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Hockey Development

The National Sports Center Hockey Development programs seek to challenge, improve, and develop individual skill sets and team play in a positive, structured, and fun atmosphere. No matter the age or experience level, we have a program for you.

Learn to Skate

3 years - Adults

The first step in hockey development is learning how to skate, obviously! The Schwan Super Rink Skating School offers skating development programs year-round and will teach skaters the fundamentals to then move into playing hockey.  Classes range from beginner to advanced.

Intro Mites

4-6 years old

Intro Mites is designed to improve player skills and teach the great game of hockey. This program offers stage one for players ages 4-6.

Rookies Small Area Games

6-8 years old

Rookies Small Area Games brings the game to the kids. The program is designed for boys and girls ages 6-8 who have one year of hockey experience. 

Miracle Gold Mites

7-9 years old

Miracle Gold Mites is a developmental program designed to improve each player’s individual skills. The innovative drills offered will keep each player engaged both physically and mentally.

Miracle Gold AAA

9-15 years old

Elite level training for elite level hockey players. We've 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.

Minnesota Frost AAA Team

8-14 years old

This program is a great option for both those who are busy in the summer but want to still stay on the ice in some fashion as well as for those who just can't get enough hockey and want to add more games to their summer. 

Next Level Summer Camp

8-13 years old

The Next Level Summer Hockey Camp gives hockey players access to the best we have to offer; combining world class facilities and elite hockey training to create a truly first class full summer camp experience.

Intensity Fall Camp

8-15 years old

Intensity Fall Camp is a great value, and great way to get ready for tryouts. Our instructors will run an innovative program focusing on fundamental skills progressions.

Wes Walz Minnesota Wild Hockey School

6-15 years old

The Wes Walz Minnesota Wild Hockey School is dedicated to a productive week of hockey for boys and girls of all ages. Our goal to is create a program in which a player can be challenged to work on general hockey skills.

Adult Skills Clinics

This unique adult skills clinic is open to all skill levels, both male and female. The emphasis is on both individual player development and team player development.


4-7 years old

Getting your skaters out at such a young age is very beneficial for learning edges, battling and puck handling in a fun environment.  Kids will be separated by skill level, not age.  In this program the coaches will take the time to make the corrections, rather than rushing though the drills.

Mini Miracle will be lead by instructor Mike Hewitt