Saturday, April 6, Ukrainian hockey League in conjunction with the charitable Foundation “warm heart”, and with the support of the Ice arena at ENEA, held an open training for children with special needs.
Coaches at a hockey mass Catania became legendary Ukrainian hockey player and CEO of UHL Sergey Varlamov, the Director of DYUSSH “cascade” Igor Archipenko and forward of HC “Kremenchug” Alex Crow.
Today, children have become participants of the open workouts from professional hockey, who were happy to share their knowledge with new players. The players helped children to get on the bike, supported them and tried to learn something new and interesting.
Open training for children with disabilities (photo NF)
And the inmates of the Foundation, in turn, with parents enthusiastically mastered the basics of skating and put many questions to my coaches. The children were very active during the whole workout, not tired, mastered new elements.
Forward “Kremenchug” Alex Crow, admitted that this event was attended for the first time, but was very impressed.
“Today, I have left the most positive emotions. Always nice to have something to help children. Not all babies are physically able to go on the ice, but I think what we’ve got to show them that their dream can come true. Me the maximum pleasure to be here, and this event will long remain in my memory. All the kids wanted to go on the ice. They ride, try and ask a lot of questions. Well, we, the coach, to the best of their ability, teach them and help,” – said Alexey Crow.