Defense Camp: Master the Art of Defensive Play
Welcome to Defense Camp at Unstoppable Hockey, where we invite defensemen of all skill levels to refine their skills and master the art of defensive play. Our specialized camp focuses on a comprehensive range of defensive techniques and strategies to elevate your game to the next level.
We will work on critical aspects throughout the Defense Camp to enhance your defensive prowess. Our dedicated coaches will guide you through targeted exercises and drills covering the following areas:
- Edgework: Develop agility and maneuverability through precise edgework techniques.
- Backward Skating: Enhance your back skating skills for effective defensive positioning and coverage.
- Balance: Improve your balance and stability to maintain a solid defensive stance.
- Gapping: Understand the optimal distance from other players and defensive positioning along the blue line.
- Angling: Master the art of strategically edging out opponents to the perimeter of the rink, limiting their offensive opportunities.
- Proper Body Positioning: Learn the correct body position for effective checking and maintaining defensive integrity.
- Net Coverage: Create a solid defensive presence before the net, disrupting scoring chances.
- Shooting: Develop accurate and powerful shots from the point to contribute offensively.
- Positioning: Gain a deep understanding of proper positioning and defensive assignments in various game situations.
- Visualizing and Outthinking: Learn how to visualize your opponents’ moves, anticipate plays, and outsmart your adversaries.
At Unstoppable Hockey’s Defense Camp, defensive play is an art form that requires a combination of physical skills and strategic thinking. Our camp is designed to empower you with the tools, techniques, and mental acuity to excel in the defensive zone.
Join us and unlock your full potential as a defenseman. Unleash your defensive instincts, sharpen your skills, and elevate your game at Unstoppable Hockey’s Defense Camp.
Wed, August 23, 2023
Starts at 7 pm
Methuen High School
(25 players max)