Kent, July 27, 2016 – The instructors for the Seattle Thunderbirds Scoring, Stick handling and Skating Hockey Camp at ShoWare Center have been named.
T-Birds assistant coach Matt O’Dette, former T-Bird captain Jerret Smith and right wing Luke Osterman are the lead instructors at the Camp. Right wing Luke Ormsby will be an instructor at the first week of the camp.
The Scoring, Stick Handling and Skating Camp is Monday, August 8, to Friday, August 12, and Monday, August 15, to Friday, August 19. This year’s format will provide an advanced on-ice skill development experience for all ages.
The 2016 Scoring, Stick Handling and Skating Hockey Camp will consist of four groups. There are three youth groups: Group A for 6-8 year-olds, Group B for 9-11 year-olds and Group C for 12 year-olds and up. There will also be an Adult Group for players 18-years-old and older.
Participants at the Camp can get half off the price of the second week if they sign up for both weeks of the camp.
The Youth and Adult groups will receive two hours of on ice instruction which includes: Puck Handling in open ice & traffic; Power skating; focusing on technique, speed & agility; Shooting techniques and shot selection; Defensive/Offensive positioning and theory; Body protection, checking and safety (12+); Small space games and fun for all ages.