Hockey Instruction

Adult Hockey Skills – Passing The Torch

To you from failing hands we throw    The torch; be yours to hold it high As we head into the week of Remembrance Day those timeless words, taken from the World War I poem In Flanders Fields by John McRae, always ring true for me. Those same words also have a connection to the world of hockey, inspiring generations […]

NetFx Elite Program Summer 2012

  I have written about my shoots with NetFx Goaltending School before and I always enjoy working with Shawn Smith and his crew as they put the goalies through their paces. This time was special, however, as Shawn gathered the all goalies in his elite program together for one session and for some of them, […]

Raz Hockey League (RHL)

  Adult hockey is sometime referred to as “beer league”, but what if your ice time is at 7 AM? “Coffee league” perhaps? Every Thursday morning, a little over 20 guys wake up in the wee hours of the morning, grab their equipment bags, and head over to the Goulbourn Recreation Centre for a spirited […]

NetFx Elite Program Summer 2011

  In August 2011 I once again had the privilege of working with Shawn Smith and his crew to get some great shots of the NetFx Goaltending School in action. This time, however, I went “on ice” to get the shots.

Time to up your game …

So … you are in your mid forties or later and you’ve been playing pick up or beer league hockey for a few years. But you are always a step or three behind everyone else on the ice because your skating is not up to snuff. And if the puck somehow does end up on […]