Hi, my name is Luke. I’m from Boston, Massachusetts.
I play for the University of North Carolina Wilmington Seahawks, and I’m going to tell
you how to stop and quick start in ice hockey. The main thing you want to do, when you’re
stopping, is using your inside and outside edge. You’re going to have your feet together.
You want to use your inside edge, from your far foot, and your outside edge from your
closer foot, and use all your body weight, to stop ,so you’re really going to be pushing
on your skates, like so, and then after you stop, like so. To get a quick start, you really
want to cross over with your outside foot, over your inside foot, to get a good stop,
and I’ll demonstrate for that to you now, and that’s how you stop and quick start in