Power, Skills & Drills
DR. OETKER GIUSEPPE PIZZERIA MY HOMETOWN: JEFF SKINNER
Born and raised in Markham Jeff Skinner spent a lot of his childhood on local ice rinks. It wasn’t just for hockey as Jeff was also an accomplished figure skater up until the age of 13.
The NHL's Secret Weapon? Women's Figure Skaters (Seriously)
It's an unlikely path for Underhill, who started as a hockey consultant in 2008 with the Guelph Storm of the Ontario Hockey League, a team co-owned by her husband, Rick Gaetz. Now a consultant with the Toronto Maple Leafs and Lightning, she's become one of the most sought-after skating coaches in hockey.
Powerskating - POWER, SKILLS & DRILLS
Come out and develop your skating skills.
Forward, backward, deep edges, turn on a dime, quick stops, cross overs, power stride, speed, endurance and feel great about your practice! Check out this article from ESPN about the NHL's Secret Weapon!
Jeff Skinner How it all Began: https://www.sportsnet.ca/hometown-hockey/dr-oetker-giuseppe-pizzeria-hometown-jeff-skinner/
Led by trained professional Skate Canada coaches!
Skaters will be divided into groups to suit their ability.
Requirements: This is NOT a Learn to Skate Program. Skaters must be able to skate forward and backward, cross overs, stop and turn OR passed CanSkate Stage 6 OR in Starskate.
Equipment: Helmet mandatory, full equipment optional. No sticks
When: Thursdays March 29 - April 19, 2018 Time: 6-7pm