Coaches Resources


How Do I Avoid Injury After Playing Hockey?

January 3rd, 2019 in Coaches Resources, News

Injury Tip by: DAVID BURNETT , BScH, MScPT Registered Physiotherapist After a game or training session, cool down by gradually reducing the intensity of your skating on ice, or by walking or cycling on an exercise bike off ice, for about 5 minutes to allow the body and the cardiovascular system to gradually return to its […]

Skates Are Tough on Feet

December 14th, 2018 in Coaches Resources, News

Hockey Skates can be tough on feet. What can you do to change that? The flat surface and small base of support on the blade means the foot may have to work overtime to get good contact which can lead to a change in foot shape and position. This can also throw off the joints […]

Plantar Fasciitis

October 30th, 2018 in Coaches Resources, News, Resources

What is Plantar Fascia? What are the symptoms of Plantar Fasciitis? What Causes Plantar Fasciitis? What Treatment Options Do I Have? Stretches..

Dr. Purcell on CBC Marketplace

October 23rd, 2018 in Coaches Resources, News, Resources

GRSM pediatric sports medicine doctor and Canadian Paediatric Society member Dr. Laura Purcell was interviewed for an episode of CBC News: Marketplace on trampoline parks. Watch the episode and be aware of the dangers of trampoline parks.

Myths About Stem Cells

Stem cell research is one of the fastest growing fields of medical science, however, it’s still held back by a number of ungrounded myths about stem cells. Most stem cell research controversy stems from these false stem cell myths. Don’t be taken in by reactionary media personalities, here are the real facts behind stem cell […]

Great Concussion Protocol News!

June 8th, 2018 in Coaches Resources

http://www.parachutecanada.org/news-releases/item/sport-concussion-protocols-now-adopted-by-national-sport-organizations-in-c