Thursday, October 11, 2018 - Submitted by Melbourne Ice
The Melbourne Ice is pleased to announce the launch of Melbourne Ice University [MIU], our delivery brand for all future Ice Hockey education and academy styled programs.
MIU will operate on an all-year round basis and be comprised of a series of programs and modules that may include;
Victorian Elite [15-21] Junior Program
Victorian ‘Little Nippers’ [5-10] Program
International Students coming to Australia
Australian Juniors Studying overseas.
National and International Education Tours.
Characteristics of the MIU programs, include;
O'Brien Group Arena, our stadium partner.
Both on and off Ice components.
Player involvement [Men and Women] - past and present.
International Schooled Coaches.
Corporate Partners for each program thus reducing the burden of cost on students and their families.
Compliment Coach and Goalie development at all times.
And, most importantly
Fully partnered with Ice Hockey Victoria to tackle our mutual objective of significantly improving junior development outcomes here in Victoria.
Sean McConville has agreed to take on the role of MIU Director and IHV have nominated Mario Pansino to represent their interests and objectives into the partnership.
Step 1: 2018 Elite Junior Program [16-21yrs Male]
This eight-week module is the first of three and will begin on Friday October 19th@ 8.00pm. [7.00pm. induction] and will culminate with a POP-UP match with authentic AIHL and AWIHL players on December 7, 2018.
The further two modules in the Elite Junior Program will be delivered in Q2 and Q3 2019. We expect our students to stay on through the more advanced modules.
Over the next few weeks we will be making two further announcements in relation to MIU and future partnerships to help us accelerate the outcomes of MIU.
Please direct any enquiries about MIU or any of the programs to firstname.lastname@example.org