Select a Clinic. Pick at least one of the criteria for selecting clinics. Click the Cal link for a pop-up calendar. State/Province: State/Province, Alabama, Alaska. Laura Stamm’s Power Skating presents the techniques and drills that Laura Stamm has used to train some of the top professional teams and players. With more. **Register using the ticket link** Monday – Wednesday JULY 17th – 19th, Clinic Price: $ Group A: pm, Group B: pm. Group A: Ages .

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The ad brought her a measure of fame. We do this by having the players at all levels practice well within their comfort level. Johnson said he first heard about Stamm when he was playing peewee and squirt hockey in the s.

This pushes or trains them to think faster, react faster to changing situations and basically push the envelope.

She cared enough about me to want to help me out. I was doing something brand new, and it worked. When you talk about U. These days her students include girls and women, but for years they were all men. They told me the wrong room.

Those little things that my eye doesn’t gravitate to, but hers does. Laura Stamm skates at Westchester Lagoon. In the 45 years she has worked in a nearly all-male industry, Laura Stamm has never encountered resistance or disrespect and has never experienced a hint of hostility or harassment. Nystrom had a stellar rookie season, and skting wasn’t poser to tell people the impact of Stamm’s coaching.


Register for Canadian Clinics. Stamm didn’t invent the phrase “power skating.

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Arts and Entertainment Books. You were in awe of her,” he said. Laura tells us the steps to proper skating development are Phase 1 Skating correctly, then skating fast and correctly.

Steve MacSwain remembers how Stamm taught him to use his whole body when skating. It’s about quickness, agility and balance. I would ask them, ‘Why don’t you zigzag?

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Before long, the Rangers asked Stamm to teach kids at their summer camp. Alaska Life We Alaskans. Contests Creative Writing Contest. But by her own account, she didn’t become a good teacher until she put her skills on ice. Events Best skatinf Alaska.

An innovator on ice, Laura Stamm wrote the book on power skating – Anchorage Daily News

Steve MacSwain, 52, is a hockey pioneer — the first Alaskan to play for Team USA in the world championships, one of the first Alaskans to play professional hockey, the first non-Minnesotan to play for the University of Minnesota.

But how do you know when your player should be moving from Phase 1 to Phase 2? It provides instruction on stopping, accelerating, turning and other fundamental — but often neglected — skills. Yet even back in the early s, long before Title IX allowed women to become an accepted part of the sports landscape, men welcomed Stamm into their world. Stamm continued to figure skate through college and after becoming a high school biology teacher.

That began Stamm’s long love affair with Alaska. If you notice the All Star AA test is the first test to require the player to do the skating techniques with the puck! Look at our skills tests to tell which phase your player is in. Just as the Pros routinely practice the basics, so should your player. She actually invented and designed a program that worked.


Special Sections Holiday Gift Guide. Share on Google Plus. As a result, she never ran into barriers. Firm Foundation vs Challenge There is something to be said about the benefits of challenging your player to perform at a slightly higher level. She had diagrams in her book where she broke it down to a science. I can see things on the ice.

She taught him how and why to use his skate edges.

Stamm, he said, samm that Mele was sometimes leaning too much and sometimes not enough. At Laura Stamm Power Skating we focus on teaching the proper skating techniques to increase the players efficiency and effectiveness.

That’s what gave her credibility — because it made sense. The result boosted both of their careers. For skating with the puck under pressure situations, you are now looking at the advanced players in the Elite Workshop. When I see pros skating around with their sticks waving in the air, I think, ‘Why are they doing that?