• 1st Step Towards The Next Level - Profiling tool for coaches. Case study: Salavat Yulaev (KHL) 

      Bespomoshchnov, Vladislav (Haaga-Helia ammattikorkeakoulu, 2018)
      Athlete-centered coaching is an approach that is used by a majority of high-performance coaches. This method has an emphasis on an individualized approach to every athlete, where athletes are encouraged to be actively ...
    • Analysis of the IHK Comet you ice hockey LTP 

      Miller, Gareth (Haaga-Helia ammattikorkeakoulu, 2013)
      IHK Comet went through associational bankruptcy in 2010. A large number of members left the association during that period, but numbers have continued to decline up till now. The recruitment program has had inconsistent ...
    • Backhand tecniques in ice hockey 

      Luoma, Matti (HAAGA-HELIA ammattikorkeakoulu, 2012)
      The main objective of this project based multimedia thesis is to show video material of how to use a backhand side of the ice hockey stick’s blade in different ways. The video material is to spread the awareness as well ...
    • Behavioral scouting : - an evaluation tool for mental qualities and mental skills in ice hockey 

      Welling, Jesse (HAAGA-HELIA ammattikorkeakoulu, 2013)
      The importance of psychological factors is obvious in sports and lately the topic has gained increased attention. Coaching is developing all the time towards a more comprehensive approach, where attention is paid to the ...
    • Coaching manual for Naerbo Farmers ice hockey club 

      Virtanen, Jussi (HAAGA-HELIA ammattikorkeakoulu, 2012)
      This project-oriented thesis is based on the fact, that Naerbo Idrettslag has not had any guidelines or a manual on how the club wants to develop the ice hockey players. The basic idea and aim of the manual is to collect ...
    • Cooperation between players and goalkeepers in ice hockey 

      Jokela, Toni; Nieminen, Pasi (HAAGA-HELIA ammattikorkeakoulu, 2014)
      The objective of this thesis is to provide instructional material for players and goalkeepers for more effective cooperation in variable defensive scenarios during an ice hockey game. The material is targeted for ...
    • Creating a goaltending development manual for Belgium Ice Hockey 

      Guay, Eddy (HAAGA-HELIA ammattikorkeakoulu, 2014)
      The objective of the thesis and was to create a goalie development manual for the Royal Belgian Ice Hockey Federation (RBIHF). The manual will provide goalies and coaches a guide for developing players in the position. ...
    • Creation of a content proposal for the IIHF Player Development Guide 

      Lundman, Niklas (Haaga-Helia ammattikorkeakoulu, 2018)
      The International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) is the international governing body of ice hockey and inline hockey. The IIHF has 76 member associations and each of these members is the governing body of the sport in its ...
    • Developing intrinsic motivation in junior ice hockey 

      Ohtonen, Keijo (HAAGA-HELIA ammattikorkeakoulu, 2014)
      Getting to a top level in ice hockey requires tremendous amount of effort. It is often those who have strong desire that can go all the way. Not everyone has a strong desire from begin with and that is ok, everyone is ...
    • Development of ice hockey in Bosnia and Hertzegovina 

      Hasovic, Ermin (HAAGA-HELIA ammattikorkeakoulu, 2012)
      Thesis explains general situation of ice hockey in Bosnia and Herzegovina, what is the current state of hockey and how did it came to the situation as well as how this situation could and should be resolved. This thesis ...
    • Dynamic implementation in organizing an ice hockey tournament 

      Fagerström, Matti; Ijäs, Juhani (HAAGA-HELIA ammattikorkeakoulu, 2012)
      The aim of this thesis is to follow, describe and evaluate the phases of organizing internationally recognized ice hockey tournament. The authors were following the organization progress of Men’s Under-18 Challenge Cup ...
    • The Effects of video-based visual perceptual training on offensive game performance in ice hockey 

      Roilas, Pekka (HAAGA-HELIA ammattikorkeakoulu, 2014)
      This Bachelor’s thesis discusses the role of game sense and decision making in ice hockey. The aim of this research-based study was to develop a dry land training method to improve ice hockey player’s decision-making ...
    • Emotion regulation strategies education guide book : - mental coaching guide for China Pioneers 

      Lunkka, Aleksi (HAAGA-HELIA ammattikorkeakoulu, 2014)
      This product based Bachelosr’s Thesis, Emotion Regulation Strategies education and implementation guide book- Mental coaching guide for China Pioneers, was made based on a product called Guide Book to Emotion Regulation ...
    • Face-off analysis in men's ice-hockey world championships 2007 

      Liitola, Tuomas (HAAGA-HELIA ammattikorkeakoulu, 2012)
      This study was made to find out how important face-offs really are in ice hockey. Study was designed to answer if face-offs have a meaningful role in the final result. The starting point was to find out what are the factors ...
    • Goal scoring analysis based on team level in National Hockey League in the season 2006/2007 

      Garbe, Niels (HAAGA-HELIA ammattikorkeakoulu, 2013)
      The purpose of this thesis is to determine how top ranked teams score differntly from other teams. In ice hockey the aim is to score more goals than the other team in order to win hockey games. The thesis examines the ...
    • Goal Scoring In Women’s Ice Hockey Reflecting On Scoring Recommendations – Pyeongchang Olympics & Finnish Playoffs 2018 

      Mertanen, Terhi (2019)
      The purpose of this case study was to determine how do women in top level score goals re-flecting on scoring recommendations. The other purpose was to compare if there are differ-ences in goal scoring between women’s ice ...
    • Goalie and scoring analysis : MOL, Mestis and Liiga 

      Kontsas, Jukka; Lehtola, Juha (HAAGA-HELIA ammattikorkeakoulu, 2014)
      The purpose of this thesis is to determine whether the repetition of different scoring situations and goaltenders actions differ between different levels of men’s ice hockey. Furthermore the purpose is to find the skills ...
    • The Hockey Canada body-checking rule : an analysis of the policy change process 

      Carson, Kellin (HAAGA-HELIA ammattikorkeakoulu, 2013)
      Body checking in hockey has been a heavily debated issue in Canada for over 30 years. There are so many opinions that exist, for and against body checking at all levels of ice hockey, even at the elite levels such as the ...
    • Ice hockey coaching manual for China pioners IHC 

      Koskinen, Kristian (HAAGA-HELIA ammattikorkeakoulu, 2012)
      The purpose of this thesis is to provide a coaching manual for China Pioneers Ice Hockey Club coaching staff to aid them in coaching. The manual is also going to be used in educating future coaches in to the club. Therefore ...
    • Ice hockey specific strenght training with elastic bands 

      Nieminen, Valtteri (HAAGA-HELIA ammattikorkeakoulu, 2012)
      The importance of muscular strength training during the career of all athletes is remarkable in competitive sports. Actual strength training can be started when children are still quite young. Research has proven that ...