GSHL is proud to announce the coaches for our Learn To Play Clinic for Beginners that runs from Sept 13th to Oct 15th at rinks in the Seattle area.
Erik Wells Hansen and Danny Lorenz both bring a wealth of coaching experience to GSHL’s LTP Clinic.
Erik Wells-Hansen is one of the most respected skating and hockey coaches in the area. He works with many aspiring pros and current college, junior and pro players. He brings 25 years of power skating experience to the ice. Erik played in the USHL for Dubuque. Erik will be primarily running the north end sessions.
Danny Lorenz is a former Seattle Thunderbird and NHL player. He is currently the hockey director for Kent Valley Hockey association. Danny brings tons of experience from his lengthy Pro Career and is an awesome addition to our program. Danny will be primarily coaching the south end sessions.
Andy Cole is the founder and League Manager for GSHL and also a level 4 USA Hockey coach with 8 years coaching experience. He grew up in Connecticut and played College Club hockey at Franklin Pierce College and Alfred University. Andy will be assisting Erik and Danny at all locations.
There may be added coaches added based on registration.
Here are the dates and times. The clinic will progress from skating, to shooting and passing skills, to game play, strategy and tactics. The will be a strong emphasis on skating at each class as this is the fundamental skill to build on for hockey success. The exact curriculum will be adjusted also by how many players we have and how they progress. There will be Goalie instruction for those interested but please inquire for specifics. We will need to know how many goalies are signed up and adjust accordingly.
All registrants will receives a GSHL jersey and socks.
Session #1 9/13 Sun Xfinity Community Ice in Everett 7:30PM
Session #2 9/17 Thu ShoWare Center, Kent 8:00PM
Session #39/20 Sun Xfinity Main Colosseum Ice Everett 3:45 PM
Session #4 9/24 Thu Kent Valley Ice center KVIC 9:30PM
Session #59/27 Sun Olympic View Arena OVA 9:15PM
Session #6 10/1 Thu Kent Valley Ice Center KVIC 9:30PM
Session #7 10/4 Sun ShoWare Center 7:30PM
Session #8 10/8 Thu Lynnwood Ice Arena 9:40PM
Session #9 10/11 Sun Xfinity Community Ice Everett Community 7:30PM
Session #10 10/15 Thu ShoWare Center 7:30PM
Fees for this class are $330. Here is a link to the registration page
Please call Andy Cole (206.255.6739) or Guy Palagi (206.817.1806) with any questions.