EVOLUTION HOCKEY CLUB

Evolution Hockey is a licensed Hockey Canada Skill Development program dedicated to players on the pathway to high performance. The foundation of our program is improving game-applicable skills with plenty of internal competition.

We have a full coaching staff to help you improve your details in a small group environment (1:4 coach to player). Our goal is to make you more technically proficient and tactically aware while building creativity and hockey sense.

Evolution Hockey offers the Evolution Hockey Club during the spring and winter months. Below is information regarding what the programs provide:

SPRING

* Please note that all information listed below references 2020 spring programming.

Evolution Hockey Club 2020 spring programming on-ice sessions included, amongst other things, practices and scrimmages. Below is what each program consisted of:

PRACTICES

  • Small area games
  • Skaters and goalies split for fundamental skills
          • Dynamic skating
          • Puck control and protection
          • Scoring skills
          • Defending
  • High-pace game situation drills
          • High pressure situations
          • Problem solving
          • Teamwork
          • Positional play
  • Battle/ Competition

SCRIMMAGES

  • Puck touches and a high-pace full-ice warm-up
  • Full ice scrimmage
          • Scrimmage video recorded for review, live adjustments and coach’s thoughts
  • Coaches on the bench

In addition, Evolution Hockey Club 2020 spring programming also included a Combine and the EHC Cup:

EHC COMBINE

The 2020 Evolution Hockey Club Combine took place on March 13, between 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM. It included:

  • On-ice 1-on-1
  • Goal setting and habit building
  • Floorball
  • Scrimmage
  • Approximately 4-hours of activity

EHC CUP

Evolution Hockey coaches drafted two teams consisting of six forwards and three defensemen. Both teams competed for the EHC Cup in a variety of games that influenced which situation they wanted to work on. Three Stars were chosen after each game and those players received Evolution swag.

Players were able to utilize their skills, allowing coaches to plan and prepare practices as specifically as possible according to game play.

WINTER

* Please note that all information listed below references 2020-2021 winter programming.

Evolution Hockey Club was scheduled until March 2021 for the age groups¬†U11, U13, U15 and U18,¬†however, it was shortened significantly due to COVID-19 and Manitoba’s public health orders. Below is information about what each age group/ program consisted of:

U11

ON-ICE DETAILS

  • Group 1 – 20 ice times between October 8, 2020 and March 12, 2021
  • Group 2 – 21 ice times between October 8, 2020 and March 12, 2021
  • Ice times located at Glenwood Community Centre

ON-ICE SKILL DEVELOPMENT

  • Professional in-session video analysis
  • Positional game-specific skills and tactics
  • Individual skill development
  • Use of CoachNow to share practice video and key teaching points
  • Home training solutions

U13

ON-ICE DETAILS

  • Group 1 – 42 ice times between October 6, 2020 and March 12, 2021
  • Group 2 – 21 ice times between October 6, 2020 and March 12, 2021
  • Group 3 – 21 ice times between October 6, 2020 and March 12, 2021
  • Ice times located at Glenwood Community Centre

ON-ICE SKILL DEVELOPMENT

  • Professional in-session video analysis
  • Positional game-specific skills and tactics
  • Individual skill development
  • Use of CoachNow to share practice video and key teaching points
  • Home training solutions

U15

ON-ICE DETAILS

  • 39 ice times between October 6, 2020 and March 10, 2021
  • Ice times located at either Glenwood Community Centre or the Winnipeg Winter Club

ON-ICE SKILL DEVELOPMENT

  • Supplement to your AAA season
  • Professional in-session video analysis
  • Positional game-specific skills and tactics
  • Individual skill development
  • Use of CoachNow to share practice video and key teaching points

U18

ON-ICE DETAILS

  • 19 ice times between October 6, 2020 and March 8, 2021
  • Ice times located at Glenwood Community Centre

ON-ICE SKILL DEVELOPMENT

  • Professional in-session video analysis
  • Positional game-specific skills and tactics
  • Individual skill development
  • Practice recap with post-session video posted through CoachNow