Hockey Camps

Each camp will be held September 21, 28, & October 5, 12 (Times vary)


SKILL DEVELOPMENT CAMP

Dates: September 21, 28, & October 5, 12 (8 a.m.)

Athletes: Open to the first 30 skaters who will be Squirt or PeeWee in the 19/20 season 

Cost: $125 (includes t-shirt)

Location: All Seasons Center Rink

About the Camp

This camp will focus primarily on basic skill development.  Skating, passing, shooting.  Emphasis will be placed on quickness and foot speed, as well as puck protection and battling.  Athletes should plan to work hard and be pushed to develop outside of their comfort zone in a fun, yet competitive environment.

Includes 4 hours of ice time, snack each session, 30-minute off-ice training session, and camp t-shirt 

WHAT TO BRING

Hockey Equipment (including practice sweater), Off-ice training clothes (shorts and shoes), Water bottle (for on ice)

From the Director

As a program, Dordt Hockey is excited to bring this opportunity back to the community. This is a tremendous opportunity for your athlete to work directly with our coaching staff and players to develop their game and build their skill set moving into the coming season. We want to help your player grow in the game and challenge them to reach their potential both on and off the ice. I look forward to seeing you at the rink.

Coach van Niejenhuis

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Checking CAMP 

Dates: September 21, 28, & October 5, 12 (9:15 a.m.)

Athletes: Open to the first 30 skaters who will be Bantam or High School age in the 19/20 season

Cost: $125 (includes t-shirt)

Location: All Seasons Center Rink

About the Camp

Especially geared toward incoming Bantam aged players, but equally beneficial for those in high school.  Our battle camp will teach and reinforce proper angling techniques, effective check delivery and reception, as well as working with your athlete on how to read the play, how to battle safely, and how to protect yourself in all areas of the ice.  Special emphasis will be given to USA Hockey’s new contact directives for the 19/20 season, and what this impacts the way we play the game.

Includes 4 hours of ice time, snack each session, 30-minute off-ice training session, and camp t-shirt 

WHAT TO BRING 

Hockey Equipment (including practice sweater), Off-ice training clothes (shorts and shoes), Water bottle (for on ice)

FROM THE DIRECTOR

As a program, Dordt Hockey is excited to bring this opportunity back to the community. This is a tremendous opportunity for your athlete to work directly with our coaching staff and players to develop their game and build their skill set moving into the coming season. We want to help your player grow in the game and challenge them to reach their potential both on and off the ice. I look forward to seeing you at the rink.

Coach van Niejenhuis

Register


ADVANCED OFFENSE & Defense CAMP

Dates: September 21, 28, & October 5, 12 (10:30 a.m.)

Athletes: Open to the first 30 skaters who will be Bantam or High School age in the 19/20 season

Cost: $125 (includes t-shirt)

Location: All Seasons Center Rink

About this Camp

This camp will focus on creating offensive awareness, and will emphasize speed/tempo, flow, and the creation of time and space.  Athletes will work on developing situational awareness and understanding different attack options.  Time will be spent developing transitional offense, cycling, and play off the puck.  Work will also be done on puck protection, battling, and understanding defensive play in the offensive zone.  This camp will focus on the skills and drills specific to playing defense and bringing your defensive game to the next level.  Emphasis will be placed on angling/checking, footwork, defensive posturing in each zone, decision making/offense creation, and protecting self and puck in the defensive zone.

Includes 4 hours of ice time, snack each session, 30-minute off-ice training session, and camp t-shirt 

WHAT TO BRING

Hockey Equipment (including practice sweater), Off-ice training clothes (shorts and shoes), Water bottle (for on ice)

FROM THE DIRECTOR

As a program, Dordt Hockey is excited to bring this opportunity back to the community. This is a tremendous opportunity for your athlete to work directly with our coaching staff and players to develop their game and build their skill set moving into the coming season. We want to help your player grow in the game and challenge them to reach their potential both on and off the ice. I look forward to seeing you at the rink.

Coach van Niejenhuis

Register


GIRLS CAMP

Dates: September 21, 28, & October 5, 12 (11:45 a.m.)

Athletes: Open to the first 30 skaters who will be Squirt and above in the 19/20 season

Cost: $125 (includes t-shirt)

Location: All Seasons Center Rink

About this camp

Ladies only. Want to develop your game, increase your skill level and become a better athlete, but don’t want to deal with those pesky fellas – perfect! This camp will work on skill development, quickness, puck protection, and angling.  Athletes will also spend time on offensive and defensive concepts, awareness, creating transition offense, play off the puck and more.  If you want a competitive, challenging opportunity to learn and grow as a hockey player, this is the camp for you.

Includes 4 hours of ice time, snack each session, 30-minute off-ice training session, and camp t-shirt

WHAT TO BRING

Hockey Equipment (including practice sweater), Off-ice training clothes (shorts and shoes), Water bottle (for on ice)

FROM THE DIRECTOR

As a program, Dordt Hockey is excited to bring this opportunity back to the community. This is a tremendous opportunity for your athlete to work directly with our coaching staff and players to develop their game and build their skill set moving into the coming season. We want to help your player grow in the game and challenge them to reach their potential both on and off the ice. I look forward to seeing you at the rink.

Coach van Niejenhuis

Register