Youth Speed Agility and Quickness + Hockey Room Summer Program
Must be between the ages of 8-13.
(25 Minutes Skating, 25 Minutes Shooting/Puck Skills)
- Skating (Woodway Blade Skating Treadmill)
- Focus on fundamentals and mechanics of the skating stride and edge work
- Improve speed, acceleration, and efficiency of the stride
- Skating focus will rotate between: Power, Muscular Endurance, Puck Handling while skating, and Acceleration
- Synthetic Ice (Stick and Puck Skills)
- Fundamentals of all shots: Wrist, Snap, Slap, and One-timer
- Puck handling skills
- Passing: Forehand, Backhand, Saucer, Shooting after catching a pass
- Hand-Eye coordination: tipping and knocking pucks down
- Shooting in different body positions and situations
EXOS Speed Agility and Quickness (SAQ)
EXOS' performance training programs bring the same methodology and training system used with professional athletes to support and prepare hockey teams and athletes of all ages and playing levels. EXOS prepares athletes to get the most out of their bodies by increasing strength, speed, power, agility, endurance, and flexibility, leading to increased productivity and decreased injury.
EXOS is a leader in hockey performance training, supporting athletes from all levels, including NHL, NCAA, minor leagues, high school and youth. EXOS’ unique training system focuses on maximizing each athlete’s on-ice performance through proper movement and strength training.
- Corrective exercises – to decrease injury potential
- Movement training – linear, lateral and change of direction exercises to develop body awareness and coordination
- Energy System Development – conditioning programs to help increase stamina
- Strength & power training – total body explosiveness
- Woodway Blade Skating Treadmill – improve skating power and acceleration through proper technique and mechanics while increasing muscular endurance (Rochester Location)
Hockey is a sport that requires skill, strength and speed. It is also a sport that requires the proper nutrition to support the countless hours you train, the recovery you require after a game or practice, and the treatment you need if you get injured. Our dietitian, Luke Corey, will take you through the necessary steps required to optimize your nutrition and maximize your performance. Luke is also the team dietitian for the Minnesota Timberwolves, and will share the nutrition secrets to unlock your full athletic potential. This education session is 30 minutes long, with time for questions and answers afterwards.