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Must Have Game Skills

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Did you see Minnesota Hockey’s most recent online article about “Must Have Game Skills for Forwards”? Mark Loahr, head coach for Totino-Grace’s boys’ high school hockey team, who is one of only 12 coaches with more than 500 wins in … Continue reading

11 Straight Years of Growth

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So how is it ESP 3 on 3 has experienced eleven straight years of growth when economically speaking it probably shouldn’t have happened.  There’s only one way that could occur in these challenging times and it boils down to overall … Continue reading

Girls Deserve Ladies Only Leagues

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How many times have you seen off season hockey venues mix girls with boys together because they don’t have enough girls to form ladies only levels?  If you’re tired of their excuses, we’d like to invite your daughters to join … Continue reading

The Ideal “Second” sport.

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Other than Ice Hockey, is your son playing a second sport?  Is it soccer, football or baseball? Those sports do provide some benefits in helping your skater become a well- rounded athlete but the biggest bang for your buck, when … Continue reading

The Missing Factor to the Summer Hockey Equation

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Wondering what you can add as the final piece to a summer / fall hockey puzzle that will best prepare your athlete for fall tryouts.  We have a limited number of 2014 fall team openings at several levels if you’d like … Continue reading

Skating is Not Enough

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Is your player a good skater?  Mine was a gifted, graceful, effortless skater… The fastest player on his final year B1 Bantam team and the fastest player on his JV team a year later.  Not just fast either, fast and … Continue reading

Balancing Fun and Development

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Each spring for the past 3 years I have had discussions with a local coach about building a team for play in our 3 on 3 bubble kid leagues.  He has always opted for skating, shooting, or stickhandling camps, along … Continue reading

Blog Coming Soon

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Stay tuned for updates on all things hockey beginning spring 2014.