Hockey Coach’s Checklist

Hockey Coach’s Checklist

PUCK SKILLS  –  Carry it, pass it, clear it or, better yet, put the puck in the net! Tim Turk Hockey’s technique- driven approach to teaching the art of hockey shooting & scoring, passing and puck control enables players to…

The Importance of Sleep for Hockey Players

The Importance of Sleep for Hockey Players

You know you should probably get more sleep. Mom probably told you to go to bed earlier. Coach probably threw a 9:30 curfew on the squad on the road. Someone, at some point, has preached about the importance of a that supposedly magical…

Hockey Shooting Clinic

Hockey Shooting Clinic

Join me for my 1st Clinic of the Season! Ages 10-14 yrs. Fine tune your shooting skills!  TimTurkHockey.com  

Cross Ice Passing Drill

Cross Ice Passing Drill

Cross Ice Passing (Using C or rotate D’s as give + go passers) Description: Go towards the middle, receive a pass from the other line. Turn up the dots, do a give + go with the coach (or D-man), then…

Nutrition Tips for Hockey Players

Nutrition Tips for Hockey Players

Nutrition is important for the long-term success of any athlete, including hockey players. Below, we provide some nutrition tips to help players achieve maximum health!   Carbohydrates : Carbohydrates, “carbs”, will provide energy for hockey players during intense workouts. This…

How Important is Hockey Development Training for Players?

How Important is Hockey Development Training for Players?

You may wonder what makes one hockey player better than the other or how one player seems to surpass the performance of everyone else. Well, the answer is usually effective hockey development training. We all know that to ace any…

Hockey Canada’s New Cross-Ice Hockey Mandate Responses

Hockey Canada’s New Cross-Ice Hockey Mandate Responses

I recently posted an article on Social Media about Hockey Canada’s new Cross-Ice Hockey mandate for kids under age 7 this upcoming season. Received so many passionate opinions & responses! Personally, still ‘on the fence’ about this topic. At first thought,…