Develop into a top 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. 


The D-Camp – Defensive Skills & Tactics will feature the following:

  • The camp will begin with skating instruction and then quickly progress to development of the skills and tactics needed to successfully play defense.
  • Includes work on defending 1-on-1s, 2-on-1s, and 3-on-2s, defensive zone positioning, puck handling, passing, techniques to escape pressure fore-checking, puck support, quick shots, one-timers, keep-ins, footwork, and much more.
  • Participants will also be integrated into drills with the Offensive Skills & Tactics and Live Goalie camps, facing live opposition.
  • Elite instructors from FitQuest(Bell Sensplex) or Titan Performance Center (Richcraft Sensplex) will lead off-ice sessions that develop footwork, flexibility speed, agility, hand-eye coordination, and overall athleticism, as well as teaching players how to train during the season ahead.

Please note that we will have at least one bilingual instructor with each camp group at the Richcraft Sensplex to accommodate all participants. 

To protect the competitive nature of this camp, applications are subject to review. Restricted to male & female players who played competitive hockey during the 2019-20 season (and Novice House A players).

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