Welcome to the Westfield Youth Hockey Web Site. This website is fully integrated with the GSL website and will load schedules directly from the GSL.
WYHA Board Meeting July 9th Canceled
The Executive Board has decided to cancel the July Board Meeting (for the 9th). This is typical due to vacations and summer activities. The new Executive Board has been busy preparing for upcoming season which is only two short months away. The next meeting is August 13th at 6:30pm at Amelia Park.
ABOUT OUR PROGRAM
Become a better offensive and defensive player ! Strong emphasis on specific trainning for the defensemen and forward. All players enroll will benefit from the forwards and defensemen skill development. Each session will be divided based on age and level.
HIGHLIGHTS OF TRAINNING: Power skating and edge control, quickness and over speed, explosive starts and stops, power turns, puck control, shooting, passing and receiving, puck protection.
Forwards skills development: Deking, quick hands, touch passing, attacking net and scoring drills, rebound drills, drop passing, screening and tips, backchecking, cycling.
Defensemen skills development: Backward skating, backward crossovers, transition skating, pivots, defending the one-on-one, two-on-one, front net coverage, gap contro and angling.
Each player enrolled in the defensemen and forwards program will receive shooting and scoring development. our professional coaching staff will provide you with the teaching to allow each player to develop quickness, accuracy and speed on their shot.
Video analysis: Each student will receive personal video analysis on their skating and shooting technique by a Professional coach.
Steve Strunk, VP of Planet Hockey called me yesterday to let me know the summer camp is filling up fast There are only a few spots remaining. So if you are waiting don't otherwise you could miss out. He did mention the older group (2003 and older) has a few more openings. Grab a buddy and make a great week of hockey at the end of the summer before the season starts.
See details below:
DON’T MISS OUT…ONLY 7 OPENINGS AVAILABLE!
Dear Westfield Youth Hockey players and families,
We invite you to join WYH, Amelia Park Arena and Planet Hockey in the upcoming 2015 Planet Hockey Super Skills Summer Camp, returning to Westfield, MA. We are now accepting registrations.
Westfield, MA | Amelia Park Arena | August 17-21, 2015
WESTFIELD YOUTH HOCKEY & FRIENDS DISCOUNT
CAMP DISCOUNT - Thank you to WHA and the Amelia Park Arena for hosting this 2015 Planet Hockey Summer Camp. We invite you to join us this summer for a world-class hockey skills training camp…and receive a $30 discount.
WYH Discounted Camp Fee: only $439. Save $30| Regular Camp Tuition: $469
Join our International skills training staff August 17-21, 2015, IN YOUR OWN BACKYARD, for an innovative Planet Hockey Summer Camp…all at a discounted tuition!
Westfield, MA FILLING FAST! (Space is limited)
Planet Hockey TOTAL Player Development SuperCamp Camp Focus/Features: Power Skating – Quickness, Mobility, Speed & Efficiency | Stickhandling | Scoring | Small Games | Team Play | Body Contact, Battles & Puck Protection | Professional/Certified International Staff | Dryland Training | Video Lectures & Focus Sessions | Personalized Player Evaluation & Video | Free Camp Jersey | STP Program | Pre-Camp Preparation Workbook | Final Day Game & much more!
SPECIAL CAMP FEATURES 3 ELITE Camps in 1 | TOTAL Player Development
· SUPER Skills Camps provide Planet Hockey students with the most COMPLETE hockey skills training & innovative training methods available: Power Skating, Stickhandling, Scoring, Small Games, Body Contact, Puck Protection and Team Play. Plus, each player will receive our exclusive pre-camp preparation workbook, post camp player evaluation, video & video training tips and a free camp jersey. View camp features
· Supplemental Training Program (STP) offered at this camp! Receive 1 additional hour of on ice skills training the first 4 days of camp (4 day program). This optional 'add on' program will conveniently extend your day by 1 hour. Players LOVE this program. Limited to 32 total players. Learn more
· All New ELITE SuperCamp format - All 2015 Summer programs are ELITE workshops specifically designed for players who are serious about improving their hockey skills. These ELITE camps follow the same format and methods we use when training NHL and European professional players.
We expect this camp to fill quickly, so register before it’s too late. Planet Hockey limits group sizes, so REGISTER NOW to ensure your spot and discount in the upcoming 2015 Westfield, MA Planet Hockey SUPER Skills Camp.