• The Benefit of Putting Your Child in Canada’s National Sport

    October 10, 2017 | staff
    As ‘Stompin Tom Connors’ once sang: “the good ol’ hockey game, is the best game you can name, and the best game you can name, is the good ol’ hockey game” …and we couldn’t agree more! Which is why we wanted to share ‘The Benefit of Putting Your Child in Canada’s National Sport’. Hockey and… View Article
  • The Importance of Respecting Your Team Members

    September 14, 2017 | staff
    Respecting others is an important skill that will benefit your child through many stages of life. Whether in the classroom, the boardroom or the hockey arena, respect goes a long way as a reciprocal action intended to return the favour.   Although our title for this post is ‘The Importance of Respecting Your Team Members’,… View Article
  • Alternative Ways to Specialize in the Sport of Hockey

    August 20, 2017 | staff
    At National Hockey Training, hockey is clearly our sport of choice – and we provide various forms of training for a wide-range of athletic skills, which also includes Private Training and Mental Training to increase you or your child’s abilities to learn ‘Alternative Ways to Specialize in the Sport of Hockey’! Get In the Game… View Article
  • How to Guard Against Concussions on the Ice

    August 10, 2017 | staff
    Safety on the ice is on the highest priority list at National Hockey Training, and part of that safety is informing parents and players alike ‘How to Guard Against Concussions on the Ice’… but first we want to share the reality of concussions. A Brain Injury is Not Like a Broken Limb Broken limbs can… View Article
  • The Benefit of Team Sports for Youth

    July 20, 2017 | staff
    Team sports are an excellent way to keep your youth engaged, as well as offer them a sense of purpose and belonging, challenge them to grow physically and mentally, and provide an outlet where they can create healthy habits that will last a lifetime. Which is why NHTC would like to share ‘The Benefit of… View Article
  • Tips for Helping Your Child Become an Exceptional Hockey Player

    July 15, 2017 | staff
    At NHTC, we are all about unleashing the potential of children, youth and adults alike in the great Canadian sport of hockey. Although many people believe that skill is the key component to becoming a champion hockey play, there are additional traits that will take your child from good to great – which is why… View Article
  • Key Ways to Prepare Kids and Parents for Minor Hockey

    June 15, 2017 | staff
    At the National Hockey Training Centre, we pride ourselves in offering top-level training for our athletes. No matter the age or the stage of hockey training involved, we deliver the skill-set and aid in the mindset to help individuals succeed at a sport they love. Whether considering ringette or minor hockey classes for your child… View Article
  • Top Reasons Kids Lose Interest in Hockey & How To Avoid Them

    June 1, 2017 | staff
    Developing skilled hockey players is an area the National Hockey Training Centre excels at, but in addition to skill – we also aim for player development in other areas, keeping our athletes engaged in the game and in life. On top of our passion for training kids keen on the sport of hockey, we also… View Article
  • Welcome to NHTC’s Blog

    April 20, 2017 | staff
    Aren’t you excited? I know we are. NHTC is bringing you the excitement of a new blog. A place to get to know us better, as well as find upcoming news and events. Starting this fall, we will be updating our website, as well as our social media channels to keep our custom…
  • NHTC congratulates Lucas Johansen on his NHL first round draft pick.

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    The National Hockey Training Centre would like to congratulate Lucas Johansen for being selected 28th overall in the NHL 2016 first round draft pick. Ryan Johansen (Lucas’ big brother ), plays for the National Predators. The two of them both spent time training at NHTC…