Top Draft conducts private and semi private lessons in the Vancouver, Ottawa, Toronto and Boston areas. Our Development Coaches tailor each session to our client's needs based on their in-game performance.
Our Agents and Advisors work closely with the Development Coaches to ensure the client is improving in the areas that have been identified.
PERFORMANCE & POWER SKATING
Acceleration from a stationary position, lengthening the stride, inside/outside edge control, efficient use of hands on the stick to assist skating, tight turns to allude the opposition, transition skating, cross-overs, backwards cross-unders, and a complete breakdown of the mechanics associated with skating effectively and efficiently.
Hand positioning, rolling the wrist, cupping the blade, moving through skates and sticks, body positioning for puck possession, toe drags, fakes, spins, and the art of puck control.
SHOOTING & SCORING
Wrist shot, snap shot, slap shot, backhand shooting, true foot shot, dekeing, shooting in motion, in tight lifting/roofing, and the ability to use fakes and deception while attacking.
TEAM TACTICS & STRATEGIES
Transition game, cycling the puck, breakouts, 3-on-3, 3-on-2, 2-on-2, 2-on-1, 1-on-1, separating the player from the puck, and complete zone breakdowns for each position.
1-on-1: $150 per hour
1-on-2: $80 per hour, per player
1-on-3: $60 per hour, per player
1-on-4: $50 per hour, per player
1-on-5: $45 per hour, per player
1-on-6: $40 per hour, per player
*Clients book the ice and pay for the ice.