GET AN EXTRA EDGE AND TAKE YOUR GAME TO THE NEXT LEVEL. Get a step up on the competition with CanPowerSkate, a high-energy instructional power skating program geared to hockey and ringette players. This program focuses on balance, control and agility skills including components of power and speed. Skating skills, techniques and performance drills are taught in a progressive format by Skate Canada coaches certified through the NCCP to enhance the skating ability required in game situations. Some of the top players in the NHL have trusted Skate Canada’s best-in-class programs to help them reach hockey’s biggest stage including Nathan MacKinnon, Matt Duchene, Mark Scheifele and Jeff Skinner. Skaters may be 6-12 years of age and must have previous skating experience that equates to Stage 4 in CanSkate or higher. All CanPowerSkate participants must have hockey skates, gloves, a stick, and helmet. Full equipment is optional.