High Performance Hockey Programs at the Richmond Olympic Oval offer on and off-ice coaching and conditioning programs designed for the Rep level player looking to master the technical and tactical skills to take their on ice performance to a higher level.


Goaltender Development Programs

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Goalie Development Program – Atom to Midget, 9 – 17 yrs
Fall – Winter – Spring

On Ice Goaltender Instruction 
Goaltenders participate in sessions designed to develop and refine goalie specific on-ice technical skills and position specific strategies. Sessions focus on goalie specific movement, positional stance, angles, play reading, save technique and rebound control. 1:4 coach-goalie ratio. On ice goaltender sessions only apply to High Performance Goalie Camps.

Off Ice Strength & Conditioning 
Maturation and level appropriate dryland strength and conditioning sessions are designed to develop the physical skills, abilities and physiological attributes fundamental to successful hockey performance at all ages.

Spring 2019

  Dates Day Time Price # of sessions Registration Link
Atom-PeeWee Apr 4 -June 6  Thur  6:45PM – 7:15PM Dryland
7:45PM – 8:45PM On-ice
 $630+ tax 10  Register
Bantam-Midget  Apr 4 -June 6  Thur  6:15PM – 7:15PM Dryland
7:45PM – 8:45PM On-ice
 $745+ tax  10  Register
Atom-PeeWee Sept 26 – Dec 12 Thur 7:00PM – 7:30PM Dryland
8:00PM – 9:00M On-ice
$756 + tax 12 Registration opens July 1st
Bantam-Midget Sept 26 – Dec 12 Thur 6:30PM – 7:30PM Dryland
8:00PM – 9:00M On-ice
$894 + tax 12 Registration opens July 1st

For more information please contact Ben at highperformancehockey@richmondoval.ca




Elite Goalie Centre of Excellence

The High Performance Department at the Richmond Olympic Oval has been running the Elite Goalie Centre of Excellence since Fall 2015  for goalies between the ages 12 – 18 years old (Grade 8 – 12). Athletes in Grade 8 & 9 may not be eligible to receive Richmond Virtual School (RVS) school credits.


On Ice Goalie Instruction delivered by Pasco Valana and the team from Elite Goalies Canada.

Hockey specific Dryland Training Sessions delivered  by Richmond Oval High Performance Strength and Conditioning Coaches.

Physical Education (PE) and Strength and Conditioning 10- 12 Academic School Credit completed through the Richmond Virtual School District.

If you want to read more about Elite Goalies program components including details for on & off-ice training, High Performance Integrated School Model and athlete testimonials check out our blog post.

For more information please contact highperformancehockey@richmondoval.ca or by calling 778.296.1421


Bantam & Midget players, please visit our Off Season Strength & Conditioning Hockey Programs