Education: Psychology Undergraduate Degree from Simon Fraser University Hockey: Played Junior A hockey for the Kimberly Dynamiters of RMJHL and has played up to professional hockey for the Knoville Speed of the UHL.
Joe has been coaching skill development sessions for 15 years locally in the Lower Mainland and has coached from H1 – Peewee AAA in Spring Hockey. Joe’s story is fairly unique. He started hockey at 14 years of age and progressed through the levels fairly rapidly. From Bantam house to Junior B to Junior A to College and then a brief time in pro hockey; Joe has seen a lot, and understands the challenges of starting the sport late and the importance of practice and training. He attributes his success in the sport to determination and a focus on skating improvement.
Based from his experience Joe can provide some good insight into which paths are viable routes in hockey to take and also give an experienced opinion on training specifics.