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Summer Camps


These unique classes/programs are being hosted by Mark Zarbo. Mark has extensive hockey and athletic training experience, playing Division 1 college hockey at Bentley College in the AHA for 1 season and 3 seasons at RPI (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute) in the ECAC.  He graduated in 2010 from RPI with a BS in Business and Managment.  After graduating from RPI Mark attended graduate school at UB where he received his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree in May of 2014.  Currently Mark is a Physical Therapist for Advanced Care PT who focuses on prevention and rehabilitation of athletic injuries. Mark is also Certified USA Weightlifting Instructor and a certified Active Release Technique Therapist.  Click the links below for details on the individual programs being offered at Holiday Twin Rinks for 2019 Spring/Summer.

Mite Development Program (2011, 2012, 2013 age players)

Forward-Defense Hockey IQ Program (Travel AAA/AA Squirt, Pewee, Bantam)

Girls ONLY!  Forward-Defense Hockey IQ Program (Travel AAA/AA 2003-2006 Birth Years)

Midget Elite Program (Travel AAA-AA-HS-Prep-Juniors 2001-2004 birth years)

3 on 3 Cross-Ice Development League (AAA/AA Mite, Squirt, Pewee, Bantam, Midget levels)

Small Group Skill Sessions (All Levels Welcome 3-4 different topics)

Forward & Defense Specific Skill sessions (Travel AAA-AA Level)

3 Day Checking Programs (2005, 2006, 2007 birth years all levels)


The Sport International Hockey Academy will be returning to Leisure Rinks, July 8 – 12 (Newly Added Camp), July 22 – 26 & August 19 - 23 for three exciting 40-hour summer hockey camps (ages 6 – 17 yrs. (all players grouped by age and ability)). SIHA is entering their 30th year of hockey instruction, conducting summer camps in 30 locations.

“The Sport International Philosophy is "Total Hockey", with the accent on skill repetition and highly energized, originally designed drills. Sport International is a fast paced program, perfect for any level of hockey player. Our highly qualified, "charismatic" college/professional staff, will ensure that every student, enjoys a positive learning experience. Each player will, receive a daily individualized video analysis in a different drill each day (players and goalies). The SIHA "40 Hour Instructional Program", is widely respected, and clearly one of the leading camps in North America. “We’ll see you in July & August!”

Please also visit the SIHA website to see more details regarding their 2019 program.     


Buffalo Spring Specialty Clinics (Advanced Group)
2010-2007 Birth years

  • April 17-June 19, 2019 (10 Wednesday nights)
  • 7:00-8:00 PM (Advanced) (2010-2007)
  • 8:00-9:00 PM (Elite) (2006 and older)
  • $45 per session
  • 5 pack discount (save $25)

* New for 2019…Buffalo Spring Advanced and Elite clinics. Each week will have a specific theme.  The main themes are edgework, positioning, fundamental save skills, post play, game situations, and puck handling, Every session will also emphasize tracking the puck, controlling rebounds, and competing hard on every shot. Goalies will be grouped according to age and skill level.  Each station will be supervised by a coach.  

Buffalo Summer Specialty Clinics

  • July 12-August 23, 2019
  • Friday Mornings
  • 9:30-10:30am
  • $45
  • 5 pack discount available (save $25)

Friday Specialty Clinics are designed for goaltenders 2010 and older.   Each week will have a specific theme.  The main themes are edgework, positioning, fundamental save skills, post play, game situations, and puckhandling, Every session will also emphasize tracking the puck, controlling rebounds, and competing hard on every shot. Goalies will be grouped according to age and skill level. 

Friday AAA Semi-Private Sessions

  • July 12-August  23, 2019
  • 10:30-11:30 am
  • AAA Goalies 2006 and older
  • $75 (5 pack discount / save $25)

The Friday AAA semi-private clinic is designed for 2006 and older travel goaltender.  There will be a maximum of 1-2 goalies per station that will be supervised by a coach.  The drills and coaching techniques used will be based on the individual goaltender.  There will be an emphasis on edgework, puck tracking, post play, rebound control, and puckhandling. 

Buffalo "Elite" AAA Goalie Camp
July 22-25, 2019 (4-Day Camp) (14 hours of ice)

  • By acceptance only
  • AAA Goaltenders 2006 birth year through college level
  • Video analysis and jersey included
  • Cost: $595

Buffalo Goalie Camp

  • August 5-8, 2019 (4 day camp) (14 hours of ice)
  • 2010-2000 (Advanced and Elite)
  • Cost $ 495  ($595 with Video Analysis)

VISIT US ONLINE for all the Details 


Returning to Holiday Twin Rinks July 15 - 18, 2019.  This specialized school has been operating since 1971. With a student teacher ratio of 6 to 1 students will receive intense individual instruction including Stickhandling/Shooting, Power Skating as well as Team Skills and 4 on 4 Scrimmage games. Groups for Mites/Squirts& Pee Wee/Bantam. Features 2 hours of ice time per day. 


These specialized instructional camps will be held the week of July 15-19 @ Holiday Twin Rinks & August 12-16 @ Leisure Rinks.

There will be specialty camps for Defenseman, Powerskating-Stickhandling & Skills Development and will feature specific areas of concentration that will improve the players techniques and skills. The school will be instructed by Robert Maxick.

This training allows specialty positions to excel in game situations. Call 716-553-4011 for more details.

Anthony operates one of the largest private training programs for goaltenders in the W.N.Y. area. He has trained many individuals with skills ranging from beginner to advanced levels.

Anthony's goaltenders have participated in the OHL, NAHL, USHL, NCAA and other various leagues. A number of his goaltenders also played in various Junior Hockey programs.

Anthony's students are taught to "Read and React" and to make the "Proper Save Selections".

Anthony stresses mental and attitudinal preparation so his students can be "IN THE ZONE" at game time.


1) 3 Week Movement Clinic 
Dates: 7/9, 7/16, 7/23
Time: Tuesday Evenings, 6-7PM (No Dry-land)
Location: Leisure Rinks (Orchard Park, NY)  Cost: $295

2) 1 Week Camp 
Dates: 7/15-7/19
Time: 8AM-1:45PM
Location: Holiday Twin Rinks
For any age and skill level 11 hours of Ice & Dry-land Cost: $560

3) 4 Day Preseason Camp 
Dates: 8/5-8/8. (No Friday)
Time: 8:30AM-1:45PM
Location: Leisure Rinks (Orchard Park, NY)
10 hours of Ice & Dry-land Cost: $480

4) Combo Camp Price (3 Week Movement Clinic & 1 Week Camp)
Cost: $800 ($55 in savings!)

5) Combo Camp Price (3 Week Movement Clinic & 4 Day Preseason Camp)
Cost: $720 ($55 in savings!)

6) Combo Camp Price (4 Day Preseason Camp & 1 Week Camp)
Cost: $985 ($55 in savings!)

7) Combo Camp Price (All Camps - Train all Summer!)
Cost: $1,224 ($110 in savings!)