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SUMMER/FALL 2021 DEVELOPMENT

SUMMER & FALL 2021 DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Whether your player is looking for summer-long off-ice training, summer-long ON and off-ice training, or a week-long camp option, the opportunities below have you covered!

JUNE-AUGUST
Our partners at Athletic Mentors have summer dryland and on-ice options for players aged 9 through junior, college and pro athletes!

JULY
WMU Bronco Associate Head Coach (and KOHA board member), Pat Ferschweiler, is offering two separate, week-long camps in July at Wings West.

AUGUST (8/9-8/12)
P.O.W.E.R. Skating Instructor, Marcie Kierpiec, Athletic Mentors, and the KOHA Skills Staff are teaming up for a week-long (4 day) camp (out of the rink in St. Joseph, MI) in August.

SEPTEMBER
P.O.W.E.R. Skating Instructor, Marcie Kierpiec, and the KOHA Skills Staff will be offering a skating clinic at Wings West (9/17-9/18) and at The Garden in St. Joe (9/19).

SUMMER 2021 ATHLETIC MENTORS PROGRAMS - AGES 9 & UP

Athletic Mentors offers a variety of summer dryland and on-ice programs for a variety of ages and abilities. With professional, organized coaching and training, these programs draw athletes from all over the nation. Explore the summer camp options by clicking below. The Athletic Mentors team offers robust dryland training programs plus “Ultimate” packages for the highest level of training.

SUMMER 2021 DRYLAND & ON-ICE PROGRAMS WITH ATHLETIC MENTORS

On and off-ice programs available for all ages! Click the link above to register!


FERSCHWEILER COMPLETE CAMP @WINGS WEST - 8U THROUGH 14U

Due to rink Covid 19 limitations and policies modifications Ferschweiler Hockey has adapted the Kalamazoo camp day. They will still offer 10 ice sessions for the week, first session each day focusing on powerskating and the second session on passing/ shooting/ stickhandling/ creativity and small games. "We recognize that your camper will be with us for a shorter period of the day and have adjusted our price to reflect that change." ~ Pat Ferschweiler.

FERSCHWEILER HOCKEY - SUMMER CAMP 2021

JULY 19-23 & JULY 26-30


KOHA SUMMER DEVELOPMENT ACADEMY - 8U THROUGH 14U

**NEW LOCATION FOR SUMMER 2021**

KOHA 2021 SUMMER DEVELOPMENT ACADEMY REGISTRATION LINK

**NEW LOCATION FOR 2021** Detailed information below for the KOHA Summer Development Academy in St. Joe! Click above to register.

@ The Garden Ice Arena in St. Joe

Featuring the KOHA skill development staff, Athletic Mentors and Marcie Kierpeic of P.O.W.E.R Skating

August 9 – 12, 2021
The Garden Ice Arena, St. Joseph, Michigan

COST:  $450 player & $300 goaltender

KOHA, P.O.W.E.R. Skating featuring Marcie Kierpiec, Athletic Mentors and The Garden Ice Arena partner to offer an academy style training opportunity in St. Joseph, Michigan!  Each age group will receive two on ice sessions featuring the KOHA Skill Development Team Staff and two off-ice training session with Athletic Mentors. 

The summer development academy will feature Professional POWER (Performance Optimized With Edges & Reactions) Skating Coach Marcie Kierpiec focusing on skating technique.  The on-ice focus will consist of deep edge control, quick transitions, agility and balance drills as well as many other skating movements that are applicable to the game of hockey.  Marcie is a renowned skating instructor with extensive experience working with hockey players and the USA Hockey National Development Team Program.  

The KOHA Skill Development Staff will instruct to optimize and enhance a players’ complete skill set.  All areas of skill development will be emphasized.  Sessions will be high intensity and players will be challenged and encouraged to push through their comfort levels.  Individual skills and enhancement will be promoted, including development of the fundamental aspects of the game, such as:  skating; stick handling; shooting; and passing.  With progressions of these skills into individual game skills concepts; situational awareness; body contact/confidence; and development of hockey IQ.

The goaltending clinic is designed to focus on goalie development, skill acquisition and enhancement specifically targeting habits and techniques for the most critical position.

Athletic Mentors training sessions will be focused on Speed, Agility and Movement pattern training, as well as active recovery to ensure players will get the most out of their on ice sessions during the week.

 

ATHLETES WILL NEED TO BRING THE FOLLOWING EACH DAY:

  • Sack lunch
  • Water bottle
  • Athletic shoes for off-ice workouts

8U & 10U

Anticipated schedule (subject to change):
(2011-2014 birth year players)

8:30AM - Registration/Check In
9:00-10:15AM - ON-ICE
POWER SKATING (Monday/Tuesday)
SKILL DEVELOPMENT (Wednesday/Thursday)


10:30-11:30AM - ATHLETIC MENTORS

11:30-NOON - LUNCH
(campers must bring their own lunch)


12:15-1:30PM - ON-ICE
POWER SKATING (Monday/Tuesday)
SKILL DEVELOPMENT (Wednesday/Thursday)


1:45-3PM - ATHLETIC MENTORS


12U & 14U

Anticipated schedule (subject to change):
(2007-2010 birth year players)

8:30AM - Registration/Check In
9:00-10:15AM - ATHLETIC MENTORS


10:30-11:45AM - ON-ICE
POWER SKATING (Monday/Tuesday)
SKILL DEVELOPMENT (Wednesday/Thursday)


NOON-12:30PM - LUNCH
(campers must bring their own lunch)


12:30-1:30PM - ATHLETIC MENTORS

1:45-3PM - ON-ICE
POWER SKATING (Monday/Tuesday)
SKILL DEVELOPMENT (Wednesday/Thursday)


FALL 2021 DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES

KOHA SKATING DEVELOPMENT WEEKEND CLINIC
Featuring professional POWER Skating Coach Marcie Kierpiec & the KOHA Skill Development Team Staff 

Designed to prep players for 2021/22 season!

10U/12U/14U/16U & HIGH SCHOOL

The clinic will feature Professional POWER (Performance Optimized With Edges & Reactions) Skating Coach Marcie Kierpiec focusing on skating technique.  The on-ice focus will consist of deep edge control, quick transitions, agility and balance drills as well as many other skating movements that are applicable to the game of hockey.  Marcie is a renowned skating instructor with extensive experience working with hockey players and the USA Hockey National Development Team Program. 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!

Then click on Fall Skating Development 2021. Be sure to register for the correct clinic - Kalamazoo or St. Joe - once you get to that part of the registration!

KALAMAZOO CLINIC (9/17-9/18)

3 Sessions Per Age Group
Wings West
Kalamazoo, MI

Friday, September 17, 2021
10U    5PM 
12U    6PM 
14U    7PM 
16U & High School    8PM

Saturday, September 18, 2021
10U
    9AM & 2PM 
12U    10AM & 3PM 
14U    11AM & 4PM 
16U & High School    12PM & 5PM     

COST:  $175

ST. JOE CLINIC (9/19)

2 Sessions Per Age Group

The Garden Ice Arena
St. Joseph, Michigan

Sunday, September 19, 2021
10U    11AM & 2PM 
12U    12PM & 3PM 
14U / 15U & High School    1PM & 4PM 
   COST:  $115