The Canmore Hockey School returns for the 6th consecutive year in August of 2018. This years edition of the Hockey School now offers full-day camps for two consecutive weeks!
Professional instruction delivered by Professional Coaches. Our Hockey School's on-ice curriculum focuses on improving individual skills to prepare for the coming season. Players will receive top quality instruction featuring Age Specific Power Skating, Dynamic Puck Control, Shooting/Passing Fundamentals while progressing their Hockey IQ. Participants are encouraged in a positive environment. Our approach is fun and we strive to make sure our students enjoy playing the game!
Away from the ice our students will receive the full Canmore experience! Daily multi-sport activities may include Golfing at the Canmore Golf Club, Hiking Trails, Tennis, Swimming and Waterslides at Town of Canmore's Elevation Place!!! In addition to the multi-sport activities, players will also take part in Team Building, Classroom Sessions, Off Ice Puck Skills, and Dryland Games.
The Canmore Hockey School is led by the Canmore Eagles Junior Hockey Club coaching staff. Head Coach Andrew Milne and Assistant Coach Evan McFeeters will deliver the on ice sessions. Students are joined by past and present Eagles players as group leaders for the week. All of our students interact with actual Junior, College, and Professional players and coaches all day, every day. Each year we are proud to have Special Guest Instructors that work directly with your player. Our list of Special Guests is impressive! 2017 Guest Instructors included:
Patrick Marleau – NHL San Jose Sharks / 2 Time Olympic Gold Medalist, 500+ Career NHL Goals
Jay Bouwmeester – NHL St Louis Blues / Olympic Gold Medalist, World Cup of Hockey Champion
Logan Ferguson – NCAA Div 1 Holy Cross University
Matt Forchuk – NCAA Div 1 Quinnipiac University
Instructors have also included:
Sam Brittan – AHL Kris Foucault – AHL / Connor Wilson NCAA / Luke Philp U of A, and other current junior and college players.
** 2018 Dates **
Week 1: August 13-17 (Full Day)
Week 2: August 20-24 (Full Day)
– Two Ice Sessions every day
– Healthy Lunches Provided (Pizza Party on last Day!)
– Official Souvenir Camp T-Shirts Included
– Full Game on last Day!
– Ages 5 to 15 (Groups of 25, with 5 to 1 Student to Instructor Ratio)
$525.00 Full Day
***A $150.00 deposit must accompany your application. Remaining payment is due July 15th, 2018. Space is limited and registration will be taken on a first come first serve.
Please be sure to book your accommodations early and be sure to ask about some special rates throughout the Valley.