Hockey Skills And Techniques

Ice Hockey Skills and Techniques

Steps can always be taken by a player to improve their game and to take their skillset to the next level. Various skills and training regiments are not hard to learn, however, it takes hard work and patience until one sees improvement. Below are several ways that a player can ensure they improve their game.

  • Lengthen strides to become faster
  • Maximize speed for quick foot recovery and movement
  • Improve agility with side to side crossover movement
  • Deep knee bends during turning and pivoting are beneficial during transitions
  • Practice stickhandling back and forth to improve puck control
  • Transfer your weight to improve shot accuracy and speed
  • Make sure to have a quick release and not to hold the puck for too long