Medina Hockey Player Development Structure
A key component to Medina Hockey's Tradition of Excellence is it's commitment to player development which is modeled after USA Hockey's American Development Model (ADM) and focuses on Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD).
Medina Hockey follows it's player development structures to define and refine on-ice, off-ice and lifestyle skills to improve it's athlete's overall hockey ability. Based on USA Hockey's NTDP U16 Train to Train and U18 Learn to Compete format our player development structures clearly define player development milestones as they progress through the program.
5000 Puck Challenge
From the Ontario Minor Hockey Association take the 5000 puck challenge during this off season, 100 pucks a day, 5 days a week for 10 weeks to improve your shot speed, quickness and accuracy. Players can submit their tracking sheets at the beginning of the season for a chance to win a Medina Hockey t-shirt. Click here for rules, information, materials and videos. Challenge materials can also be downloaded below.