The Miracle Gold program utilizes the latest in training techniques to provide a balanced and complete training environment that challenges each player and develops them to compete at the highest level.
The sentence above says it all. The National Sports Center/Schwan Super Rink has combined the best in facilities, coaches, partners and method to create a world class training and development experience that has been specifically developed to train elite level hockey players. Challenging yet fun… Aggressive yet age-appropriate, balanced yet focused.
The Schwan Super Rink is the largest ice arena of its kind in the world with eight sheets of ice under one roof. The facility totals over 300,000 square feet. Included in the arena is the pleasant, 70 degree Hat Trick Café that overlooks four of the sheets, 32 oversized locker rooms that provide comfortable quarters for all user groups, a pro shop for ice sport needs, and extensive dryland training facilities for hockey and figure skating.
This dryland training center housed in the Schwan Super Rink provides the perfect environment for the off ice training that Herb Brooks felt was so important.
The Herb Brooks Training Center (HBTC) is a state of the art hockey training facility that was part of the Super Rink expansion that occurred in 2006. The HBTC was created to improve the game of hockey through proper player development via innovative off-ice training protocols.