Iceworks Hockey Academy
Fall 2014 - Mini Islanders
Session begins September 29th
For ages 4-6. Pre-requisites: 1 semester of Pre-Hockey, appropriate experience and/or coach's recommendation. Equipment: Full Hockey Camp. The Mini - Islanders is an exciting and fun introductory hockey clinic. Our "Minis" program is specifically designed to impart basic hockey skating and puck handling skills. Throughout our 12 week semester, students will be taught proper body position, how to push and glide on hockey skates, how to "snowplow" stop and how to carry the puck all in a warm and friendly environment. All new students will receive an official New York Islanders hockey jersey. *ALL Hockey Academy enrollees MUST be members of USA Hockey. To register, please go to www.usahockeyregistration.com*
Fall 2014 - Hockey 101
Session begins September 28th
For ages 6-12. Hockey 101 is a challenging and stimulating learn to play hockey program. Our basic hockey course targets players with limited hockey experience who want to develop the skills necessary to participate in our Islanders Iceworks House League. Players will be exposed to skills such as hockey stops, crossovers, inside and outside edges, in addition to stick handling, passing and shooting mechanics. Full registration will include an official Islanders Iceworks Hockey Academy jersey. **ALL Hockey Academy enrollees MUST be members of USA Hockey. To register, go to www.usahockeyregistration.com**
Fall 2014 - Hockey 201
Session begins October 1st
For ages 7-12. Pre-requisites: 1 Semester of Hockey 101 or 101 Plus, 1 Season of the Islanders Iceworks House League, Appropriate Experience and or Coach's Recommendation. Equipment: full hockey gear. Hockey 201 provides novice players the opportunity to take their skills to the next level. This rigorous and intensive program will introduce developing players to more intermediate skills that include but are not limited to backward crossovers, backward puck handling, and more advanced outside edge skills. Skaters will also be exposed to odd-man situational drills such as one on ones, two on ones and three on ones. Full registration will include an official Islanders Iceworks Hockey Academy jersey. **ALL Hockey Academy enrolles MUST be members of USA Hockey. To register, please go to www.usahockeyregistration.com**
Fall 2014 - Islanders Iceworks House League
15 weeks beginning October 5th
Ages 5-10. Pre-requisites: 1 Semester of Hockey 101, 101 Plus or 201, Appropriate Experience and or Coach's Recommendation. Equipment- full hockey gear. The Islanders Iceworks House League is the perfect environment for young skaters to reinforce their developing hockey skills. Our goal is to provide an exciting and competitive atmosphere for our skaters to learn the fundamentals of teamwork, sportsmanship and game play. Players will gain experience with off-sides and icing, changing on the fly, along with forechecking and backchecking. Our 15 week season will include an official Islanders Iceworks Hockey Academy jersey and socks. Game times will fluctuate between 11:15am and 3:00pm. **ALL House League enrollees MUST be members of USA Hockey. To register, go to www.usahockeyregistration.com**
Fall 2014 - Adult Hockey Development
Sessions begin September 8th and 9th