3323 7th Street

Whitehall, PA 18052

 

610.434.6899

Fax: 610.434.8140

 
 

Skating Clinics


Holiday Skills Clinic

Our Holiday Skills Clinic is designed to improve your young player’s individual skills over the holiday break. Whether you are signing up a beginner, intermediate or advanced player, our program is designed to help anyone. Our goal is to improve a player’s individual skills and game knowledge so each player can return to their team with confidence and improved abilities. The experienced staff, here at The Rink at Lehigh Valley, works hard to provide the best instruction around.

 

Training Highlights:

- Skating: forward and backward stride, proper use of inside and outside edges.

- Stick Handling: basic puck control.

- Shooting: wrist shots; slap shots; snap shots.

- Passing: Passing form, stationary and moving.

 

Required Hockey Equipment:

- Helmet with full cage

- Hockey skates

- Hockey pants

- Elbow pads

- Shoulder pads

- Hockey gloves

- Shin pads

- Hockey stick

 

Power Skating Clinic

Our Power Skating clinic teaches the proper use of edges and skating technique. The clinic also teaches strength and agility, in particular lower body and leg power. The participant will learn backwards skating as well as improving overall skating performance. Skills to be covered:

 

- Proper Body Position

- Better Edge Control

- Power and Speed

- Body Conditioning