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NEW - ACTIVE HANDS AND PUCK-TRACKING TRAINING PLAN

We are excited to debut our brand new USA Hockey training plan focusing on Active Hands and Puck Tracking! This training plan will allow you to face real shots from USA Hockey's National Team Development Program players (USNTDP).

NEW - 6 VIDEO DRILLS WITH SHOTS FROM USNTDP PLAYERS

Make sure you are are primed and ready, because these guys can absolutely rip it! Take shots from all over the offensive zone, including tips, screens, and tons of lateral movement. Work to refine your technique, maintain proper positioning, and get dialed in to face shots from these world-class players!

NEW - TRAIN LIKE THE US NATIONAL TEAM AT THE USA HOCKEY ARENA

Train like you’re part of the US National Team Development Program (USNTDP) at USA Hockey Arena. Step onto the Team USA ice, and train using our USA Hockey Approved drills that have been reviewed and approved by USA Hockey’s goaltending and player development directors.

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TEAMS THAT USE NHL SENSE ARENA

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USA Hockey

USA Hockey

LOS ANGELES KINGS

LOS ANGELES KINGS

NEW JERSEY DEVILS

NEW JERSEY DEVILS

Arizona Coyotes

Arizona Coyotes

Vegas Golden Knights

Vegas Golden Knights

Boston College Eagles

Boston College Eagles

Quinnipiac University Bobcats

Quinnipiac University Bobcats

Northeastern University Huskies

Northeastern University Huskies

Harvard University

Harvard University

Dartmouth College

Dartmouth College

Cornell University

Cornell University

Sacred Heart University

Sacred Heart University

University of Vermont Catamounts

University of Vermont Catamounts

Bowling Green State University

Bowling Green State University

University of St. Thomas

University of St. Thomas

Warrior For Life Fund

Warrior For Life Fund

Kingston Frontenacs

Kingston Frontenacs

Brandon Wheat Kings

Brandon Wheat Kings

Connecticut Whale

Connecticut Whale

Worcester Railers

Worcester Railers

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VIRTUAL REALITY BASED Goalie TRAINING

Get real, game-speed reps that accurately simulate on-ice situations.

SEE THOUSANDS OF SHOTS FROM GAME-LIKE SCENARIOS

Read the release of a variety of shots from all over the ice. Learn to read the puck coming off the blade and anticipate shot locations.

BUILD CONFIDENCE

Boost your confidence by working through thousands of drill repetitions. Perfect your warm-up by working on your angle and puck-tracking skills.

IMPROVE SITUATIONAL AWARENESS

Enhance your ability to search out information through scanning and surveying the ice. Learn to find sight lines through screens. Work through traffic and screens to find and track pucks.

MEASURABLE IMPROVEMENTS THAT TRANSLATE TO THE ICE

Track your progress with personalized performance metrics and unique VR tools

IMMEDIATE RESULTS AFTER EVERY DRILL

Get measures of your performance benchmarked against others in the platform.

IDENTIFY YOUR AREAS FOR IMPROVEMENT IN GOALIE DIAGNOSTICS

Get baseline performance diagnostics, identify where you need to improve, and get recommendations on where to focus your training.

SEE YOURSELF IN A 3D video REPLAY

Watch a replay of yourself from the vantage point of the puck before and during the shot to visualize where you need to improve.

ALL DATA IN MOBILE APP

Download iOS or Android Sense Arena mobile app to have your performance metrics with you on the go.

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It’s not about virtual reality as a technology. It’s about the unique benefits the technology offers for your development.

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Devon Levi

Devon Levi

Buffalo Sabres

NHL Sense Arena helps keep my mental game sharp in between practice sessions and games.

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joe daccord

joe daccord

seattle kraken

I use NHL Sense Arena as my pre-game routine and game preparation.

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drew commesso

drew commesso

THE blackhawks

NHL Sense Arena has been part of my training routine since the start of my days at Boston University.

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Joel Hofer

Joel Hofer

St. Louis Blues

I have been using NHL Sense Arena in the offseason to work on my release reading skills.

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elvis merzlikins

elvis merzlikins

the blue jackets

I gave NHL Sense Arena to my wife and it was great she could finally experience how it is in the crease.

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philipp grubauer

philipp grubauer

seattle kraken

Warming up my brain and hand-eye coordination training are the two use cases for me.

seattle kraken
david rittich

david rittich

la kings

I use NHL Sense Arena during summer and in the time between games.

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eric comrie

eric comrie

buffalo sabers

It's truly remarkable how realistic NHL Sense Arena is.

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TRAIN WITH USA HOCKEY APPROVED DRILLS & PLANS

Designed to help you improve your reading of the release and box control skills

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GOALIE DRILLS SAMPLES

PLAYER AND PUCK-TRACKING SKILLS - Back door drill

Learn how to read puck exchanges, identify the trigger man, and read the shot release.

HOW TO GET TO YOUR SPOT BEFORE THE PASS - Lateral steps drill

Identify player characteristics to improve your read on situations and get to your spot and feet set before the pass gets to the shooter.

LEARN HOW TO FACE SCREENS - Screening Shot drill

Learn to always find your way to see the puck - when you see it, you can stop it.

GET USED TO POWER-PLAY SYSTEMS - Umbrella drill

Get unlimited reps of seeing different Power-Play 5 on 4 and 5 on 3 systems and be prepared when you face it in a real situation.

READ SHOT RELEASES - Mix of shots drill

Read the release from a variety of shots all over the ice. Learn to read the puck coming off the blade and anticipate shot locations just like you would on the ice.

PRIMING BRAIN BEFORE ACTION - Coaches drop drill

Your brain, just like your body, needs to warm-up to be ready for the speed of your game or practice.


TRAINING PLANS FROM USA HOCKEY AND RENOWNED TEAMS AND COACHES:

DOMINIK HASEK
DOMINIK HASEK

TRAINING PLAN

The Dominator created an 8-day plan that focuses on the foundations of goaltending. Follow Dominik’s advice as he explains how it’s not alway important to be able to do difficult things, but rather to do simple things very precisely to have success!

BILL RANFORD
BILL RANFORD

TRAINING PLAN

My training plan is about progression that we use to create a foundation for our LA Kings goalies, using their hands. it also incorporate deflection, screens and rush attacks which will develop the foot work component of your goaltending too.

eli

wilson
eli
 wilson

TRAINING PLAN

Eli prepared 4 day training plan focused on reading the release. Work through Eli’s plan making sure to pay close attention to his advice and instruction to further your development!

maria mountain
maria mountain

TRAINING PLAN

I help you win more games on the ice by exercising off the ice. I put together an eight day stamina work out series. Add two or three of these workouts to your weekly off-ice routine.

USA Hockey - Box Control
USA Hockey - Box Control

TRAINING PLAN

We are proud to offer new Training Plans created in conjunction with USA Hockey that incorporate the concepts and development of box control skills used and approved by the USA Hockey Staff.

brian daccord
brian daccord

TRAINING PLAN

This 4-day training plan is based on Brian's coaching principles as he always makes sure you take one drill at a time before you start working on the next one. Precision is the key here.

WHAT YOU NEED TO GET STARTED

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Training Area Space

Find yourself a suitable space which consists of at least a 10x10 ft (3x3 m) with no objects in your way.

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Plans and Glove Attachments

Select a monthly or annual plan and add goalie glove attachments if you want to use your blocker and glove (not necessary).

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PERFORMANCE DASHBOARD

Get insights on how you are performing and where you need to improve.


TRAINING PROGRAMS

Access structured training plans created exclusively for Sense Arena by professional coaches and players.


DIAGNOSTICS AND BENCHMARKS

Access your performance diagnostics and benchmark yourself against the competition.


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