Mental Training Up

Mental Training Up

You know that physical conditioning is critical to your success as a hockey player but what if I told you that mental conditioning is just as important? In fact, it may even be more important. Mental resilience is often the difference between a quitter and winner. Finding control over your mindset often means finding control over your physical limitations. Don’t…

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SHOULD YOU PLAY SUMMER HOCKEY?

SHOULD YOU PLAY SUMMER HOCKEY?

It sounds counterintuitive to today’s mindset but if you want to become a better hockey player this summer then stay away from the rink. PARDON ME? When did youth hockey become a 12-month sport? It seems right after the winter season ends, it’s the beginning of spring hockey, summer tournaments and summer leagues. It’s too much! This statement comes from…

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WHY KIDS ARE QUITTING SPORTS

WHY KIDS ARE QUITTING SPORTS

There comes a time when every athlete is either forced to quit or chooses to leave their sport. It just seems the latter is happening at younger ages than when I played. The statistics back this up too; that more and more young athletes are walking away from their sport, never to play it again. We know the physical and…

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TAKE A BREAK ONCE IN AWHILE!

TAKE A BREAK ONCE IN AWHILE!

High-achievers know that the joy is in the journey. Your destination is a moving target and once you get to one level, there’s always more to explore. So, along the path be sure to reward yourself on achieving each new level. REWARD YOURSELF! The final step is a lesson I learned from a friend a long time ago. This friend…

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THE ONE CONTRACT YOU DON’T NEED AN AGENT FOR!

THE ONE CONTRACT YOU DON’T NEED AN AGENT FOR!

Contracts can be complex and very often involve legal representatives pouring over the details, highlighting specifics and correcting verbiage to finalize a document or agreement between 2 or more parties. A quick search on Google and you’ll find these statements: The 7 essential elements of a contract are the offer, acceptance, meeting of the minds, consideration, capacity, legality, and sometimes…

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