A Return to Hockey

Its been a while... So, last time we spoke I was frustrated with some things that had happened at the rink. It took some time and a little bit of reflection, but I've been getting back on the ice for a month or so now. Now understand I'm not going to sit here and talk... Continue Reading →

2 Hour Goalie Lesson!

Hey Guys!! So today Colin and I, for our last lesson with Reed, did a 2 hour long lesson. I've never done longer than a split one hour session so let me tell you, that was a workout! But it was a workout in more ways than one... I know that's a cheesy way to... Continue Reading →

Pickup: First game in ~6 months!

Hey guys! So this morning Colin and I went to a pick-up session, my first "game" in about 6 months. I was rusty to say the least. I always forget how much beer-leaguers forget about defense and how their shot choices are ... unconventional to say the least. For my playing: As I said, definitely... Continue Reading →

Penultimate Lesson with Reed

Today was our second-to-last lesson with Reed (very bittersweet!) It was a super fun lesson and we did some new drills! We started with the usual warm-up.  For the first drill, we started on the post, came up at an angle to the top of the crease, t-pushed to center and received a shot.  For... Continue Reading →

BIG NEWS + Goalie Lesson

Hey Guys!! So this post will be two-fold. First, the usual break down of our lesson on Tuesday. And second, I have some big news to share..... but I'll keep the suspense building on that for a while longer. For the lesson, we had our usual warm up and then worked a lot on post-to-post... Continue Reading →

Goalie Clinic on Sunday, Pt. Deux

So this weekend, I decided to go back to the Sunday goalie clinic that killed us last weekend. I figured it wouldn't hurt to try it again before passing final judgement. Armed with prior knowledge of what awaited me I headed to the rink at 7am to make it in time for the 8:15 start... Continue Reading →

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