Vail hockey camp registration underway
Vail, CO Colorado
VAIL, Colorado ” The 24th annual Bob Johnson Hockey School takes place July 19-25 at Dobson Ice Arena in Vail, Colorado, and registration is underway at http://www.vailrec.com/hockey_youth.cfm.
Mark Johnson, head coach of the 2010 U.S. Olympic Women’s Ice Hockey Team in February, will lead the camp. Johnson, who was also the leading scorer on the U.S. team that won the Olympic gold medal in 1980 at Lake Placid. He has taught at the Vail Recreation District’s ice hockey camp for the past 24 years and is the son of the hockey school’s founder, Bob Johnson.
Costs are $445 for open registration, $420 for Eagle County residents, $400 for Vail residents or $175 for the goalie session. Participants must be eight years or older with one year of prior ice hockey experience. All age groups will receive three hours of on-ice instruction and one hour of off-ice instruction during the school. The camp will conclude with a 90-minute skate and graduation session.
For more information, visit the Web site or call 970-479-2271.
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