INTRO TO HOCKEY (MAX 14 PLAYERS) COMPLETION OF ONE OR TWO SESSIONS OF LEARN TO SKATE/CAN SKATE IS REQUIRED $289.99 + HST - 8 WEEK SESSION

One of Oakville Hockey Academy’s main programs.  Introduction to hockey is designed for players who have never played the game before and who are are just starting out and eager to learn.  We cover everything from balance, proper skating techniques, skating with and without a puck, stick handling, passing, shooting and a daily hockey game.  We also incorporate lots of games and fun interactive drills that everyone enjoys.

Ages 9-12

  • Fridays (May 1 – June 19) 5:30-6:30pm

Ages 5-8

  • Saturdays (April 4 – June 20) 11:00-12:00pm

Ages 5-8

  • Sundays (April 5 – June 21) 11:00-12:00pm

NEXT LEVEL SKILLS DEVELOPMENT - $359.99 + HST - 10 WEEK SESSION

Designed and delivered by Jay Bergeron, the Next Level Skills Development Program focuses on the core hockey skills needed in order to develop a solid foundation free of bad habits. Each week, players will be challenged outside their comfort zone with a progressional focus that will gradually enhance each players hockey skills over the course of the program.

Players Accepted:  2014’s

Please note: Although the Next Level Skills Development Programs are geared to a specific year of birth(s), OHA reserves the right to move a player up or down to ensure proper skill to program level alignment.

  • Fridays (April 24 – June 26) 5:30-6:30pm

Players Accepted:  2012’s & 2013’s

Please note: Although the Next Level Skills Development Programs are geared to a specific year of birth(s), OHA reserves the right to move a player up or down to ensure proper skill to program level alignment.

  • Fridays (April 24 – June 26) 6:30-7:30pm

OHA will also be accepting a maximum of 2 drop ins per week ($45+HST).  You must pre-register to secure a drop in spot and can do so by sending an email to jay@oakvillehockeyacademy.com up to 7 days prior to the session you’d like to attend.

ELITE SKILLS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM AT RIVER OAKS ARENA - $449.99 + HST - 8 WEEK SESSION

Led and designed by Jay Bergeron, this fast paced dynamic program will ultimately progress and develop your skills to the next level.  Each session is comprised of Elite Individual Skill Development where players will be challenged to pass, stickhandle, make moves and shoot in dynamic agility situations.  This program will also incorporate simulated games at the end of each session, to test a players ability to utilize their arsenal of skills in a competitive and fun environment.

LOCATION

RIVER OAKS ARENA (COMMUNITY CENTRE)

2400 SIXTH LINE

OAKVILLE, ON

L6H 3N8

2010’s – 2012’s (REP PLAYERS ONLY PLEASE!)

  • Saturdays (April 25 – June 27 *excl. May 30th & June 20th) 9:30-10:30am

2008'S ELITE SKILLS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM - $359.99 + HST - 10 WEEK SESSION

Led and designed by Jay Bergeron, this fast paced dynamic program will ultimately progress and develop your skills to the next level.  Each session is comprised of Elite Individual Skill Development where players will be challenged to pass, stickhandle, make moves and shoot in dynamic agility situations.  This program will also incorporate simulated games at the end of each session, to test a players ability to utilize their arsenal of skills in a competitive and fun environment.

2008’s (2009 AAA & 2007 REP PLAYERS ONLY PLEASE!)

  • Tuesdays (April 21 – June 23) 6:00-7:00pm

DYNAMIC POWER SKATING AT RIVER OAKS ARENA $399.99 + HST - 8 WEEK SESSION

Run by Jay Bergeron, this progressional powerskating program is specifically designed to enhance your child’s skating ability.  The program is built on the core foundational skating skills required to be an elite skater which will directly enhance a players overall game.  Each session will have a primary and secondary skating specific skill focus and players will be challenged through numerous progressions of that skill.

LOCATION

RIVER OAKS ARENA (COMMUNITY CENTRE)

2400 SIXTH LINE

OAKVILLE, ON

L6H 3N8

Players Accepted: 2009s – 2012’s

  • Saturday’s (April 25 – June 30 *excl May 30th & June 20th) 8:30-9:30am

REP DEFENSE CLINIC, A/AA/AAA PLAYERS ONLY (MAX 8 PLAYERS) $309.99 + HST - 8 WEEK SESSION

Defense Clinics overseen and led by Lead Instructor Jake DeJulio.

Bring up your game and stop theirs!

This is a very specialized clinic designed for defensemen playing A/AA/AAA level hockey.  Focus is emphasized and tailored towards the game of hockey seen by a defenseman.  Our defense clinics will focus on developing skating agility, passing and shooting, quick starts, pivoting and escape and lateral movement (explosive).  Also the following game situational drills:  gap control, breakouts, “leading” using stick to control player’s skaters, net front position, battles and partner work.  Players will also learn different types of shots from the point, head manning the puck, pinching (when to and when not to), gap control, 1 on 1’s and 2 on 1’s (down low and coming down the wing).  Learn how to become an offensive defensemen as well as a defensive defensemen all in the same hour.

We are not accepting House League Players (Red, White, Blue) in this program.  No exceptions!  Players may be moved to a more suitable class at the discretion of the Instructor.

Ages 8-10 (Boys: A/AA/AAA players only, Girls: A/AA players only)

  • Mondays (April 27 – June 22, *excl. May 18) 6:30-7:30pm

Ages 11-13 (Boys: A/AA/AAA players only, Girls: A, AA players only)

  • Mondays (April 27 – June 22, *excl. May 18) 7:30-8:30pm

HOUSE LEAGUE DEFENSE CLINIC (MAX 12 PLAYERS) $289.99 + HST - 8 WEEK SESSION

Overseen and led by Jake DeJulio, this clinic is designed for defensemen playing at the house league level (Blue-Red). Similar to the Rep clinics, the focus is emphasized and tailored towards the game of hockey seen by a defenseman. Our defense clinics will focus on developing skating agility, passing and shooting, quick starts, pivoting and escape and lateral movement (explosive). Also the following game situational drills: gap control, breakouts, “leading” using stick to control player’s skaters, net front position, battles and partner work. Players will also learn different types of shots from the point, head manning the puck, pinching (when to and when not to), gap control, 1 on 1’s and 2 on 1’s (down low and coming down the wing). Learn how to become an offensive defensemen as well as a defensive defensemen all in the same hour.

Ages 9-12

  • Mondays (April 27 – June 22, *excl. May 18) 5:30-6:30pm

BODY CONTACT / HITTING CLINIC FOR 2007'S, A/AA/AAA PLAYERS ONLY (MAX 12 SKATERS) $289.99 + HST - 8 WEEK SESSION

This clinic will teach players how to properly give and take a body check.

Our Instructors will teach the skill of body checking and how to use angling and puck protection techniques.  Game like scenarios will be implemented to teach players why body checking is crucial to the game of Hockey.  These skills will help players avoid injury during games.

2007’s (A/AA/AAA players only.  We reserve the right to move players to another clinic should they not meet the skill requirements for our Rep Clinics)

  • Tuesdays (April 28 – June 16) 8:00-9:00pm

SHOOT TO SCORE CLINIC $289.99 + HST PER 8 WEEK SESSION

Do you want to learn how to shoot like Steven Stamkos or Sydney Crosby? This clinic provides the instruction on the right way with how to shoot a puck. Lead by Pat Kerr,  each class will teach players a number of different techniques and shots. Wrist shots, snap shots, slap shots and backhanders are all some of what is taught over the course of the session. Developing the skills to read a particular situation or when to release the puck are all crucial in developing a young hockey players mind. Learn how to shoot and most importantly how to score.

Ages 6-9

  • Fridays (May 1 – June 19) 6:30-7:30pm

Ages 10-13

  • Fridays (May 1 – June 19) 7:30-8:30pm

REP HIGH INTENSITY SKILLS CLINIC (MAX 12 SKATERS) - $309.99 + HST - 8 WEEK SESSION

Led by Mark Penelton, this program is built on the execution of the fundamentals in hockey.  Students will be pushed to skate, pass, shoot and puck handle at a game-like pace in game-like elements.  Students will learn fundamentals for scoring goals and making plays that encourage puck possession and team play.  The pace of this program is very high, which will also develop conditioning and execution under pressure.

Ages 8-10

  • Mondays (April 27 – June 22 *excl. May 18) 7:00-8:00pm

Ages 11+

  • Mondays (April 27 – June 22, *excl. May 18) 8:00-9:00pm

HOUSE LEAGUE HIGH INTENSITY SKILLS CLINIC (MAX 14 SKATERS) - $289.99 + HST - 8 WEEK SESSION

Led by Mark Penelton, this program is built on the execution of the fundamentals in hockey.  The main focus will be on high intensity power skating including game like puck control and deking.  The latter part of this course will cover shooting/passing techniques, puck protection and retrieval techniques.  The pace of this program is very high, which will also develop conditioning and execution under pressure.

Ages 6-7

  • Tuesdays (April 28 – June 16) 6:00-7:00pm

Ages 8-10

  • Mondays (April 27 – June 22) 6:00-7:00pm

POWER SKATING CLINICS (MAX 14 SKATERS)

$289.99(H/L) $309.99(REP) - 8 WEEK SESSION

Oakville Hockey Academy’s Powerskating program is a highly technical skating clinic that emphasizes first-step quickness, reaction skills, lateral movement, controlling the outside and inside edges, explosiveness, power and acceleration.

Ages 6-7 (House League)

  • Tuesdays (April 28 – June 16) 7:00-8:00pm

Ages 9-12 (House League)

  • Tuesdays (April 28 – June 16) 8:00-9:00pm

Ages 8-10 (REP)

  • Tuesdays (April 28 – June 16) 7:00-8:00pm

INTRO TO POWER SKATING CLINICS (MAX 14 SKATERS)

$289.99 - 10 WEEK SESSION

Oakville Hockey Academy’s Intro to Power Skating program is a beginner clinic.  Skaters will learn the skating fundamentals:  forward skating, backward skating, circling and cornering, moving side to side (lateral mobility),  instantaneous stops, quick turns, balance and agility.

Ages 6-9

  • Sundays (April 5 – June 21 *excl. April 12 & May 17 ) 12:00-1:00pm

ADULT SKILLS CLINIC (MAX 12 PLAYERS) $289.99 + HST - 8 WEEK SESSION

Whether you are a beginner, learning to play or a recreational player looking to get ahead of everyone else, this clinic covers all the basics for both men and women.  We teach everything from skating, stride control, edgework, puck control and stick handling, passing, shooting and most importantly confidence.

  • Mondays (April 27 – June 22, *excl. May 18) 9:00-10:00pm
  • Tuesdays (April 28 – June 16) 9:00-10:00pm