Capital Sports Management Inc (CSMI) oversees the development and execution of a variety of skating and hockey programming at the Bell Sensplex and Cavanagh Sensplex (in the west end of Ottawa) and now in 2014 at the brand new, state-of-the-art 4-pad Richcraft Sensplex (in the east end) for both youth and adults. Whether you have a three year old who has never been on skates or you are a retiree who is looking to get on the ice on a weekly basis in one of our adult skill clinics, we will have a program that meets your needs and ability.
Why choose the Ottawa Senators Hockey Programs?
- More than 10-years experience providing industry-leading skill development
- A focus on immediate error detection and correction
- Exceptionally-trained staff that build relationships with each participant, in order to provide individualized instruction
- The largest provider of private hockey training in Ottawa (over 6000 program participants per year)
- Instructors that are continually trained on the latest skill development techniques
- Programs tailored to every skill level, from specialized elite player training to learn to skate classes
- An instructing philosophy intended to help your son or daughter develop the skills needed to succeed this season and to enjoy hockey more than ever before
The Ottawa Senators® Hockey Programs are dedicated to providing every participant the very best opportunity to develop as a hockey player. Our aim is to provide world-class instruction both on and off the ice, in an atmosphere of fun. Through efficient use of ice time and high-tempo drills with quality activity, the Ottawa Senators Hockey Programs® are designed to maximize both the physical and mental development of each player.
Our goal is for all players to have a positive experience, increasing their confidence and enjoyment of the game. We look forward to helping clients become better individuals and better hockey players.
We offer both individual and team development sessions.
Our affiliation with the Ottawa Senators Hockey Club provides us with unique resources to enhance the programs we deliver. This means that all aspects of our programs are held to a high standard of excellence. We strive to continuously improve program development, offer superior instruction (including regular instruction evaluation) and conduct ourselves professionally, both on and off the ice.
Any questions regarding the specific curriculum for any Ottawa Senators Hockey Program may be directed to Head of Hockey Development, Ryan Smyth at 613 599 0245.
Visit our Testimonials page for just a few of the comments received about our programs.
Refund Policy: Read our Refund & Cancellation Policy.
Thursday Morning Adult Practice & Play
Each session will begin with drills to develop particular skills & tactics, followed by controlled scrimmages with Ottawa Senators Hockey Programs instructors, who will use game situations to illustrate key teaching points (stopping play where necessary)
Evening Adult Complete Player Development
Develop the skill set needed to be a well-rounded player, with a progressive focus on skating technique, followed by shooting, puck control, and passing.
Adult Morning Modified Goaltending Academy
One-on-one goaltending instruction designed to improve positioning, mobility, and technique, followed by incorporation into drills
Adult Morning Skill Development
A combination of our popular Performance & Power Skating and Complete Player Development programs! Participants will focus performance & power skating in the first half of our class, followed by shooting, puck control, and passing.
Semi-Private Advanced Skill Development
The Semi-Private Advanced Skill Development program (formerly Coach Ice) is designed to give elite players the one-on-one instruction that they need in order to thrive in game situations.
Next session begins on November 14 (Richcraft Sensplex) or January 26 (Bell Sensplex).
White Hot Hockey Elite Weekly Skill Development
In these six-week White Hot Hockey elite skill development sessions, participants will hone the skills needed to be a truly elite hockey player. All sessions will be designed and led by former Ottawa Senator Todd White and are designed for tier 1 and 2 competitive players who are serious about improving their game this season.
White Hot Hockey Elite Summer Training Program
Dates: Monday, July 7 to Wednesday, August 13 (9 sessions of 1.5 hours)
Cost: Skaters $539, Goalies $99 (includes tax)
Eligibility: Restricted to Novice A, Novice Competitive, Minor Atom A, Minor Atom B, Major Atom A, and Atom Girls Competitive Players.
Holiday Hockey Camps
Make this holiday season truly memorable with an Ottawa Senators Holiday Hockey Camp! Our hockey camps provide world-class instruction both on and off the ice, in a fun and supportive atmosphere designed to develop game-changing skills and improve each player's enjoyment of hockey.
Camps are available on December 22 & 23 at the Bell Sensplex and Richcraft Sensplex, and on December 30 at the Cavanagh Sensplex.
PD Day Hockey Camps
Our team of exceptional hockey instructors are back to offer another set of full-day PD Day Camps! Stay active and improve your hockey skills on your son or daughter's day off school.
Upcoming PD Day Camps are available on November 21, January 16, February 23, and April 24.
Complete Player Development Camp
Become a better all-around player with three hours of daily ice time in a full-day camp format. The Complete Player Development Camp will teach proper skating habits - designed to make you a more powerful and efficient skater - while also giving you thorough instruction on the proper methods of stick-handling, puck control, shooting, and passing. Register now - this camp sold out last year!
Intro 2 Hockey
Introduce your son or daughter to Canada's favorite game, in a fun, supportive environment under the watchful eye of our best Ottawa Senators Hockey Programs instructors.
Next session begins on November 8 / December 9 (Richcraft Sensplex) or January 26 (Bell Sensplex).
The Goalie Academy will improve participant's technique, mobility, and positioning through a combination of group work and targeted 1-on-1 instruction with our best Ottawa Senators Hockey Programs goaltending instructors.
Next session begins on December 9 (Richcraft Sensplex) or January 26 (Bell Sensplex).
Performance & Power Skating
The Performance & Power Skating program is designed to push participants to become more efficient and powerful skaters. It will include lessons on forward and backwards stride, starts & stops, crossovers, tight turns and overall lateral mobility.
Next session begins on December 9 (Richcraft Sensplex) or January 26 (Bell Sensplex).
Complete Player Development
Become a great all-around player with a class designed to teach you the fundamental skills needed to succeed this season! The Complete Player Development program will teach proper skating habits - designed to make you a more powerful and efficient skater - while also giving you thorough instruction on the proper methods of stick-handling, puck control, shooting, and passing.
Next session begins on December 1 (Richcraft Sensplex) or January 27 (Bell Sensplex).
The Ottawa Senators Hockey Programs Specialty Clinics offer players the opportunity to hone one fundamental skill in a 90-minute session with our best instructors. Each clinic has a narrow focus that emphasizes an essential skill through small group work in stations and consistent error detection and correction.
Sparty Learn 2 Skate
Fall Sparty sessions available at Bell Sensplex and Richcraft Sensplex. Winter Sparty dates are now available. Registration coming soon!
The world's greatest learn to skate program!
There is no better way for kids to have fun learning how to skate than with everybody's favorite mascot ... Sparty!
Take control of your edges in an on-ice only camp that breaks down the fundamental components of skating efficiency, power, balance, and agility, combined with advanced hockey-specific station work which will enhance the skills of any competitive player! Register now - new this year!
Elite Player Camp (Bantam-Midget)
An advanced and rigorous program featuring high-tempo ice sessions packed with station work to hone skills through error detection and correction, and flow drills to get players in mid-season shape. Designed to push elite-level players to their limits. Register now - space is limited!
Learn how to win puck and positional battles in a camp designed to teach the art of body positioning. Development will include angling, positioning, working along the boards, and more, in a safe, controlled environment. Register now - space is limited!
IP Fundamentals Half-Day Camp
Our IP Fundamentals Half-Day Camp is dedicated to teaching the foundational skills needed by every hockey player. Our qualified instructors will correct and properly demonstrate each skill in a fun and comfortable learning environment, designed to hone the skills needed to enjoy hockey this season. Register now - this camp sold out last year!
Offensive Skills and Tactics Camp
Develop the skills needed to be an elite-level forward with three hours of daily on-ice skill development. Includes work on 1-on-1s, 2-on-1s, and 3-on-2s, offensive zone positioning, puck movement, puck cycling, quick shots, one-timers, shooting to score and much more. Register now - space is limited!
Defensive Skills and Tactics Camp
Develop into a dominant defender with three hours of daily on-ice skill development, in a camp that will hone the key skills and tactics needed to succeed at a competitive level in the upcoming season! Register now - this camp sold out last year!
Sparty Parent & Tot Learn 2 Skate
Is your child anxious to skate, but not quite ready to do it on their own?
The Sparty Parent & Tot program is perfect for you then! Sessions run for 12-weeks where you will join your child on the ice in skates to help our instructors introduce them to skating.
This unique program is offered Monday mornings at the Bell Sensplex and Thursdays at the Richcraft Sensplex
Team & Individual Development Sessions
Ottawa Senators® Hockey Programs now offers travelling individual & team practice sessions led by our team of advanced instructors. Our Ottawa Senators Hockey Programs instructors will work closely with teams and coaches to create plans for specialized skill development (performance & power skating, shooting, stick-handling and much more). Click for more information or inquire directly with us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
March Break Camp
We’d like to thank the more than 150 players who participated in our March Break Camps this season and learned from the best instructional team anywhere! Details on next year’s camps will be posted in the fall of 2014.