RMHC on Rogers Television

Above is a picture of our very own RMHC players and coach that were guests on Rogers Across The Line Sports show this past week. The topic of discussion was of course “Hockey”

Players front row L to R: Spencer (Novice 2 Stars), Justin Hanscomb (IP1 Tigers), Zach (IP2 Stingrays), Dyllan(Atom AA Blues), Back row show hosts L to R: Mr.Dobson (host), Paul Hanscomb (coach RMHC), Mr.Corey (host)

In case you missed it, they will be re-airing the episode on Rogers Television (Channel 10 in Moncton) Saturday Dec. 27th at 9:00am & 2:00pm, Tuesday Dec. 30th at 9:00pm and Thursday Jan. 1 at 12:30pm

Hot Stove night with Dr. David Scott, Ph.D

Where: Upper Meeting Room
When: Friday, Dec. 5th
Time: 7pm

RMHC is very pleased to let everyone know that Dr. David Scott, Ph. D, Associate Professor Faculty of Kinesiology at University of New Brunswick will be joining us again this year for a Hot Stove night this coming Friday, Dec. 5th at 7pm in Upper meeting room at Byron Dobson arena.

scottDr. Scott was here last year and provided us with some great insights in the Physiological aspects of Coaching. Dr. Scott works with the Montreal Canadiens NHL team and is a very entertaining and energetic speaker. I urge all Coaches, Assistant Coaches and Managers to try and attend as I am sure Dr. Scott will provide us with great ideas on how to work with our players and help us strive to meet our objective of “providing the best hockey experience we can”.

There is no cost for this evening and all are invited.

If you have any questions, you can reach me via email at paulb@nbnet.nb.aca or via cell phone at 866-3557.

Hoping for a good turnout and looking forward to seeing you this coming Friday.

Paul Bloedow
Technical Director – RMHC

HOCKEY CANADA AND SAMSUNG UNVEIL HOCKEY CANADA DRILL HUB

CALGARY, Alta. – Hockey Canada, in partnership with Samsung, unveiled Thursday the Hockey Canada Drill Hub, which gives coaches the ability to download hundreds of drills and construct practice plans.

Coaches can look for drills by using the search function, or by selecting from one of 16 categories. Drills can be combined into practice plans, and those plans can be shared through email, and through social media.

To create practice plans, coaches must register for a free Hockey Canada Drill Hub account at www.hockeycanada.ca/drillhub, or by clicking HERE. Drills, PDF diagrams and descriptions are available without an account.

“This is a fantastic tool that will not only help develop the skills of young Canadian players, but help coaches share information from coast to coast to coast,” said Paul Carson, vice-president of membership development with Hockey Canada. “We’re excited to team with Samsung to continue to grow our development programs, and introduce what we believe is going to be an invaluable resource for coaches.”

“The drill hub is a tremendous tool which helps fuel the Canadian passion and skill set development for hockey players, coaches and parents alike,” said Mark Childs, chief marketing officer with Samsung Canada. “The drill hub ensures learning and coaching is informative, interactive and, most importantly, mobile device accessible. The way the game is taught has evolved over the past 100 years, and Samsung is proud to partner with Hockey Canada to help ensure Canada remains a leader in player development.”

The Hockey Canada Drill Hub includes drill that focus on skating, defence, puck control, shooting, scoring, passing, individual skills, individual tactics, team tactics, checking, small-area games, all ages, Peewee and up, Atom and below, warm-up and goaltending.

For more information on Hockey Canada and its development programs, please visit www.hockeycanada.ca, or follow along via social media at www.facebook.com/hockeycanada and www.twitter.com/hockeycanada.

Atom AA Blues Win at Home!

This past weekend Riverview Minor Hockey Club hosted it’s Fall Classic Tournament. The winners in the Atom AA division were the hometown Atom AA Blues who went 3-0 in round robin play heading into the final where they defeated the Nashwaaksis Lions to take the banner.

Members of the team include: Hannah Hickey, Zackery Babineau , Brock Sinclair, Dylan Pineau , Colby Black , Owen Robison , Jackson Gaudet , Laura Eustace, Ethan LeBlanc , Marshall Snider , Rowan Hopper , Dyllan Gill , Jack Martin , Dylan MacKinnon , Ethan Robertson , Damon MacDonald and Brody Oxford. Coaches of the team are: Joe Pineau , Jamie Gill and Reece Martin.

Congratulations to all the players and coaches!