2020 Team Alberta/WHL Skills Camp
The Team Alberta/ WHL Skills Camp is an Alberta Built Skills program that provides your child with the opportunity to learn from an impressive array of instructors, including instructors from the Western Hockey League. This is the sixth year for the event, which is co-hosted by Hockey Alberta and the WHL.
The camp focuses on skill development and proper training techniques and provides athletes with information about the Team Alberta process and the WHL.
Participants are divided into eight teams, and participate in a variety of activities, including:
- Friday: On and off-ice combine testing
- Saturday: Team Alberta/WHL presentation, one off-ice session, and two skill sessions.
- Sunday: One skill session, one off-ice session and a game to wrap up the weekend
- Goaltenders will also participate in an on and off-ice goaltender session.
WHO: 2006-born (U15) male hockey players
WHEN: May 29-31
WHERE: Calgary, Don Hartman North East Sportsplex
- Participants must be registered with Hockey Alberta/ Hockey Canada to be eligible.
- The maximum capacity for the camp is 168 athletes.
- Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis.
For more information, please contact Michael Kraichy, Manager, Team Alberta.
All Athletes will respect, uphold and embrace:
- The guiding principle of "Professionalism" in that they treat all team staff members, officials, opponents, peers, administrators and all others in which they come in contact, with respect and dignity while involved in Hockey Alberta development programs
- The principles of fair play, safety and respect towards other athletes and recognize that fighting, verbal abuse, and checking from behind will NOT be tolerated, and may jeopardize further participation in Hockey Alberta development programs
- The spirit of competition in which athletes are expected to compete hard and fair and NEVER compromise the safety of another individual
- That winning is secondary, and that having fun, improving skills, making friends and doing your best are the primary goals
- That team staff members and officials are there to help you and will accept their decisions and show them respect
- The rules, bylaws and regulations of Hockey Alberta, and suspensions incurred in any Hockey Alberta Development Program will carry into the club system, as per Hockey Alberta Minimum Suspension Guidelines
- Specific rules and codes of conducts agreed upon by specific teams while involved in Hockey Alberta’s Development Programs
- Responsibility for all their own personal items.