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The Beginner Hockey Player Checklist

Are you or your child looking to become a hockey player? We've got you covered from top to bottom: Here’s what you’ll need and...
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The Adult Beginner Hockey Player

Getting into hockey as an adult can be one of the greatest things you’ll ever do. What you need to know.  CARHA Hockey member Roberta...
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Xtraice Home: A Revolution in Synthetic Ice

By Tom Joyce  Since hockey is played on ice, naturally, the best way to practice the sport in the off-season would be on ice. That...
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Choosing the Right Mouth Guard: A Buyer’s Guide

There are many things to consider when choosing the right mouth guard  By Bobbie Quinn, co-founder, Gladiator Custom MouthguardsSurprisingly, there are a lot of choices...
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Hockey Stick Flex: Can It Improve Your Shot?

Will that $250 hockey stick help—or hurt—your game?   By Rick Parisi  You just went out and dropped a couple of hundred bucks on the latest and...

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A different way to appreciate the game
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The World’s Best Adult Hockey Team

The search is on for the world's best beer league hockey team
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Hockey Socks: Knits versus New Style

Knits vs. high performance hockey socks
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If Your Hockey Bag Stinks, ZZAAPPIITT!

ZZAAPPIITT™ eliminates odor-causing bacteria
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Anxiety & Depression in Athletes: Know the Signs

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The Power of a Good Hockey Coach

Never underestimate the value of a good hockey coach!    By Allyson Tufts  How do you measure the value of a good hockey coach? How can anyone...
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The Best Exercises For Hockey Players

Hockey is a game of speed, quickness, agility, and endurance. You need these attributes in order to perform at a high level.
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Why Failure Is So Important in Hockey

The best hockey players are the ones that experience failure the most  By Matt Schoepflin   Failing sucks.While at times it may seem that no one else...