Coach Nielsen's Ice Hockey Drills


Skating is a very important part of the game and a skill that should be taught to players of all age groups. Below are drills that you can use to help your players improve or just maintain their skating skill throughout the season.

BC Box Skate
2 Pattern Pre-Practice Skate
Backward to Forward with Stops
Backward to Forward Crossovers
Half Ice All Out
Half Ice Forward & Back
Full Ice Forward & Backward
Skate and Shoot #1
Skate and Shoot #2
Figure 8 #1
Figure 8 #2
Circle Two Nets
“S” Drill
Red Blue Touch
Dot Drill
2 on 0 Inside / Outside
3 on 0
Half Peanut
Full Peanut

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