Hockey School/IP (Georgina Minor Hockey Association)

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U7 program details

Players birth year2019,2018, 2017,2016.

 

GMHA follows Hockey Canada pathways program for U7. https://cdn.hockeycanada.ca/hockey-canada/Hockey-Programs/Coaching/u7-program/downloads/2020/timbits-u7-player-pathway-e.pdf All OMHA hockey centres follow this program structure.

 

Program goals: have fun, get active, learn fundamental hockey skills, develop and refine Basic Motor Skills, cooperation and fair play.

 

Tentative program days and dates:

Program start: Mid October

Program end: end of March

Program Days:  Saturday morning 1 hour and  Sunday morning 1 hour

Championship Day: end of March

 

Instruction and Delivery:

The program will be delivered by a professional instructor utilizing parent volunteers.

Parent volunteers will be given training opportunities and provided with Hockey Canada’s skills resource material to help with the delivery of the program.

 

The Programs:

Players will be separated into Groups depending on overall numbers. 

-U5(2018)

-U6(2017)

-U7(2016)

October - Mid November(development phase)

Players skills will be enhanced through skill instruction and correction, station based drills, and small area games.

Mid November-March (regular season)

Within each group players will be organized into teams and receive Jerseys and Socks.

1 hour skills/practice(Saturday or Sunday)+ 1 hour structured game(Saturday or Sunday) for a total of 2 hours per weekend.

Championship day (playoffs)

1 playoff game with player introduction, spot light and national anthem.

 

Games: (Hockey Canada regulation games)

4 on 4

Cross ice (New regulation boards system to separate the ice surface)

2 min Shifts on a buzzer

Whistle on goals

Rotating goalies

 

 

Volunteers:

Please contact [email protected].  We need your help!  Volunteers will help organize, teach, and support the professional development crew on development days,  and coach on Game days.  You have a big role to play in the success of this program.

 

Contact: [email protected]

The Programs

 

Players will be introduced to the basics

  • Getting up from the ice

  • Balance

  • Stance

  • Striding and gliding

  • Holding the stick

  • Puck handling

  • Small area fun games

  • Skating and striding
  • Stops and starts
  • Backwards skating
  • Edge Control
  • Turning and crossovers
  • Puck control
  • Shooting

Games(Hockey Canada regulation games)

  • 4 on 4
  • Half ice
  • 2 min Shifts
  • Whistle on goals
  • Rotating goalies 

 



ALL REGISTERED PLAYERS MUST HAVE ONE PARENT FROM THEIR HOUSEHOLD COMPLETE THE RESPECT IN SPORT- PARENT ONLINE Course THROUGH WWW.OMHA.NET   COST IS $12 AND IT TAKES ABOUT 60 MINUTES TO COMPLETE. THIS IS MANDATORY.  PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU LIST ALL PLAYERS FROM YOUR HOUSEHOLD AT THE END OF THE SESSION AND FILL IN THE SURVEY.  THIS REGISTERS DIRECTLY TO THE HOCKEY CANADA WEBSITE.

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