5000 PUCK CHALLENGE
The Yankton Area Ice Association is sponsoring a 5000 Puck Challenge to all registered youth hockey players. The overall goal of this initiative is to increase shot speed, quickness and accuracy. The players will do the shooting on their own in a garage, against a tarp, into a net, or any other type of shooting station that can handle pucks. Players interested in this off-season shooting incentive must follow the ten week program, which will run:
March 27th – June 3rd
Tracking sheets need to be in by June 10th
June 4h – August 12th
Tracking sheets must be in by August19th
Mail Tracking Sheets to:
YAIA Coaching Coordinator
1523 Joseph Circle
Yankton, SD 57078
-Players who complete one of the 5000 Puck Challenge Sessions will each receive a 5000 Puck Club Prize (Prizes Yet To Be Determined).
-Players who complete both of the 5000 Puck Challenge Sessions will get a 10000 Puck Club Prize (Prizes Yet To Be Determined).
Items needed for the 5000 Puck Challenge
-Tracking Sheet (Shooters must follow the tracking sheet)
-Pucks (10-20 is recommended)
-Shooting area (Garage, Basement, backyard, etc.)
-Shooting Surface (Shooting Pad, Concrete Floor, Driveway, Plastic Sheet)
-Net, Tarp, Wall or any type of stationary object that can handle pucks and have established targets to shoot at.
***PARENT OR GUARDIAN MUST VERIFY COMPLETION OF SHOTS TAKEN
(SEE TRACKING SHEET)