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Annabella Gatto

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Annabella Gatto

I started playing ice hockey when I was 15. Throughout my journey there has been many bumps in the road but also great sights to see along the way and I'm here to write all about it!

What to do when hockey stops being fun

I realized that lately, I haven’t been having fun playing hockey. I remember when I first started to play deck...

Finding inspiration from the US Women’s National Soccer Team

I know that this has nothing to do with hockey but hear me out: at the beginning of July, the...

Girls Gold Medal Hockey Camp

The last time I played girls hockey was in April and I was cut from the team, but I played...
off season youth hockey training

Turning rejection into hockey training motivation

I can’t believe it! A whole month has passed since my rejection from the girls’ hockey team and I am...

Getting cut from a youth hockey team

When one door closes, another one opens. In April I tried out for a girls’ hockey team. They are the...
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Hockey season’s end welcomes new beginnings

I know I mentioned this to you all before, but this hockey season was quite an interesting one. I felt...

Hockey discoveries in Iceland

This month I went on vacation to Reykjavik, Iceland. Iceland is a beautiful country. There are so many things to...

The importance of mindset in youth hockey

“Ninety percent of hockey is mental and the other half is physical.” -Wayne Gretzky My friend and I went to...

What makes a good hockey coach and mentor

“A good coach can change a game. A great coach can change a life.” – John Wooden Coaches like to push...
5 tips to start playing hockey

Balancing life and hockey as a student-athlete

Being a student athlete is pretty difficult. I go to school five days a week, then I have sports and...
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Hockey camp with three Olympic gold medalists

“That’s the awesome part. Little girls now have a chance to look up and see women playing soccer, basketball, softball,...
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An introduction to Annabella Gatto and her hockey journey

“I want to inspire people. I want someone to look at me and say, because of you I didn’t give...