No scrimmage league on Sunday, August 31st, 2015!
The Pro Shop is now in Party Room 1 until construction ends. Sharpenings will not be possible during this time.
Construction in our lobby has begun! The lobby and mezzanine are off limits; Please watch for signs regarding temporary entrances and routes.
The Cafe will be closed Friday, August 22nd to Monday, September 1st.
Lunch Skates resume in September on Wednesdays and Fridays from 11:10am to 12:40pm. Prices will increase to $7 total which includes admission and skate rental.
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Lessons, Camps & Clinics

Camps

PUCK PROTECTION, CHECKING, SCORING – OWN THE ICE!

Puck Protection Techniques: Lower Body Positioning with Inside-Inside Edge, Body Positioning On/Off the Boards, Puck Possession Left/Right Side, Cross-overs with Closed Shoulders, Side-Toe Taps with Inside-Inside Edge, Heel-Tap with Cross-overs, Tap-Turn On the Boards, Tap-Turn Off the Boards, Tap-Turn with Mohawk, Tap-Turn with Transition, Tap-Turn with a Cross-over, Side-Toe Behind, & Linking Up Safety/Checking Techniques: Body Positioning, Aggressive Play, Poke Check, Angling, Gap Control, Stick Check, Shoulder Check, Straight-Up Check, Butt Check, Hip Check, & Tying Up
Scoring Techniques: One Move-Shot, High Slot, Blue-line, Top of Circles, Around the Net, & Hash Marks

  • Dates: 6/23 – 6/27 │ Days: Mon. – Fri.│ Time: 9 – 5p │ Fee: 450 │ Drop-in: 90
  • Ages: 6-18 │ Ice Slots: 4-5hrs daily │ Dry-land Training: 1-2hrs daily
  • Ipad On-ice Video Analysis │ Ipad Off-ice Video Analysis 1hr daily
  • Levels: Novice, Intermediate, & Advanced │ Instructors: 6-8 │ Player Groupings: 4

SHOOTING & DEKES – ONE MOVE, SHOT!

Shooting Techniques: Toe, Wrist, Snap, Backhand, Slap, One-Timers, Stride, Side Toe, Cross-Over, Mohawk, Fade-Away, Transition, Wrap Around, Air Snap, Tips, Knee, & Pro Backhand
Dekes Techniques: Single, Double, Triple, Transition, Stop-Start, Back-Pull, Side-Toe, Heel-Tap, Fake-Deke, Back-Pull with Side-Toe, Pro Backhand, Two-hand –One, Toe-Drag, 360 Spin, & Between Legs

  • Dates: 7/7 – 7/11 │ Days: Mon. – Fri.│ Time: 9 – 5p │ Fee: 450 │ Drop-in: 90
  • Ages: 6-18 │ Ice Slots: 4-5hrs daily │ Dry-land Training: 1-2hrs daily
  • Ipad On-ice Video Analysis │ Ipad Off-ice Video Analysis 1hr daily
  • Levels: Novice, Intermediate, & Advanced │ Instructors: 6-8 │ Player Groupings: 4

LEARN TO SKATE & PLAY HOCKEY 1 – BEGINNERS

The Learn to Skate and Play Hockey program is specifically designed to guide your child mentally and physically in developing his or her hockey skills over the summer. We will cater to all levels of developing players by dividing them up into 4-6 skilled specific groups during every ice session with 4 – 6 Instructors on the ice. Before and after care is provided, free of charge.

  • Dates: 7/14 – 7/18 │ Days: Mon. – Fri.│ Time: 11am – 4p │ Instructors: 2-4
  • Dry-Land Games: 1hr daily | Ice Slots: 1-2 hrs daily | Fee: 385 │ Drop-in: 77
  • Ages: 2-12 | Level: Beginner | Player Groupings: 2-4

POWERSKATING – PURE SPEED!

Powerskating Techniques (forward & backward with and without pucks): Body Position Stance, Body Control Awareness, Toe Starts, Inside Edge, Flat Edge, Inside-Inside Edge, Outside Edge, Stop & Starts, Transitions, Mohawk, Power-Turns, Cross-overs, Stride Extension, Stride Recovery, Explosions, Bungee Cords, Parachutes, Car Tires, & Jumps

  • Dates: 7/14 – 7/18 │ Days: Mon. – Fri.│ Time: 9 – 5p │ Fee: 450 │ Drop-in: 90
  • Ages: 6-18 │ Ice Slots: 4-5hrs daily │ Dry-land Training: 1-2hrs daily
  • Ipad On-ice Video Analysis │ Ipad Off-ice Video Analysis 1hr daily
  • Levels: Novice, Intermediate, & Advanced │ Instructors: 6-8 │ Player Groupings: 4

STICKHANDLING – I CAN DANGLE!

Stickhandling Techniques: Forehand/Backhand Tap, Forehand/Backhand Push, Forehand/Backhand Roll, Inside-Inside Edge Stickhandling, Puck Control Stickhandling, Two-hand to One-hand, Forehand/Backhand Right & Left Side, Side-Toe Behind, Side-Toe In front, Side to Side-Toe, Heel-Tap, Toe to Toe Stride Motion, Forehand Toe Drag, Backhand Toe Drag, Two-hand to One-hand Crossover, Two-hand to Two-hand Crossover, Side-Toe in Air, Wrist Roll Mohawk, Wrist Roll Transition, Skate Taps Inside-Inside, Wrist Roll Power-Turns, Side-Toe Tap Turn, Wrist Roll Inside-Inside

  • Dates: 7/21 – 7/25 │ Days: Mon. – Fri.│ Time: 9 – 5p │ Fee: 450 │ Drop-in: 90
  • Ages: 6-18 │ Ice Slots: 4-5hrs daily │ Dry-land Training: 1-2hrs daily
  • Ipad On-ice Video Analysis │ Ipad Off-ice Video Analysis 1hr daily
  • Levels: Novice, Intermediate, & Advanced │ Instructors: 6-8 │ Player Groupings: 4

ELITE POWERSKATING & SKILLS – BRING IT!

Powerskating Instruction: Powerskating Instruction: Stride, Edges, Transitions, Cross-overs, & Jumps
Skills Instruction: Stickhandling, Shooting, Puck Protection, Passing, & 5 vs. 5

  • Dates: 7/28 – 8/1 │ Days: Mon. – Fri.│ Time: 9 – 5p │ Fee: 450 │ Drop-in: 90
  • Ages: 6-18 │ Ice Slots: 4-5hrs daily │ Dry-land Training: 1-2 hrs daily
  • Ipad On-ice Video Analysis │ Ipad Off-ice Video Analysis 1hr daily
  • Levels: Novice, Intermediate, & Advanced │ Instructors: 6-8 │ Player Groupings: 4

LEARN TO SKATE & PLAY HOCKEY 2 – BEGINNERS

The Learn to Skate and Play Hockey program is specifically designed to guide your child mentally and physically in developing his or her hockey skills over the summer. We will cater to all levels of developing players by dividing them up into 4-6 skilled specific groups during every ice session with 4 – 6 instructors on the ice. Before and after care is provided, free of charge.

  • Dates: 7/28 – 8/1 │ Days: Mon. – Fri.│ Time: 11am – 4p │ Instructors: 2-4
  • Dry-Land Games: 1hr daily | Ice Slots: 1-2 hrs daily | Fee: 385 │ Drop-in: 77
  • Ages: 2-12 | Level: Beginner | Player Groupings: 2-4

PLAYER POSITIONING, SKILLS, 5 VS 5 – KNOW YOUR JOB ROLE!

Instruction: Studying individual job roles – Center, Left Wing, Right Wing, Left Defense, Right Defense, and Goalie then incorporating each position in a game-like scenario – Break-outs, Fore-checks, cycling, D-Zone, O-Zone, & N-Zone
Skills Instruction: Stickhandling, Shooting, Puck Protection, Passing, Aggressive Play, & 5 vs.5

  • Dates: 8/4 – 8/8 │ Days: Mon. – Fri.│ Time: 9 – 5p │ Fee: 450 │ Drop-in: 90
  • Ages: 6-18 │ Ice Slots: 4-5hrs daily │ Dry-land Training: 1-2 hrs daily)
  • Ipad On-ice Video Analysis │ Ipad Off-ice Video Analysis 1hr daily
  • Levels: Novice, Intermediate, & Advanced │ Instructors: 6-8 │ Player Groupings: 4

PRE-SEASON TRAINING & 5 VS 5 – PREPARE FOR THE UPCOMING SEASON!

Instruction: Intense Powerskating Drills, Puck Control Drills, Cycling Drills, 1 vs. 1, 2 vs. 1, 2 vs. 2, 3 vs. 3, & 5 vs. 5

  • Dates: 8/11 – 8/15 │ Days: Mon. – Fri.│ Time: 9 – 5p │ Fee: 450 │ Drop-in: 90
  • Ages: 6-18 │ Ice Slots: 4-5hrs daily │ Dry-land Training: 1-2hrs daily
  • Ipad On-ice Video Analysis │ Ipad Off-ice Video Analysis 1hr daily
  • Levels: Novice, Intermediate, & Advanced │ Instructors: 6-8 │ Player Groupings: 4

LEARN TO SKATE & PLAY HOCKEY 3 – BEGINNERS

The Learn to Skate and Play Hockey program is specifically designed to guide your child mentally and physically in developing his or her hockey skills over the summer. We will cater to all levels of developing players by dividing them up into 4-6 skilled specific groups during every ice session with 4 – 6 Instructors on the ice. Before and after care is provided, free of charge.

  • Dates: 8/11 – 8/15 │ Days: Mon. – Fri.│ Time: 11am – 4p │ Instructors: 2-4
  • Dry-Land Games: 1hr daily | Ice Slots: 1-2 hrs daily | Fee: 385 │ Drop-in: 77
  • Ages: 2-12 | Level: Beginner | Player Groupings: 2-4

GEAR FACTS

We recommend that every player uses full hockey equipment so he or she feels physically prepared and protected.

Required Equipment

The following equipment is listed in chronological order to put on the body. Start from your feet working your way up:

  • Cup & Garter belt (optional)
  • Shin Pads with socks or sweat pants
  • Hockey Pants
  • Hockey Skates
  • Shoulder Pads
  • Elbow pads
  • Jersey
  • Helmet with facemask
  • Hockey Gloves
  • Neck Guard (optional)
  • Mouth Piece
  • Hockey Stick

Program Questions with Answers:

  • Rental hockey skates are available ($6.50 fee).
  • Recommended Camp sportswear: Pants or shorts, HH t-shirt (provided on the first day), athletic shoes, no sandals.
  • Full Hockey Gear required for all HH programs.
  • We provide one HH jersey, per year.
  • All of our programs provide a 7:1 student/instructor ratio.
  • If you need to contact your child during camp hours please call or text 703.725.8656.
  • Please HH with an appropriate email address when registering to receive a detailed schedule and proper release forms prior to the start of each camp. Release forms must be returned Monday morning prior to your camp start date.
  • Sign-in will begin 15 minutes before the start of camp.
  • Please provide snack money and water bottle for your child.
  • Any medical concerns or medications that need to be addressed, please contact hockey@skatequest.com.
  • Before & After Care (8a – 6p) free of charge.

Clinics

TRAVEL PREP “INTENSE TRYOUT PREPARATION”

– Mite through U19
Instruction: High Intensity Powerskating, skills, shooting, Puck protection,
Passing, Checking, & Battles
Dates: 3/26 – 4/30 │ Days: Mon. & Wed. │ Blackout Dates: 3/31,4/2,4/14,4/16
Mite/Squirt Times: 6 – 7p │ Peewee, Bantam, U19 Times: 7:10 – 8:10p
Fee: 7 sessions $280 / 4 sessions $160 │ Drop-in: 45
Levels: Novice, Intermediate & Advanced | Instructors: 4-6 │ Player Groupings: 4-5

SPRING POWERSKATING, SKILLS, PUCK PROTECTION, BATTLES, 5 VS 5
– Mite through U16

Powerskating Instruction (1hr): Stride, Edges, Transitions, Cross-overs, & 5 vs. 5
Skills Instruction (1hr): Stickhandling, Shooting, Puck Protection, Passing, & Games
Dates: 4/14 – 4/18 │ Days: Mon. – Fri. │ Times: 6 – 8:10p
Fee: 350 (10 Sessions) or 210 (5 sessions) │ Drop-in: 75 │ Ages: 6–16
Levels: Novice, Intermediate, & Advanced │ Instructors: 4-6 │ Player Groupings: 4-5

DC ELITE “SPRING/SUMMER TRAINING BY INVITATION ONLY”
- Mite through Peewee

Instruction: High Intensity Powerskating, skills, shooting, Puck protection,
Passing, Checking, & Battles
Dates: 4/12 – 8/23 │ Days: Mon, Wed, Sat │ Times: TBD per birth year
Fee: 800 (12-16 sessions) │ Prorates: No | Birth Years: 06, 05, 04, 03, 02
Levels: Intermediate & Advanced | Player & Goalie Coaches: 2-4

POWERSKATING, SKILLS, PUCK PROTECTION, BATTLES, 5 VS 5
- Mite through U16

Powerskating Instruction: Stride, Edges, Transitions, Cross-overs, & Games
Skills Instruction: Stickhandling, Battles & Games
Dates/Times (70min.slots) | 5:40p Slots: 5/28, 6/4, 6/11, 6/18, 6/25
5p Slots: 7/2, 7/9, 7/16, 7/23, 7/30, 8/6, 8/13 │ Ages: 6-16
Fee: 420 (12 sessions) or 210 (6 sessions) │ Drop-in: 40
Levels: Novice, Intermediate, & Advanced │ Instructors: 4-6 │ Player Groupings: 4-5

ADULT POWERSKATING, SKILLS, POSITIONING, 5 VS 5
- Beginner through Advanced (D,C,B,A)

Powerskating Instruction (1hr): Stride, Edges, Transitions, Cross-overs, & Jumps
Skills Instruction (1hr): Stickhandling, Shooting, Puck Protection, Passing, & 5 vs. 5
Dates: 5/17 – 8/9 │ Day: Sat. │ Time: 8:30 – 10:30a
Fee: 420 (12 sessions) or 210 (6 sessions) │ Drop-in: 40 │ Ages: 16 & Up
Levels: Beginner, Novice, & Intermediate │ Instructors: 4-6 │ Player Groupings: 4-5

LEARN TO SKATE & PLAY HOCKEY (LTPH) – Beginners

Instruction: Basic Fundamentals of Skating, Stickhandling, & Games
Dates: 5/17 – 8/9 │ Day: Sat. │ Time: 10:40 – 11:50a
Fee: 420 (12 sessions) or 210 (6 sessions) │ Drop-in: 40 │ Ages: 2 – 12
Level: Beginner │ Instructors: 4-6 │ Player Groupings: 4-5

X-MAS POWERSKATING, SKILLS, PUCK PROTECTION, BATTLES, 5 VS 5 – Mite through U16

Powerskating Instruction (1hr): Stride, Edges, Transitions, Cross-overs, & Jumps
Skills Instruction (1hr): Stickhandling, Shooting, Puck Protection, Passing, & 5 vs. 5
Dates: 12/26 – 12/30 │ Days: Fri. – Tue. │ Time: 6 – 8:10p
Fee: 350 (10 sessions) or 210 (5 sessions)│ Drop-in: 75 │ Ages: 6–16
Levels: Novice, Intermediate, & Advanced │ Instructors: 4-6 │ Player Groupings: 4-5

GEAR FACTS

We recommend that every player uses full hockey equipment so he or she feels physically prepared and protected.

Required Equipment

The following equipment is listed in chronological order to put on the body. Start from your feet working your way up:

  • Cup & Garter belt (optional)
  • Shin Pads with socks or sweat pants
  • Hockey Pants
  • Hockey Skates
  • Shoulder Pads
  • Elbow pads
  • Jersey
  • Helmet with facemask
  • Hockey Gloves
  • Neck Guard (optional)
  • Mouth Piece
  • Hockey SticK