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Ron Davidson's 50 fundamental hockey skills and tactics will empower players to excel individually at this team game.
At last! A book that focuses on the development of individual hockey skills and promotes a mastery of body
positioning, skating and stick work. Learning these skills gives players a strong fundamental understanding of how to
move effectively on the ice in any gameplay situation.
The skills are organized in four sections: Fundamentals, Skating Techniques, Stick Work, and Dekeing and Deception. As
the reader progresses through a chapter, the level of difficulty of each skill increases, ultimately covering every
fundamental move and technique needed for an outstanding and total comprehension of the play. Davidson's
progressive-learning approach teaches beginners the proper techniques, hones the skills of intermediate-level players
and challenges elite players with the additional skills they need.
Among the 50 critical skills presented in this eye-opening collection are:
* Forward stride
* Backward crossunder
* Drive and delay
* Heel-to-heel turns
* Tight turns
* Extending your reach
* Receiving off-target shooting
* The Forsberg deke
* The Datsyuk deke