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Becoming A Leader of Tomorrow

Becoming A Leader of Tomorrow

November can easily be the most stressful and physically draining months of the season requiring a brotherhood amongst the team that motivates players to play at their fullest potential. Having a group of players that are motivated and ready to make the necessary steps to achieve the next level is essential in a team’s development. [...]

November 30, 2013 Jonathan Irving Best Skate Forward, Inside Edge Comments Off

Enjoy the Ride

Enjoy the Ride

When I was a young hockey player, back in Belleville Ontario I use to love this time of year. I loved the feeling of the crisp autumn air. The smell of freshly falling leaves, and most of all, the fact that hockey was back in full swing. Whether it was at school, at home, or [...]

October 22, 2013 Marc Crawford Inside Edge, Pro Comments Off

Life and your mind: Take a three minute break everyday

Life and your mind: Take a three minute break everyday

Whether you’re a parent or player involved in sports, we often find ourselves bouncing from one event to the next at mock speed. In each situation we are asked to gather our energy and put forward our best selves. From these situations we often look back to determine both our degree of growth and success. [...]

June 20, 2013 Lynn Oucharek — Founder, O Vision Consulting Best Skate Forward, Inside Edge Comments Off

A True Hero: Dad, This One’s for You

A True Hero: Dad, This One’s for You

The timing for this article is quite appropriate, as I sit next to my radiant 40- week pregnant wife Tara, and we anticipate the arrival of our son any day now. By the time you read this he may have arrived. If he is born on Father’s Day, I’m quite sure we’ll need to pick [...]

June 6, 2013 Nathan Leslie Inside Edge, Pro, Special Feature Comments Off

So, what do hockey scouts really look for?

So, what do hockey scouts really look for?

So, what do hockey scouts really look for? It’s a question every serious hockey player will ask as he or she approaches Bantam and beyond. Scouts rate players in five main categories: skating, size, game sense, character and skill. Glen Williamson, a former scout with the Los Angeles Kings, tells our players every summer at [...]

March 14, 2013 Nathan Leslie Best Skate Forward, Inside Edge Comments Off

A Fresh View of Success

A Fresh View of Success

Everyone knows how great it feels to accomplish something that we really value and have worked hard at to achieve. The feeling of success is an important component in building self-esteem, self-confidence and a drive to be your best. The question is, who defines what success really is?  Externally, success is often equated with money, [...]

March 7, 2013 Lynn Oucharek — Founder, O Vision Consulting Best Skate Forward, Inside Edge Comments Off
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