With the strong support of Beijing Winter Sports Management Center, Chaoyang Kaiwen Academy and Beijing Ice Hockey Association recentlyjointly made the announcement that based on the common education philosophy ofice hockey and industry influence, the two sides will work together to create theKaiwen Hockey Program (KHP). Great effort will be put to build the first icehockey double-A project in China with close approach to the Beijing WinterOlympics and good combination with the current development status of ice-snowsports. They aim to create modern ice hockey specialized courses centering onindependent course research, professionals team, authoritative ice hockeyacademic and practical classes, and combining ice hockey industry resources todevelop a comprehensive and multi-perspective cooperation model.
Kaiwen Ice Hockey Double-A Program(KHP) is jointly created by Chaoyang Kaiwen Academy andBeijing Ice Hockey Association and specially designed for students who loveice hockey. The combination of outstanding bilingual education system of CKWAand the top coaching team of Beijing Ice Hockey Association provide studentswith both high-quality educational and sports resources at home and abroad, anda deep integration of academic learning and professional ice hockey training,which will benefit students’ comprehensive improvement and open-up thediversified growth path of ice hockey players.
KHP features: High-qualityand diversified curriculum system with the integration of CNC and Cambridge curriculumwhich well-combined with local and abroad education advantages in aninternational environment;
Education goals andcurriculum as well as school facilities all support students with the best developmentprojects;
Provide Chinese ice hockeytraining system which is compatible with the international level. Professionaltraining by the well-known coaching team. And the combined training mode oftactics + land training + ice training;
Rich internationalcompetition resources provide students more competition opportunities. Well-knowndomestic and foreign ice hockey colleges for children’s accurate development.
Double-A Courses: CKWA primarycurriculum provides students with excellent bilingual education which takes theessence of Chinese and Western education and integrates Chinese national curriculumand Cambridge assessment standards.
Primary school-Chinese NationalCurriculum-Cambridge Curriculum.
For each class, an internationalhomeroom teacher and a local homeroom teacher were arranged. The CKWA students willbenefit with the immersive bilingual learning environment, personalizedlearning and guidance, unique characteristics being cherished, regular andsmooth home-school communication, and the biggest support and humanistic care expandedto family. CKWA is dedicated to holistic education. In addition to providingstudents with strict academic courses, the school also creates profound featurescourses (arts, stem and sports) and innovative moral education courses tocultivate students’ comprehensive and balanced quality and wellbeing.
KHP refers to theinternational youth ice hockey training standards, combines the domestic icehockey teaching system and the long-term athlete development model LTAD, anddevelops the specialized ice hockey training courses based on the physical andmental characteristics of Chinese young people. Combining daily ice trainingand land training, accumulatively more than 600 class hours throughout the yearwill be provided. This diversified training content aims to improve theplayers’ ice hockey skills, awareness and comprehensive literacy through thesystem courses. Through various competition platforms, players are encouragedto have a resilient mentality, fearless to challenge, and obtain courage andindependence to face difficulties and enter a higher training platform.
High-quality teacherresource: CKWA attached great importance to teachers recruitment to ensure theenthusiastic and experienced joiners. More than a half of the teachers haveover ten years of teaching experience, nearly half hold a master’s degree, andalso many teachers holding a doctoral degree. High-qualification teachers and highteacher-student ratio of 1:5 ensure that Kaiwen students receive professionalteaching and achieve balanced growth.
The KHP project faculty teamis composed of a golden-medal coaching team from Beijing Ice HockeyAssociation, with rich coaching tournament guidance experience over 15 years.It achieves a deep integration of strict ice hockey physical fitness, tacticallearning and ice hockey tournament guidance, and cultivates children’scomprehensive quality, open-up the diversified growth path of ice hockeyplayers.
Chief Coach of Beijing Hockey Team
* National coaches and instructors
* Former head coach of the Chinese Men’s HockeyTeam
* Former head coach of the Chinese Women’s HockeyTeam
* Coach of “Group C of theWorld Men’s Hockey Championships”
* Coach of “The fifth place in Group A of the WorldWomen’s Hockey Championships”
* Coach of “The National Championship and thechampion of the Men’s Hockey Group A of the Second Youth League”
* E-level coach lecturer of Chinese Ice HockeyAssociation
The foreign head coach of the Beijing men’s hockeyteam
* Latvian national B class coach
* Former head coach of Latvia’s women’s nationalteam
* Former coach of the Latvian under-17 nationalteam and the “Kubaz” hockey school and club
* Over 10 years of hockey school and training campcoaching experiences
* Main player of the Latvia national team at the2002 Winter Olympics
*Main player of Latvia’s national team at 9consecutive World Ice Hockey Championships
* Runner-up of the 2016 World Championships(D1B/W)
Foreign Coach of Beijing Men’s Hockey Team
* Latvian national B class coach
* Coached the Latvian Jergava U20 team to secondplace in the league
* Led the team to the top of the Latvian andinternational junior championships for many times.
* Represented Latvia in the U20 World Junior IceHockey Championships, placing 8th in the Elite Division.
Head coachof Beijing Youth Women’s Hockey Team
*International Ice Hockey Federation first classhockey coach
*Former captain of the Chinese women’s hockeyteam
*Twice participated in women’s ice hockey at theWinter Olympics, finishing fourth in 1998
*Over 15 years of youth coaching experiences
*Coach of “The women’s group of the NationalHockey Championship”
*Coached the Beijing Youth Women’s Hockey Teamand won the second place of Group B of the Women’s Sports School in the SecondNational Youth Games
*Coached the Beijing Youth Women’s Hockey Team towin 2 gold MEDALS and 1 silver medal in the women’s group of the 2019 and 2020National Youth U Series Championship
*E-level coach lecturer of Chinese Ice HockeyAssociation
Generalmanager of Beijing Hockey Team
*Sports Director of Beijing Ice Hockey Association
*Former captain of the Chinese men’s hockey team
*Best Defender Award at the 1983 World Ice Hockey Group C Championship
*Led the Chinese national team in international competitions several times.
Boarding school introduction: The combination of optional personalized academic support and the communityservice concept provides students with a higher-quality boarding schoolatmosphere. Based on the bilingual enrichment activities, we help students withEnglish tutoring, standardized exam guidance for overseas study and backgroundimprovement. Evening-classes are divided into groups according to the academicevaluation to ensure personalized support to consolidate students’ foundation.
The KHP project aims to developthe basic ice and snow education for young people, is an attempt and innovationby CKWA and Beijing Ice Hockey Association.
-Taking ice hockey interestand skill training as the overall development and enhancing the comprehensiveeducation of young people. It is the concrete embodiment of promoting thecoordinated development of youth cultural learning and physical exercise.
-Use competitions to link thepopularization and development of youth ice-snow sports to help young people enjoyice hockey, strengthen their physical fitness and mental will.
-Let’s work together topromote youth ice hockey sports, the competitive level of ice and snow events,and the flourishing development of ice and snow industry.
Chaoyang KaiwenAcademy founded in 2017, covers an area of 14.14 hectares with a total constructionarea of 280000 square meters. It is a K-12 international bilingual school. Inthe compulsory education stage, it adopts the curriculum system which meets therequirements of CNC standards and integrates into the Cambridge curriculum (CAIE).CKWA is dedicated to holistic education. In addition to providing students withstrict academic courses, the school also creates profound features courses(arts, stem and sports) and innovative moral education courses. The KHP projectwill also be included as an important part of the school’s holistic education projectsto continuously empower the youth ice and snow industry.
About Beijing IceHockey Association
Beijing IceHockey Association was established in 2012. As the only social grouprepresenting Beijing to carry out international ice hockey activities, it hasdecided to develop Beijing ice hockey sports in a scientific and reasonable waysince its establishment. Over the years, the association has held well-knowncompetitions such as “Beijing Youth Ice Hockey Club League”,”Beijing primary and secondary school Ice Hockey League” and so on.At the same time, it also undertook the task of training Beijing Youth IceHockey teams at all levels for Beijing Municipal Sports Bureau. In 2020national ice hockey championship, Beijing team beat Harbin team defending the championship,creating the best record in the history of Beijing ice hockey.