"I credit most
of my skill from roller hockey."
- Jason Zucker
is a wonderful development tool."
Team USA GM, Toronto Maple
6 year Professional Hockey throughout USA and Europe.
7 National Roller Hockey Tournaments, 2 Team USA Camps
"I have played six years of professional hockey in the minors and every
summer I traded my ice skates for my roller hockey skates. Roller hockey
was a great way to improve my hockey sense, skill and vision, which
would cross over to my ice hockey game."
"Roller hockey is a puck control game where dumping the puck in the zone
is frowned upon. It’s a 4 on 4 game with no offside or icing where
accurate passing and speed improves for and individual each and every
"A hockey game is divided up into many 1 on 1 battles, but for a team or
individual to become above and beyond their peers they need to create 2
on 1 moments throughout the game. If you ask any hockey player who has
played on at a very high level of hockey they will tell that this is the
skill that separates successful players from the rest of the pack."
"Some say that inline hockey may affect my son or daughters skating
stride. Over my 15 years of roller hockey experience I found this to be
false. There is an adjustment that is made the first day back on the ice
but I experienced that the skills learned throughout a summer of roller
hockey was well worth it."
"Roller hockey is a great way for ice hockey teammates to improve their
skills, vision and confidence with the puck together while getting away
from the ice for a while."
Osseo High School standout, 2 years St. Paul Valcuns, 4 years College
14 years Roller Hockey Hockey Experience. 7 national Inline Tournaments
"Roller Hockey has taught me how to be comfortable with the puck and how
to move without the puck.”
“There is more “Time and Space” with the puck to help train your mind to
make the right plays so eventually you can make those same plays without
“Roller hockey will help young players gain confidence with the puck and
develop ways to use their teammates to create 2 on 1 opportunities.”
From Mahtomedi, 2
year with Team USA Roller Hockey Goalie
Competed in many
National and International Roller Hockey Tournaments
“Roller hockey puck are lighter than a regular ice hockey puck which
makes each shot that much faster. So because of the increase of speed my
goaltending reaction time improved.”
“There are more odd man rushes in roller hockey, which helps goaltenders
read plays much quicker.”
“More shots on net because of the 4 on 4 hockey and many odd man