August 2014

Let Kids Be Kids – My Experience

Training kids (under 16yrs) will NOT stunt their growth if done correctly. Many people are shocked to see an 8-year-old walk into the facility and start his warm up routine. Why would an 8 year old come to Corexcellence? Either to become a better player or just improve general athleticism. Before I continue here is a study done in...
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5 Deal-Breakers For Hockey Scouts

After spending the weekend in Boston coaching players who aspire to play hockey at the college hockey level and speaking with the scouts who were narrowing down their shortlists of players who they are interested in, I realized how much the little details of the game make a big difference. If you want to play at the next level,...
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What It Takes To Be A Better Coach.

While reading last week’s article, What I’ve learned in the last 3 months, I am thankful to have been able to work in facilities that are filled great coaches. All of the coaches I have looked up to and gone to for advice have preached the importance of continuing education. One major thing I have learned in the...
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