The city of Kladno can be proud of very rich history when it comes to ice hockey - two dozen world champions, five Olympic champions, four Stanley Cup winners and hundreds of excellent hockey players started their successful international careers in Kladno. Rytíři Kladno (Knights of Kladno) ice hockey team, under the management of the club owner Jaromír Jágr, operates a unique hockey camps specializing exclusively on improving the stickhandling and shooting techniques.
Holiday camps run in weekly sessions and they specialize on improving the stickhandling and shooting techniques. Individual training sessions are coached also by NHL players!
The camp offers a two-phase daily training on ice and on land, daily video analysis of the training, unique complementary and leisure activities, skill competitions and special events with NHL players and major league hockey players of the Rytíři Kladno team.
Camps for goalies specialize on optimization of posture, skating in goalie position and in regular skating position, technology and economy of actions, stickhandling, game opening, agility and movement coordination.
Basic factors for maximum efficiency of the training:
- We concentrate exclusively on precise coordination of upper and lower limbs
- We want feet and hands to work independently in the best possible movement coordination
- We focus on the largest possible number of repetitions of each movement structures
- We want to achieve maximum efficacy in terms of movement automation
About the Club
Rytíři Kladno hockey club plays the major Czech competition league called Tipsport Extraleague. Since 2011 the majority owner of the club is one of the best players of all time and sports icon Jaromír Jágr. The team follows the rich history of a very successful six-time league champion and a winner of European Champions. This famous club, which raised a number of hockey stars, also puts great emphasis on quality work with junior players. It belongs to the Czech Ice Hockey Federation Academy. It benefits from services of professional coaches and under the supervision of Jaromír Jágr incorporates the latest training aids and methods.
Location – Statutary city of Kladno
Statutory City of Kladno has 67,115 inhabitants, which makes it the largest city of the Central Bohemian Region. It is located only 25 kilometers northwest of the Czech capital Prague, near Vaclav Havel international airport. The traditional hockey city boasts a number of top modern sports venues, including athletics stadium Sletiště or sports hall Bios, where the hockey club holds its land training
Accommodation and boarding
Clients are provided with accommodation near the ice ring. Children are under constant supervision of au-pairs and coaches. We put emphasis on providing quality meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks, fruits) and drinks throughout the day.