About the League
Events for Junior Hockey League coaches will be held at Shayba Ice Arena in June.
Seminar for Junior Hockey League coaches will be held on June 22nd. Senior lecturer of hockey tactics and methodics department at Lesgaft National State University Viktor Filatov will speak about the specifics of planning practice process at junior hockey level. Individual development instructor Gadel Gumerov will present his thesis on individual approach to improving technique and tactic skills for junior hockey players. Lyudmila Ysenetskaya, deputy head of the judicial training and methodological center of the Russian Ice Hockey Federation, will talk about the psychological characteristics of young people and the application of the psychology in the training process.
On June 23rd the coaches will be attested and given a national coaching category. It is required to work at Junior Hockey League. Beginning from the 2020-21 season, a Junior Hockey League team head-coach must have a national coaching category of level no lower than first category, while other coaches must have a national coaching category of level no lower than third category.
The coaches will also get a chance to see games between 2021 Your Chance program participants, which Junior Hockey League co-jointly hosts with Sirius Educational Center. From June 5th to June 28th fifty players, selected out of 448 applicants, prepare for the games, including practices and tactics seminars. They will play exhibition games on June 22nd and June 23rd in front of Junior Hockey League team representatives, who have an opportunity to invite Your Chance participants to their respective teams.