – 11:00 (skating) 11:15-12:15 (skills)
Location: Richmond Ice Center
Details: 8hrs on-ice
Cost: 320.00
Registration:
FULL

Dates: Mar 20 – 23, 2017
Times: 11:15-12:15 (skills) 12:30-1:30 (skating)
Location: Richmond Ice Center
Details: 8hrs on-ice
Cost: 320.00
Registration:
FULL

Dates: Mar 20 – 23, 2017
Times: 12:30 -1:30 (skills) 1:45-2:45 (skating)
Location: Richmond Ice Center
Details: 8hrs on-ice
Cost: 320.00
Registration:
FULL

Shooting Clinics

Want to improve your shooting technique???

VHS shooting clinics are led by professional skills instructor Jay Aikenhead (B Kin). The shooting program aims at high repetition and elite instruction allowing players to release approx 60-100 shots per session. Using progression based teaching and small sub groups, the 5 week program covers: overall technique, shooting in stride, deceptive release points, off balance shooting, improved aim, and shot selection.

*Class is divided into two groups based on both age and skill with 3 instructors.  Max 20 shooters.

 

Shooting Camp Schedule – Spring 2017

Dates: April 6 – May 25, 2017
Times: 6:45-7:45am
Location: Richmond Ice Center
Details: 8 hrs on-ice
Cost: $320.00
Registration:
OPEN

Dates: April 6 – May 25, 2017
Times: 6:45-7:45am
Location: Richmond Ice Center
Details: 8 hrs on-ice
Cost: $320.00
Registration:
OPEN

Dates: April 6 – May 25, 2017
Times: 6:45-7:45am
Location: Richmond Ice Center
Details: Thursday
Cost: $320.00
Registration:
OPEN

Academy / Junior Development Program

The VHS Junior Development Program is an intense 10 week curriculum open to players currently playing Bantam / Midget A1, Academy, or Junior. Players are divided into groups based on age and level of play. Click to see if you qualify.