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    2016 Summer Total Skills Camps Register Now before we fill up!

    05/26/2016, 1:00pm EDT
    By Michals Hockey Academy

    Sharpen Your Skills With Our Total Skills Camp

    Our popular Summer Total Skills Camp are back this year and are  getting another great response. The Michals Hockey Academy four day camp is perfect for players and goalies of all skill levels. Our trained instructors will work with all ages focusing on overall player development, and specific skills for goalies. 
     
    Our camps include comprehensive drills and activities to improve core hockey skills from skating, stick handling and shooting. And off the ice, all our campers will participate in dry land training, synthetic ice training, and other fun activities to create a great camp experience. 
     
    As our Total Skills Camps have grown in popularity with Boston Area youth hockey players, be sure to reserve your spot early as the camps have filled up in the past. If you have questions call us at 617-558-3267 or email eydie@michalshockey.com. 
     
    2016 Total Skills Camps

    Our camps run Monday - Friday, 8:00 - 5:00 pm - and includes lunch and pool time.  We do also offer a half day option 8:00 - 12:00 with pick up prior to lunch. 

    7/25 - 7/29    Monday-Friday           8:00am-5:00pm     All Ages
      8/8 - 8/12     Monday-Friday          8:00am-5:00pm     All Ages
    8/15 - 8/19    Monday-Friday         8:00am-5:00pm     All Ages
     

     

    Innovative Blade Mill Training Available On Weekends.

    05/02/2016, 10:45am EDT
    By MIchals Hockey Academy

    Blade Mill Training Powers Up Your Stride

    We are committed to providing the latest in hockey training and innovative techniques for players. Our Skating Treadmill is a unique and effective training tool that accurately simulates real-ice training.
     
    Operating at speeds over 45 kilometers per hour, and featuring a grade up to 60 percent grade, the Skating Treadmill enables skaters to focus specifically on stride-specific muscles to get the most out of each session.
     
    And enhanced with video technology, our experienced trainers are able to break down and fine tune a skaters stride, which will help players develop:
    • greater acceleration
    • increased speed
    • more powerful strides 
    • more explosive starts 
    • improved balance      
    For your convenience, we will be continuing our Blade Mill sessions on the weekend throughout the summer. All training is at The Fessenden Rink in Newton. To reserve your spot call us at 617.558.3267. For more information you can also email us at info@michalshockey.com.

    Spring Power Skating and Skills Clinics Start In Two Weeks

    04/30/2016, 8:30am EDT
    By Michals Hockey Academy

    The Michals Hockey Academy Spring Power Skating and Skills Clinic is the perfect way to give your game extra impact. Whether you skate out or you're a goalie, our clinic focuses on improving the players/goalies overall game. Our Spring Clinic will be held weekly on Tuesdays at the Chase Arena in Natick, beginning May 17th and will run through July 19th.  Our clinic is perfect for forwards, defensemen and goalies who want to work on their skills in the off-season. 
     
    Players will be divided into two age groups:
    Ages 6 - 12  6:40 - 7:30 
    Ages 13 - up 7:40 - 8:30
     
    For the players we'll work on: 
    • Power skating including edge work, speed and acceleration
    • Stick handling and passing
    • Improving the power and accuracy of your shot 
    Our Goalie Coaches have specialized training for goalies that will focus on:
    • Quickness and strength
    • Balance and movement
    • Crease awareness
    And as always, we have a low coach to player ratio to ensure each player will receives the personal attention they need to get the most from the clinic.The ten week program is only $450. We also offer a single session rate of $50 per session, (if you plan on attending for a single session, we ask that you please register at least 24 hours in advance)
     
    Please go to the players or goalies section of our website to register. If you have any questions email Eydie at eydie@michalshockey.com

    Private and Semi-Private On Ice Lessons Available

    12/01/2015, 1:30pm EST
    By Michals Hockey Academy

    Work With Our Trained Coaches!

    At Michals Hockey Academy we believe in the total development of the player. Our trained coaching staff strives to understand each players needs and how to best develop their skills. Schedule a lesson with us and you'll improve al the skills you need to be a complete player.

    Our lessons focus on improving specific skills like skating, shooting and stick handling.To help players work on their game, we offer a variety of options for any level player or goalie including Semi-Private Blademill and Goalie Lessons, Private and Combo Lessons, and Shooting/Stick Handling Lessons.

    For more details contact our office directly by email at info@michalshockey.com, or call us at 617-558-3267. We look forward to hearing from you!

    Make Every Shot Count With Our Shooting Lessons

    11/15/2015, 9:45am EST
    By Michals Hockey Academy

    At Michals Hockey Academy, we believe that making the most out of every shot takes proper technique, practice and understanding what shot to take when in any situation. We're proud to have our trained and well seasoned staff who are able to help and inspire players to work on fundamental aspects of shooting like:

    ~ Developing a quicker release 

    ~ Shooting with more accuracy

    ~ Generating more stick speed for a harder shot

    ~ Knowing the right shot for every game situation

    ~ Development through repetition

    ~ Creating good practice habits

    Our Coaches will break down a players shot to help them understand the proper technique, and ultimately to help them gain more confidence. And best of all, you can start right away. We have openings every week and recommend you contact our office at info@michalshockey.com or call us at 617-558-3267. We look forward to seeing you on the ice!

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