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Moose B. Hockey Shooter Academy

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This off-ice clinic is designed to help you improve your game by isolating and working on your shots. At Shooter Academy you will be working one on one with the coach, and getting immediate feedback on your shots. This clinic is beneficial to all skill levels. Here are a few highlights of this clinic:

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  • Video Analysis of Shots
  • 90 Minute Sessions
  • ThreeTwo or One Session Options
  • 1 or 2 Players Per Session
  • Discount for groups of three
  • Player and parent discount
  • Academy located in coach Curti's garage
  • Bring your skates for a FREE sharpening!

Participation Notes


To effectively participate in this clinic, players must have:


  • A 2nd stick cut to proper dryland training length (between chin and collarbone when in shoes).
  • A shooting area at home to work on skills between sessions (a tarp hung over rope will do). Get tips & ideas on How to Set Up a Shooting Area in Your Home (PDF).
  • A commitment to shoot a minimum of 300 pucks between sessions.
  • A thick skin to take constructive criticism from Coach C and other participant(s).

  • If you plan on 2 or 3 sessions, look to schdule at least a week between each.
  • On-Ice Clinic participant gets a 20% Discount!

Three Sessions


4.5 hrs/3 evaluations

$150.00

Session 1

  • Shooter’s stick choice will be discussed (shaft, flex, lie etc.)
  • Shooting basics will be explained and demonstrated
  • Upper body wrist shot basics will be isolated and worked on one fundamental at a time
  • Video review of shots
  • Written evaluation and homework assigned

Session 2

  • Mechanics of wrist shot reviewed and corrections made
  • Accuracy, velocity and elevation of shots will be worked on
  • Lower body mechanics added
  • Snap and backhand shot will be introduced and recorded
  • Video review of shots
  • Written evaluation and homework assigned

Session 3

  • Wrist shot fine tuned
  • Snap, backhand and slap shot basics worked on
  • Optional: time spent demonstrating and working on slap shot
  • Final review and evaluation with homework assigned

Two Sessions


3 hrs/2 evaluations

$120.00

Session 1

  • The basics of the wrist shot will be demonstrated and worked on
  • Shooter’s shot recorded
  • Shooting basics will be explained and demonstrated
  • Wrist shot basics will be broken down one fundamental at a time
  • Written evaluation and homeworkwill be reviewed
  • DVD of session sent for shooter to view

Session 2

  • Mechanics of wrist shot reviewed and corrections made
  • Accuracy, velocity and elevation of shots will be worked on
  • Lower body mechanics added
  • Snap and backhand shot will be introduced and recorded
  • Final review, evaluation and homework will be assigned

One Session


1.5 hrs/1 evaluation

$75.00

Session 1

  • The basics of the wrist shot will be demonstrated and worked on
  • Shooter’s shot recorded
  • Shooting basics will be explained and demonstrated
  • Wrist shot basics will be broken down one fundamental at a time
  • Both upper and lower body mechanics will be covered
  • Video review of shots
  • Written evaluation and homework assigned

This calendar lists currently available times for setting up individual, pairs or group sessions.

View PDF to schedule your session(s):

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Don't have a place to practice? Get tips and ideas on how to set up a shooting & stickhandling area in your home.

View PDF to learn more:

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Need a Pass Back/ Onetimer or a Shooting Pad for your own shooting area? Purchase these products from coach Curti while supplies last.

View PDF to learn more:

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In Their Own Words

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It’s so much fun. This is my 1st time playing hockey. I’m 43. Anyone can do this.
- Julie M