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Ice Hockey Camps

Cranbrook Summer Hockey Camp will take place at Wallace Ice Arena on campus under the direction of Head Coach Andy Weidenbach. The goal of this camp is to improve each player’s overall skating as well as the development of individual skills and have FUN.

Camp Details

(Year of Birth 2007-2012)

General Information
  • Three hours daily on ice instruction for four days
  • Dynamic skating with and without pucks
  • Team concepts, timing drills, and small games
  • Emphasis on balance, agility, quickness, power and technique
  • Off ice training, nutrition seminar, instructional videos
  • Full protective equipment is required; must bring personal equipment
  • No goalie instruction provided
  • 9:30 AM: Drop off
  • 9:40 AM: Prep time
  • 10:00 AM: On ice
  • 11:20 AM: Prep time
  • 11:40 AM: Off ice / Video Sessions
  • 12:40 PM: Lunch
  • 1:10 PM: Prep time
  • 1:30 PM: On ice
  • 2:50 PM: Pick up
Required Equipment to Bring
  1. Full protective ice hockey equipment
  2. T-shirt
  3. Gym shorts
  4. Tennis shoes
  5. Athletic socks
  6. Water bottle
Players are divided into groups. Each group will be assigned a counselor who will stay with the respective group all day.

Campers must bring a lunch in a lunch box or clearly marked bag. A few snacks are recommended (power bars). Concessions are not available. Vending machines available for drinks and snacks.

Tuition and Fees

  • Tuition: $385 per session
  • Fees: Rush Enrollment if within 21 days prior to start of session $35
  • Includes: Cranbrook Summer Hockey Camp jersey, t-shirt, helmet sticker
  • Options: Monthly Payment Plan (no fee)
For more information on the Schools’ camps, request information or contact Special and Summer Programs at summer@cranbrook.edu or (248) 645-3674.

Dates, Times & Locations

Mites (DOB 2011-2012): July 8 - July 11, 2019
Squirts (DOB 2009-2010): July 15 - July 18, 2019
PeeWee (DOB 2007-2008): July 22 - July 25, 2019

Wallace Ice Arena

9:30 AM - 3:00 PM

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  • Daily Schedule

    9:30am - 9:45amDrop off
    9:40am - 10:00amPrep time
    10:00am - 11:20amOn ice
    11:20am - 11:40amPrep time
    11:40am - 12:30pmOff ice
    12:30pm - 1:10pmLunch
    1:10pm - 1:30pmPrep time
    1:30pm - 2:50pmOn ice
    2:50pm - 3:15pmPick up

Meet Your Coaches!

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  • Andy Weidenbach Sr., Head Coach

    • Current Cranbrook Head Coach Boys Varsity Hockey
    • Former skating coach for the Detroit Red Wings
    • Former head coach of the Plymouth Whalers of the Ontario Hockey League (Detroit Ambassadors)
  • John LaFontaine, Camp Instructor

    •            Coach Cranbrook Boys Varsity Hockey
    •            Former Head Coach Muskegon Lumberjacks/USHL
    •            Former Head Coach Wichita Falls/ NAHL
    •            Former Head Coach Shattuck St. Mary's
  • Terry Brooks, Camp Instructor

    • Cranbrook Head Coach Girls Varsity Hockey, retired
    • Professional hockey school instructor for over 30 years
  • Tom Mannino, Camp Instructor

    • Current Head Coach Walled Lake Western Boys Varsity Hockey and Meijers U16 AAA
    • Former 1st round pick of the London Knights (OHL)
    • Current professional scout
    • Owner of Mannino Hockey School