Eileen Peerless Power Skating Method: The Art of Technique Applied to Hockey Skating

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iUniverse, Aug 31, 2010 - Sports & Recreation - 116 pages
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Eileen Peerless Power Skating Method offers proven techniques from a power skating expert that will help hockey skaters of all ages, abilities, and levels to improve power, speed, and overall performance on the ice. Relying on her nearly three decades of experience teaching hundreds of hockey players, Eileen Peerless shares practical skills that can be used in real game situations. Peerless divides her guidebook into three sections—balance, stride, and agility. She provides a solid foundation of step-by-step methods, team and individual drills, and clear illustrations that will help any hockey player develop into an excellent skater. Skaters will learn how to: • improve balance by developing better edge control and skate placement; • implement a strong, powerful stride that uses the body for strength; • master agility and increase speed by turning and stopping properly. Knowing where the body belongs in every skating maneuver is critical to improving skating technique, speed, and balance. Eileen Peerless Power Skating Method provides the kind of methods that, with practice and dedication, will lead both beginning and advanced hockey athletes to achieve unlimited success on the ice.
 

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Stride
34
Agility
56
Conclusion
94
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Eileen Peerless earned her degrees in pedagogy and education and is a power skating specialist and technician. With over three decades of experience in skills development, she has been widely recognized for her technique training for hockey players and has been heard on NPR.

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