Hard Core Hockey is an all-in-one guide to playing high-caliber hockey from a veritable who’s who of the world’s top coaches. Including advanced skating and stick-handling techniques, collegiate-level systems, and effective drills, it features contributions from Ted Donato, head coach of Harvard University; Frank Serratore, head coach at the United States Air Force Academy; and more.
Now you can get 30 years of coaching experience in one terrific eBook. Coach Traugott has compiled over 60 blog posts into one 240+ page eBook covering topics from the use of statistics to season planning and everything in between.
Sections include Personal and Professional Development, Season Planning, Team Building, Practice, Skills and Tactics, Systems, Strategy and Mental Skills.
This eBook is a “must have” for hockey coaches of all ages and levels.
ESSENTIAL HOCKEY TRAINING will super-charge your practices.
I have put together a compilation of the best drills I have used for the past 30+ years. What makes them the best?
Drills are high tempo
Drills are easily explained and demonstrated
Many drills have multipart progressions
Each drill works on multiple skills and tactics
Drills have an “offence first” mindset
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Open the book and find:How to coach your own child
What to say to parents in your pre-season meeting
How to assign positions
Basic drills for beginners
Offensive and defensive coaching strategies