Vancouver Hockey Camps
Why train at Vancouver Hockey School?
Vancouver Hockey School’s outstanding reputation stems from its quality of instruction. Our team of professional coaches teach and coach players of all levels up to and including the NHL. It is Vancouver Hockey School’s mandate to provide the highest quality of hockey instruction to all participants.
Skating & Scoring Camp is coached by renowned skills instructor Derek Popke. Blending his experience working at both the NHL and amateur levels, this camp improves each players skating abilities while also focusing on puck skills. Over the past 20 years, Popke has honed the skating and skills of NHL first round draft picks. olympic team members, and Stanley Cup champions. In 2023, over 25 NHL players from multiple organizations attended his NHL Camp. As one of the lower mainland’s most respected development coaches, over 50 of Popke’s clients have been selected in the NHL draft in the past 7 years. Most recently, he was a key note speaker on hockey skating at The Coaches Site Coaching Conference featuring top coaches from around the world.
On-ice support include Stan Sibert plus university and professional coaches.
SKATING & SCORING CAMP (2017-2010)
Improve your skating stride and power plus complex fakes and dekes!
Open to forwards and defenders, this camp focusing on stride mechanics, power, and efficiency. Daily sessions also include pucks such as shooting, scoring, and complex fakes and dekes. Video analysis provides players with on-ice correction and visual feedback.
Camp is not suited for beginner or recreational “C” players.