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Practice Plan Materials

This section is designed as a resource for use by coaches and parents. It is a work in progress and will feature videos, articles and relevant links as information for creating a great youth hockey experience.

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Practice Plan Materials

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RSP/MDP Practice Materials

Player Evaluation Templates

USA Hockey Practice Plan Booklets: Age-Specific

These are sample practice plans coaches can use for ideas on breaking up the ice. Use them as-is or adapt to fit the needs of the players in your program. All USA Hockey Coaching Practice Plans are available in the Mobile Coach app as well.

Practice Planner Guides

These manuals provide practice plans and materials needed for coaches at their respective age group. USA Hockey and its Coaching Education Program provide a vast amount of resources and plans for coaches. Each manual is a small sample of resources that are available and will provide you links to additional information for each section. Sections Include: | Athlete Development • Long-Term Athlete Development | Practice Planning •Warmup •Practice Plans •Cool Down | Area of Focus •Body Contact •Goaltending •Small-Area Games •Dryland Training