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  • Experimental Resolutions

    Experimental Resolutions

    I have nothing against goals and resolutions but I’ve stopped making them… well sort of.  I grew up with a fabulous father who is super

  • The Power Of Sport Can Change The World

    The Power Of Sport Can Change The World

    In May 2013 I had the privilege of hearing Clara Hughes, one of the greatest Canadian Olympians, speak at the Canadian Olympic Committee’s Olympic Excellence

  • HEROS in Ireland

    HEROS in Ireland

    Martina Byrne is a Youth Development Officer with Finglas Youth Service, in the Republic of Ireland. Finglas is one of the most marginalized and socially

  • 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

  • Giving the Gift of Hockey

    Giving the Gift of Hockey

    Well, the holiday season is upon us once again. At One Million Skates we are happy to be a part of a hockey family that

  • Become Your Own Slump-Buster!

    Become Your Own Slump-Buster!

    All of us get into a slump once in awhile. Follow these strategies to help get yourself out of it.

  • 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

  • What Fuels YOU?

    What Fuels YOU?

    What do all of these situations have in common? They all require energy to be performed, and just like a car gas fuel to perform;

Giving the Gift of Hockey

Giving the Gift of Hockey

Well, the holiday season is upon us once again. At One Million Skates we are happy to be a part of a hockey family that includes our fantastic contributors, our leagues, and HEROS Hockey. This month, we’ll share stories of hockey and the holidays, celebrating with our families, with tips and tricks for staying organized [...]

November 15, 2015 Staff Writer Community, From The Editor 0

Become Your Own Slump-Buster!

Become Your Own Slump-Buster!

All of us get into a slump once in awhile. Follow these strategies to help get yourself out of it. [...]

November 5, 2015 Lynn Oucharek — Founder, O Vision Consulting Uncategorized 0

Happy Halloween

Happy Halloween

 A very happy halloween readers!     Hockey Fans, Check out these pumpkin stencils carve your favourite hockey image! Send your pictures to info@onemillionskates.com for your chance to win a prize!       Download Download Download Download Download Download Download Download Download Download Download Download Download Download Download [...]

October 31, 2015 Staff Writer Contests, Uncategorized 0

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, 2015 Marc Crawford Inside Edge, Pro 0

What Fuels YOU?

What Fuels YOU?

What do all of these situations have in common? They all require energy to be performed, and just like a car gas fuel to perform; your body needs fuel to perform all of these activities.  The main nutrient that provides energy for our bodies, especially during physical activity, are carbohydrates. In fact, our brains almost [...]

October 17, 2015 Lisa Cianfrini, MSc, RD On The Fly, The Kitchen 0

Teach Courage

Teach Courage

Welcome back to the Ten Rules series where we examine Lloyd Percival’s list of How to Establish Rapport with Your Athletic Child. In the first post, we looked at the background of Percival and his involvement in developing The Hockey Handbook. Now we look at each of his ten rules and how they may (or may not) pertain to you and [...]

October 10, 2015 Gary Mossman Special Feature, Ten Rules 0