Capital Sports Management Inc (CSMI) oversees the development and execution of a variety of skating and hockey programming at the Bell Sensplex and Cavanagh Sensplex (in the west end of Ottawa) and the state-of-the-art 4-pad Richcraft Sensplex (in the east end) for both youth and adults. Whether you have a three year old who has never been on skates or you are a retiree who is looking to get on the ice on a weekly basis in one of our adult skill clinics, we will have a program that meets your needs and ability.
Why choose the Ottawa Senators Hockey Programs?
- More than 10-years experience providing industry-leading skill development
- A focus on immediate error detection and correction
- Exceptionally-trained staff that build relationships with each participant, in order to provide individualized instruction
- The largest provider of private hockey training in Ottawa (over 6000 program participants per year)
- Instructors that are continually trained on the latest skill development techniques
- Programs tailored to every skill level, from specialized elite player training to learn to skate classes
- An instructing philosophy intended to help your son or daughter develop the skills needed to succeed this season and to enjoy hockey more than ever before
The Ottawa Senators® Hockey Programs are dedicated to providing every participant the very best opportunity to develop as a hockey player. Our aim is to provide world-class instruction both on and off the ice, in an atmosphere of fun. Through efficient use of ice time and high-tempo drills with quality activity, the Ottawa Senators Hockey Programs® are designed to maximize both the physical and mental development of each player.
Our goal is for all players to have a positive experience, increasing their confidence and enjoyment of the game. We look forward to helping clients become better individuals and better hockey players.
We offer both individual and team development sessions.
Our affiliation with the Ottawa Senators Hockey Club provides us with unique resources to enhance the programs we deliver. This means that all aspects of our programs are held to a high standard of excellence. We strive to continuously improve program development, offer superior instruction (including regular instruction evaluation) and conduct ourselves professionally, both on and off the ice.
Any questions regarding the specific curriculum for any Ottawa Senators Hockey Program may be directed to Head of Hockey Development, Ryan Smyth at 613 599 0245.
Visit our Testimonials page for just a few of the comments received about our programs.
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Fwd Camp - Offensive Skills and Tactics
Develop the skills & learn the tactics needed to be an offensive threat, with three hours of daily on-ice skill development. Includes work on 1-on-1s, 2-on-1s, and 3-on-2s, offensive zone positioning, puck movement, puck cycling, quick shots, one-timers, shooting to score and much more.
D-Camp - Defensive Skills and Tactics
Develop into a dominant defender with three hours of daily on-ice skill development, in a camp that will hone the key skills and tactics needed to succeed at a competitive level in the upcoming season.
Our Semi-Private Lessons are designed to give players the one-on-one instruction that they need to thrive in all game situations.
Next session begins Fall 2018 - details coming soon!
Sparty Parent & Tot Learn 2 Skate
Is your child anxious to skate, but not quite ready to do it on their own?
The Sparty Parent & Tot program is perfect for you then! Sessions run for 12-weeks where you will join your child on the ice in skates to help our instructors introduce them to skating. This unique program is offered at the Bell Sensplex and at the Richcraft Sensplex.
Current session: Spring 2018 -- on-going sessions are pro-rated online
Team & Individual Development Sessions
Ottawa Senators® Hockey Programs now offers travelling individual & team practice sessions led by our team of advanced instructors. Our Ottawa Senators Hockey Programs instructors will work closely with teams and coaches to create plans for specialized skill development (performance & power skating, shooting, stick-handling and much more). Click for more information or inquire directly with us at [email protected]
2018 CCHL U16 Prospects Camp
April 6-8, 2018
At the Richcraft Sensplex
Open to 2003 born players who play at the Major Bantam AAA or AA level this season.
2018 CCHL Main Junior Prospects Camp
April 13-15, 2018
At the Bell Sensplex
Open to Midget B, AA, AAA and Junior B & C players born between January 1, 1999 and December 31, 2002
2018 CCHL Goalie Evaluation Camp
April 7 & 8, 2018
At the Richcraft Sensplex
Open to Midget AAA, AA & B or Junior B & C players born between January 1, 1999 and December 31, 2002
This is a mandatory pre-selection camp for the 2018 CCHL Tier 1 Junior Prospects Camp.
Sold out in 2017!
Performance & Power Skating Camp
Designed to push participants to become more efficient and powerful skaters, in a full-day camp format that will challenge players of all abilities. Participants will work on work on mastering all four edges, as well as developing their balance, forward stride, backward stride, quick starts, agility and crossovers.
Girls Only Camp
Develop the skills needed to enjoy hockey more than ever, in a full-day, girls-only setting featuring three hours of daily on-ice skill development.
Elite Player Camp (Atom-Peewee)
An advanced and rigorous program featuring high-tempo ice sessions packed with station work to hone skills through error detection and correction, and flow drills to get players in mid-season shape. Designed to push elite-level players to their limits.
Competitive Player Camp
Hone advanced-level skills in a camp designed to challenge competitive players, in order to help them achieve their potential for excellence on the ice. During three hours of daily on-ice skill development, our elite instructors will push players to develop their skills through immediate error detection and correction.
Bantam & Midget Half-Day Camp
Shake off the rust and have a blast on the ice with a half-day camp designed to be challenging and enjoyable for any Bantam or Midget player.
Sens Goalie Camp by Pierre Groulx
Hone the skills needed to be a great goaltender in a half-day camp led by current Ottawa Senators Goaltending Coach Pierre Groulx.
Modified Goalie Camp & *NEW* Girls Only Modified Goalie Camp
Hone the skills needed to thrive this season, with a camp that focuses on all aspects of modern goaltending technique, including puck handling, defending wraparounds, screen shots, deflections, breakaways, positioning, recovery, and more.
Intro 2 Hockey Camp
Introduce your son or daughter to Canada's favorite game, in a fun, supportive environment under the watchful eye of our best Ottawa Senators Hockey Programs instructors.
Complete Player Development Camp
Become a better all-around player with three hours of daily ice time in a full-day camp format. This camp will teach proper skating habits - designed to make you a more powerful and efficient skater - while also giving you thorough instruction on the proper methods of stick-handling, puck control, shooting, and passing.
Shooting & Puck Control Camp
Develop the ability to shoot with accuracy, quickness and power, the confidence to control the puck in every situation, and the stick-handling techniques needed to take your game to the next level.
This camp combines two great sports and features some of the region’s top instructors for both hockey and golf. Perfect your skating stride and your swing in a fun, supportive atmosphere!
Little Sens AAA Spring Hockey Program
The Ottawa Senators and Capital Sports Management Inc. (CSMI) are proud to once again offer an exciting spring AAA hockey development program. The 2018 edition of the Little Sens program provides an unparalleled opportunity for young hockey players to fulfill a dream, representing and playing for the Ottawa Senators family, while also meeting new friends and improving their game. The west-end Bell Sensplex (the official practice facility of the Ottawa Senators) and state-of-the-art Cavanagh Sensplex, and the east-end Richcraft Sensplex will be home to the young skaters of Sens...
The Goalie Academy is designed to improve each participant's technique, mobility, and positioning through a combination of small group work and targeted one-on-one instruction with our best Ottawa Senators Hockey Programs goaltending instructors.
Next session begins Fall 2018 - details coming soon!