SEMI-PRIVATE

CLINICS

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WHAT YOUR ATHLETE CAN EXPECT

  • The semi-private clinic is a DBHS premier program.
  • Professional staff and a low player to coach ratio.
  • Athlete’s will be challenged and pushed outside their comfort levels.
  • Master basic to advanced skills of the game: edge control, stick handling, passing, shooting and hockey sense development.

FALL SCHEDULE

Dream Big HockeyStars has rapidly
grown into one of the premier hockey
institutions in Massachusetts.

TOTAL SKILLS

CAMPS

WHAT YOUR ATHLETE CAN EXPECT

  • Master the basic skills of the game: edge control, stick handling, passing, shooting and hockey sense development.
  • 15 hours of on-ice and 10 hours of off-ice professional instruction.
  • Athlete’s will be challenged and pushed outside their comfort levels.
  • Hands-on approach with professional staff that is second to none.
  • Proven to help your athlete accelerate their skill development.

POSITION SPECIFIC TRAINING

OFFENSE

Offensive Zone
(cycling/puck protection/quick release/tipping pucks/goal line attacks)

Attacks
(1v1 moves/puck distribution/generating speed through the neutral zone)

Defensive Zone
(breakouts/stick-body position/blocking shots)

DEFENSE

Offensive Zone
(blue line footwork/shooting efficiency/joining the rush)

Defending The Rush
(power crossover/backward c-cut/gap control slide/1v1/2v2)

Defensive Zone
(breakouts/using the net/stick-body position/corner battles/blocking shots)

PRIVATE

LESSONS

WHAT YOUR ATHLETE CAN EXPECT

  • All private lessons begin with a discussion between the athlete and parents to gather information about the goals for the lesson.
  • Thorough evaluation to determine the players strengths & weaknesses.
  • Begin with rudimentary drills and progress to more complicated drills/patterns.

SKILL FOCUS

LESSONS

POWER
SKATING

Edge Control (inside/outside edge/mohawk)

Stride Efficiency (technique/length/acceleration)

Cross-overs
(push under technique/
forwards/backwards)

Explosiveness (starts/power & lateral crossover)

STICK
HANDLING

Basic Movements (neutral grip/wide dribble/hip pocket/backhand hip pocket)

Advanced Movements
(toe drag/backhand pull/inside-outside fake)

SHOOTING TO SCORE

Basic Movements (wrist shot/backhand)

Advanced Movements
(snap shot/slap shot/shooting off the rush/catch & release/one-timers)

PASSING

Basic Movements (forehand/backhand)

Advanced Movements
(forehand-backhand sauce/indirect/deception/look offs)

BODY CONTACT
PUCK PROTECTION

Basic Movements
(angling/stick-to-body lifts/shoulder to shoulder)

Advanced Movements
(open ice/hip check/receiving contact/puck protection)

BOOK A LESSON TODAY WITH ONE OF OUR ELITE LEVEL COACHES!!

CANCELLATION POLICY

  • Cancellations before May 1, 2019 will receive a cash refund less the non-refundable 50% deposit.
  • Cancellations after May 1, 2019 will receive a 50% credit towards a future camp – no cash refunds. All original deposits are non-refundable.
  • Failure to attend a camp/clinic without notification will result in no refund or credit.
  • If a camper becomes sick or injured at a camp/clinic or before a camp/clinic, 50% of the unused paid portion of the camp/clinic tuition will be returned as a credit to your account for a future camp/clinic. A doctor’s note is required.