Coach Nielsen's Ice Hockey Drills

Nightmare Drill

I was at the rink the other day and watched a team run this really interesting full ice 10 man drill. Basically it has breakouts running from both ends of the ice followed by different types of even or odd man rushes. I spoke to the coach and asked him about the drill and he said he picked it up from the St. Norberts DIII college team and it was called the Nightmare Drill. The drill really forces players to pay attention and to keep their heads up through the neutral zone.

Nightmare Drill




Filed under: coaching, Drills, Practice

One Response

  1. Bill Nixon says:

    Awesome Thanks for sharing, I love and use the drills you send us. Coach Bill Nixon, Muhlenberg College Ice Hockey Team

    Sent from my iPad

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