The program focus is on skating technique and skating mechanics including, edge work, transition skating, lateral movement/pivoting, stride, various starts and first step quickness, speed and power development. There will also be a skills component which will include agility drills that will combine stick handling and skating skills with a focus on agility, quick feet, pivoting, lateral movement, acceleration, movement in tight spaces, and various skating/puck control postures and techniques. There is video analysis and feedback to assist the players in identifying areas of improvement and strengths.
The spring program is designed for players that are looking to improve their technique and fundamental skills in the off-season. There is an ELITE program for AAA players and players in OHL, CIS, Major Junior and players exiting Minor Midget AAA looking to move onto the next level.
All Sessions INSTRUCTED BY TARA. In addition, there will be other highly skilled and qualified instructors including Jeff Corbett and Todd Winder. All instructors have OHL/CIS experience and extensive experience working with Tara in her programs.
*Please note* we will abide strictly on groupings and players must register for their current playing level.
*Confirmation of Acceptance Upon Registration*
Players must be accepted and at appropriate level. Acceptance will be confirmed via email by Tara after registration is received. Spaces are limited. Players must register for their own age group.
E-Transfer to firstname.lastname@example.org
Cash on day 1
Cheque to Tara McKay High Performance Skating Inc.
SARC: Stronach Aurora Recreation Complex, ACC: Aurora Community Centre,
AFLC: Aurora Family Leisure Complex BARN: 17299 Kennedy Road Stouffville
Dates & Times
By Invite Only
*Players are to send email in advance to Tara to check on availability for this program