Well HDL Fans it is with heavy hearts we write this blog as our final session (don’t cry, more sessions are in the works) came to an end tonight. The Novice kids came out with smiles ear to ear. They nailed the review and after a few tips and tricks mastered the 45 degree pivot turn. Coach Lee and Coach Dan want to thank all the parents who made the drive each day to Winsport and VIVO, laced up their child’s skates and sent them out on the ice with us. We also want to thank
School was in…and we don’t mean text books and pencils because OH MY LANTA, our crossover review was amazing!!! Pretty sure you Guys and Gal skipped school to work on getting the outside knee over the inside knee, PLUS, you all aced the pop quiz…that’s right a crossover is 2 equal pushes, A+! After the circles took a beating from all the ripping into the ice we jumped into quick “V” starts, remember class…BEND THOSE KNEES! Forward to backward then forward again…a breeze!
T'was the night before the first day of school (for some of you) and all through the rink, not a skater was stirring not even the hockey parents…who are we kidding, the kids were jacked to be on the ice and well mom and dad had grins ear to ear as a school bell was only hours away! Tonight the skaters tackled a new review drill which saw them skate each line backwards!! Don’t forget, no bobbing up and down, keep your upper body steady, cut that skate into the ice ripping with