PLAYERS NEED TO ARRIVE AND BE DRESSED 30 MINUTES PRIOR TO THE START OF THEIR MARTIAN CUP SESSION.
|Session #1||8/9/2021||Mon||Ice Rinks||Gurry Rink||Clinic||4:20 PM-6:20 PM|
|Session #2||8/9/2021||Mon||Ice Rinks||Gurry Rink||Clinic||6:30 PM-8:30 PM|
|Session #3||8/10/2021||Tue||Ice Rinks||Gurry Rink||Clinic||5:00 PM-7:00 PM|
|Session #6||8/11/2021||Wed||Ice Rinks||Gurry Rink||Clinic||4:50 PM-6:50 PM|
|Session #12||8/12/2021||Thu||Ice Rinks||Gurry Rink||Clinic||4:20 PM-6:20 PM|
|Session #11||8/12/2021||Thu||Ice Rinks||Gurry Rink||Clinic||6:30 PM-8:30 PM|
We are excited to finally announce the Summer of 2021 Skills program. All skills will be currently held at Phillips Academy in Andover. Our summer program will begin on 6/21 and conclude the week of 8/9.
Our Registration will go live at 7 pm on 2/26. This will be our 23RD year. Please do not hesitate to sign up. We are a little late getting this rolling, so i am sure there will be a lot of traffic to the web site. Spots are available on a first come first serve basis.
If you have questions please call the new office line at 978-887-0600.
|Session #||Day||Dates||Rink||Age Group||Time|
|1||Monday||6/21 - 8/9||Gurry||Mites/First Year Squirts||4:20 to 6:20 pm||$290||Email for Availability|
|2||Monday||6/21 - 8/9||Gurry||Squirts||6:30 to 8:30 pm||$290||Email for Availability|
|3||Tuesday||6/22 to 8/10||Gurry||Mites/First Year Squirts||5 pm - 7 pm||$290||Email for Availability|
|4||Tuesday||6/22 to 8/3||Gurry||Girls Middle and Girls HS Skills and Cross Ice Games||7:10 pm -8:30 pm||$150||Email for Availability|
|6||Wednesday||6/23 to 8/11||Gurry||PW/ 2nd year Squirts||4:50 pm 6:50 pm||$290||Email for Availability|
|7||Wednesday||6/23 to 8/3||Gurry||(6th, 7th, 8th grade players) Stick handling and Sniper skills||7 pm-8 pm||$195||Email for Availability|
|8||Wednesday||6/23 to 8/3||Gurry||( 6th, 7th, 8th grade players) Checking and Battle Skills||8:10 pm - 9:10 pm||$195||Email for Availability|
|9||Wednesday||6/23 to 8/3||Gurry||Save $$ sign up for Both Session 7 + 8||7 pm - 9:10 pm||$365||Email for Availability|
|11||Thursday||6/24 to 8/12||Gurry||Mites only||6:30 pm - 8:30 pm||$290||Email for Availability|
|12||Thursday||6/24 to 8/12||Gurry||Mites/First Year Squirts||4:20 pm - 6:20 pm||$290||Email for Availability|
SKILLS PROGRAM FORMAT (GIRLS & BOYS)
Skills and Cross Ice Combined program for the SUMMER of 2021!!
MONDAY, TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, AND THURSDAY
STARTING THE WEEK OF JUNE 21st AND FINISHING BY THE WEEK OF AUGUST 9TH
120 minutes weekly sessions, 8 weeks, PHILLIPS ACADEMY
Martian Sports Skills will continue with our new format to our successful skills program for the SUMMER of 2020! We will expand this combination of our successful skills format and the success of the development of our Cross Ice game format to 120 minutes each week for the summer of 2021. Each player will receive 60 minutes of skills instruction weekly and a 60 minute XICE GAME EACH WEEK.
Paul Sacco , Jerry Markem, and Kirsten Mathews, will once again return to run our successful 8 WEEK, WEEKLY program for mite, squirt, and pee wee/ bantam players. Each of these programs will meet once a week for 8 weeks for 120 minutes. The program is designed around the following weekly lessons:
Week 1: Discovering your edges
Week 2: The importance of balance
Week 3: Stopping and starting
Week 4: Crossovers / quick acceleration
Week 5: Backward skating and transition
Week 6: Shooting and Stick handling
Week 7: Battle Skills and Body position/angling
Week 8 : Martian Cup
All of our weekly lessons are weekly skills are reviewed each week with the purpose of building a foundation for the young players to build on throughout the entire program.
COST IS $290 PER SESSION PER PLAYER
EACH PLAYER WILL RECEIVE A TOTAL OF 16 HOURS OF INSTRUCTION.
MARTIAN CUP TOURNAMENT 2021
Martian Sports Skills is pleased to announce that our 23nd annual tournament will cap off our summer skills programs. This tournament is the highlight of all of our participants as they play for the right to carry the cup around the ice like their hero’s of the NHL. The winners will also have their name etched on the cup for future players to admire. The tournament will take place August 9th to August 18th, 2021.
MIDDLE SCHOOL DEFENSE & CHECKING SKILLS – (7wk, weekly 1 hour sessions) WEDNESDAY NIGHTS
Martian Sports Skills will offer a weekly checking skills program. We introduce the proper method of
checking both with the body and with the stick. We will teach the proper defensive techniques and positioning of a player in all aspects of the game. We will separate the players by birth years to ensure safety.
Players will be taught the following:
COST PER PLAYER = $195 (Wednesday's - 7 weeks) PER PLAYER
GRADES 6, 7, & 8 – 7:10 PM
MIDDLE SCHOOL STICK HANDLING & SHOOTING (7wk, weekly 1 hr. sessions) (Wednesday Nights)
Players will be taught the following:
1) Proper body and hand position when taking various shots.
2) Proper body position when stick handling in various situations with in each zone.
3) heads up play in both zones as it relates to shooting and stick handling.
4) Players will be taught 4 critical moves that will help them improve confidence and success in game conditions.
. This camp is very popular and sells out quickly. COST PER PLAYER = $195 (Wednesday's- 7 weeks)
GRADES 6, 7 & 8 - 6:00 PM
COMBINED PROGRAM SPECIAL $365 FOR BOTH SESSIONS
Session #2 Mites Monday 6:30 pm
Session #5-#14-#15 Tuesday-Thursday
Session #9 Wednesday 6:30 pm SQ/PW
Session #13 6:20 pm Thursday Squirts
Session #3 Monday 6:40 pm
Session #6 Mites-Squirts Tuesday 6:40 pm
Session #10 Wednesday 6:40 pm SQ/PW