These camps are open for all EIHA registered junior players from any club that are eligible to play up to U18’s. Each camp will be led by Tigers Head Coach Tom Watkins and will be based at Telford Ice Rink. Taking place on the weekend of 31st October and 1st November. Each day will see the players on the ice for 2 hours per day (4 hours in total). Up to 30 places available.
The camp is designed specifically for players of all abilities and will help provide well rounded fundamental skills. Training will be high tempo with individual skills being refined and more advanced skills being introduced. There will be an emphasis on individual and team tactics such as offensive and defensive concepts and introduce game situations such as transitions by using high tempo drills, small area, cross-ice and full ice games. Delivered by experienced coaches/players from 2019/20 NIHL league & cup winners the Telford Tigers who will provide constructive feedback in-game, relating to positioning and team situations from coaching staff throughout the camp.
Players will need to arrive at 18:15, fully kitted with a mask. Due to rink restrictions, parents will not be able to enter the rink so we ask that you provide an emergency contact number when registering and stay close to the area.
The session includes ice costs plus coaching, excellent value for a fun Halloween weekend of hockey!!
We will, of course, be following the latest COVID-19 guidelines and ice rink
Entry to the ice rink is from 18:15
All players MUST arrive in full equipment as dressing rooms facilities are unavailable.
On arrival, players will be required to wait in the designated zone and also follow social distancing guidance. Detailed guidance on the arrival process. Sanitise on entry. Follow the one-way route into the building via skate hire. Helmets, gloves & sticks can be put on outside boot hire. Proceed through to the ice rink hall and leave kit bags on side of rink outside my office against the wall.
Please wait in this area until directed by coaches to take to the ice.
Entry to the ice is the gates next to the Tigers dressing room.
Players must provide their own water bottle which should be clearly labelled with a name, you MUST bring your own and carry over the ice pad to be placed on top of the barrier in an open space. (This area is out of Use for all parents).
At the end of the session, you will be instructed to leave the ice by the door by the lift, collect your kit bag and exit the building promptly via the café.
Parents collecting children please wait outside the main entrance of the ice rink outside reception and the coaching staff will walk children round. The collection time is from 20:30
The rink now has a limited capacity of 10 spectators, therefore we kindly ask that parents leave the rink as soon as possible once the player has been checked by the coaching staff.
We need contact details of all parents in case we need to reach out for any reason.
Most of you will have seen the EIHA’s ‘Return to Play’ document and if you haven’t more details can be found at this link, https://eiha.co.uk/wp/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/20200501-Season-Planning.pdf. We are currently in stage 3 of this plan which allows for groups up to 30 on ice.