ХК «Нефтехимик» - О школе ДЮСШ
Neftekhimik Hockey School was founded on February 1, 1987. Yuri Nikolayevich Fyodorov was the first director of the School.
Currently, the head of the school is Gennady Sergeyev (awarded with «Excellence in physical culture and sports of the Republic of Tatarstan»).
For all this time, many hockey players have made their first steps in various hockey leagues. Many players have become KHL, VHL, and JHL referees.
Twenty-two coaches do their best in order to help young hockey players be better and better every day. All the coaches have higher professional education and annually improve their qualifications through courses at the Center for Additional Education of the Volga Region State Academy of Physical Culture, Sports and Tourism.
Nowadays, there are 480 hockey students from 5 to 18 years old.
Education of children continues for 13 years and starts from the age of five.
Neftekhimik Hockey School players took part in tournaments and championships at various levels. Eight age groups (over 10 years old) –Volga Federal District Championship, U-10 – Championship of the Republic of Tatarstan and the Tournament for the prizes of the Hockey Federation of the Republic of Tatarstan.
Neftekhimik Hockey School players get invitations to the national teams of the Republic of Tatarstan, to the national teams of the Volga region.
There are comfortable locker rooms with showers for players. Neftekhimik Hockey School has 10 locker rooms. There are training class with modern interactive equipment and Wi-Fi.