by Allan Langvee
are several new products on the market which help
with the development of techniques and skill sets
in various sports. Through CoachDepot I have had the
opportunity to meet with several developers of these
new products and have added many of them to our line-up
of coaching tools.
up Hockey” has developed three products that
benefit players in various ways. Their SOFTHANDS product
helps in learning the function of both hands on the
stick. PUCKHANDLER is designed to teach kids to play
with their heads up by hiding the puck from the players
view. The CHECKMATE product is designed to teach proper
body checking techniques.
POWER SHOT product has also been recently added to
the CoachDepot line and has been recently endorsed
by the Canadian Hockey Association. This simple weight
attaches to the stick with velcro straps and helps
improve shooting skills and wrist strength.
out the SKILLMASTER product for soccer. This training
tool contains over 10 skill-sharpening exercises from
basic to advanced levels. Practice dribbling, heading
and a lot more with easy to follow instructions.
training tools add variation to a coach’s approach
to teaching basic skills and we all know that basic
skills are essential to putting all the pieces together
in building strong and successful teams.
Depot's HolmeStop BackStop
Gets A New Look
HolmeStop line has just received an update. Our new
and improved version not only has a fantastic design,
but a great new price too! Creator of the original
HolmeStop, Dr. John Holmes has made the newest edition
to the line easier to assemble and disassemble, as
well as more light weight and compact for storage.
Everything that you need fits neatly into a small
sack. The price for the new version is just $99.99.
A great deal!
of the New Fox 40 Pro Coaches Box Lacrosse Clipboard
the new addition to the Fox 40 line of products. The
Pro Coaches Box Lacrosse clipboard is a must for any
box lacrosse coach. Whether the coach wants to mark
out a play strategy on the full or half field layout,
this board has it covered. For a quick change the
dry erase marker feature is excellent. Also, it keeps
any data sheets strongly clipped to the board for