NB Ice - Elite Program Description
Elite Program
Our Elite Spring Program will provide the players an excellent opportunity to develop as a player and as a person. As a player, they will get the best chance to develop their skills through practices, games and our East Coast Ice Complete Hockey Success Training Program, which gives players a great guide to improving their skills away from the rink! As a person, each player will benefit from exposure to off-ice training, goal setting sessions and motivational concepts that are utilized at the Andrews Hockey Growth Programs Summer Camps.  

Player Development
Included with the registration is Included with the registration is 15 hours of on ice practices, which will take place mainly on weekends. 
Because Our Coaches are the Backbone of the Spring Hockey Program, We try to give them the best tools; instruction and support possible to ensure the players receive the most development possible throughout the short spring season.  Coaches are provided with an age specific practice manual with progressive plans that have been proven successful with many other teams. They are also given access to world-class resources to help in developing the players as best as possible. 

Resources available to coaches:
  • Access to Our Hockey Coaches Guide (www.hockeycoachesguide.com) where Coaches have access to hundreds of proven drills, practice plans and other resources to aid in player development.  
  • Access to Josh Andrews and other Coach Mentors to help them develop as a Coach.
  • Access to Andrews Hockey's Coaching Resources - Including age specific practice curriculums for on ice, off ice and leadership development. 
  • Our Coaches also invited to Coaching Seminars that cover various Coaching topics.
ECI Complete Hockey Success Training Program
This is a new addition to the program and will be a Comprehensive manual given to players by their coaches that includes:
  • Technical Hockey Skill Homework
  • Smart Shooting
  • Puck Control
  • Skating Development
  • Character & Leadership Development Homework
  • Articles and exercises on topics, such as Attitude, Adversity, Teamwork etc.

Games
The NB Ice team will be playing in 3 tournaments, Oyster Cup in PEI, Future Stars Cup in Halifax and one more TBA outside Atlantic Canada. They will also be playing exhibition games against the PEI Riptide team.

Registration
$750.00 (+HST) – New Player Requiring Jersey
$700.00 (+HST) – Returning Player Not Requiring Jersey

Program Cost Includes:
  • Game Jersey (if paid for) & Socks
  • Practice Jersey
  • Minimum 12 Games (3 tournaments)
  • 15 hours Full Ice Practice 
  • ECI Hockey Homework Training Program
  • Off Ice Training Sessions
  • 2 High Performance Goaltending Clinics (Goalies)
Registration Insurance
As injuries often occur, ECI provides our players the opportunity to purchase insurance, which will refund a player’s registration fee on a pro-rated basis. 

Note: This is not player insurance as all registered players are automatically covered, it is simply insurance on the registration fee.
Cancellations and Refunds

As we base the registration on a full roster of 17, we do not offer an open refund policy.

Sponsorship Program 
Players have the opportunity to fund-raise and get sponsors to help cover the cost of their spring hockey expenses. Funds collected through the Sponsorship Program go directly to the player.