The Macau Hockey Association held the “2022 Hockey Skills Challenge Day” today (18th) at the Olympic Sports Centre Hockey Stadium. The event promoted hockey to young people aged 5 to 14, attracting over 50 people to participate.
Gao Zhihua, vice president of the Macau Hockey Association, introduced that in recent years, the Association has organized hockey promotion activities for young people, including the “Hacrosse Grassroots Fun Day” completed in the first half of the year, in order to absorb and fill in the current fault situation of the echelon team: “In addition to promoting on campus, we also hope to promote publicity to the public through different channels, especially for youth groups. A group of coaches have just completed the basic training course approved by the Asian Hockey Federation. For the next year’s youth training class, the development of the hockey team the ” ” “
The challenge day was divided into four age groups, including 5 to 6, 7 to 8, 9 to 10 and 11 to 14 years old. The coach taught the main skills of hockey. Participants combined four challenges: dribble, dribble, pass and batting. The club will select potential youths for training. After the game, the vice president of Macau Hockey Association, Gao Zhihua, and coach Wu Zhiming presented the awards in each group. The scene was very lively.
Parents who participated in the event think that it is a good experience to allow their children to try hockey: “I also came from playing hockey. At that time, I was mainly from school contact, and now there are many other channels to promote it, so that more people know hockey is also a good thing, bring children to participate in the fun of hockey, and thus cultivate an interest in sports. the ” ” “