Category: Hockey tips

A list of ice hockey tips to help you become a better hockey player. We add ice hockey tips on a regular basis

Never Shoot Like This…

Never Shoot Like This…

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Wait... So I'm NOT supposed to shoot like Alex Ovechkin, Phil Kessel, Sidney Crosby and many other top scoring NHL forwards? That's what I was told many times growing up and still ...

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How to Skate Backwards

How to Skate Backwards

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Skating backwards is a challenging skill for anyone to learn. The feeling of moving backwards is not natural at first, but with some practice and determination you will get the ...

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How to Raise the Puck and improve your accuracy

How to Raise the Puck and improve your accuracy

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The first thing any hockey player wants to learn (when it comes to shooting) is how to lift the puck. The problem is many players try all kinds of different methods and try ...

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Pre-Game Preparation for Hockey Players

Pre-Game Preparation for Hockey Players

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Author: Geoff Winchester - G24Hockey.com (full bio at bottom of article) I am lucky to have had the opportunity to work with a number of NHLers training their bodies and minds ...

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Improve Your Forward Stride: Learn to Skate Episode 5

Improve Your Forward Stride: Learn to Skate Episode 5

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The forward stride is the most used movement in hockey, however many players neglect to try to improve it. Many players think that once they can skate and move forwards they are ...

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5 Balance Drills for Hockey Players – Learn to Skate Series

5 Balance Drills for Hockey Players – Learn to Skate Series

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If you are dedicated to improving your skating, shooting and stickhandling then balance drills and edge work drills are going to give you the biggest results. You might be asking ...

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Understanding Your Edges: 6 Edge Work drills to Improve Balance and Control

Understanding Your Edges: 6 Edge Work drills to Improve Balance and Control

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In order to be a great skater you need good balance. New hockey players are usually off balance, bow-legged, stutter stepping and some look like they just finished riding a horse ...

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Using your Edges in Dekes – NHL Examples

Using your Edges in Dekes – NHL Examples

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When you you get a chance to go one on one with a goalie you want to make sure you use all the tools in your tool box in order to be more deceptive. It seems many hockey players ...

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The Secret to Balance, Speed, and Power

The Secret to Balance, Speed, and Power

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Do you keep falling over, do you get off balance, are you easily knocked off the puck? You should be more like Sidney Crosby, his personal trainer explains he's so hard to knock ...

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Proper Hockey Stance: The Importance of Knee Bend

Proper Hockey Stance: The Importance of Knee Bend

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This is our first video in a series of skating videos. In the series we will be teaching the fundamentals of skating. Our goal is to help new hockey players understand the basics ...

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How to Skate (for Hockey Players)

How to Skate (for Hockey Players)

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I am happy to present our newest video series that will teach you how to skate. These videos are specifically for hockey players. Hockey players will skate differently than figure ...

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Get More Power on Your Backhand

Get More Power on Your Backhand

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As part 2 of the backhand challenge (be sure to sign up to our newsletter to join our next challenge!) I wanted to teach you how to get more power on your backhand shots. In this ...

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How To Lift the Backhand – Backhand Challenge

How To Lift the Backhand – Backhand Challenge

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We are on day 2 of the backhand challenge to shoot 1000 backhands in one week (if you want to know about future challenges be sure to sign up to our newsletter and Facebook page). ...

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Why You Need to be Your Own Coach

Why You Need to be Your Own Coach

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There's an old saying in investing "no one cares about your money as much as you". Something similar could probably be said about most hockey players "no one cares about your ...

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