RED DEER – A unique learning opportunity awaits minor hockey coaches in Central Alberta with Hockey Alberta’s new Rebels Game Day Coaches Series.
The exciting new partnership between Hockey Alberta and the Red Deer Rebels of the Western Hockey League will offer five different seminars between November and February, offering the chance to learn from some of the top coaches in the game.
Each seminar costs $40 per coach, and include the following ($200 value):
- A ticket to the Red Deer Rebels game
- Food/drink voucher
- 1.5 hour presentation from Hockey Alberta
- Hockey Alberta resource package
- Hockey Alberta gift and other giveaway items
All five seminars take place at the home of the Rebels, the Enmax Centrium, and feature a pre-game presentation from one of Hockey Alberta’s Coach Mentors, Fran Gow or Barry Medori, a visit from the visiting team’s Coach, a ticket to watch the Rebels game, and a Q&A session after the game with Brent Sutter, Head Coach and General Manager of the Red Deer Rebels, along with other Rebels staff.
Seminar dates, details, and registration information can be found below. Each seminar has a maximum capacity of 20 participants, and registration is on a first come, first serve basis.
Date: Wednesday, November 30 vs Saskatoon Blades
Presentation Topic: Linking Practice to Game with Fran Gow
Visiting team presenter: Dean Brockman, Blades Head Coach
Date: Tuesday, December 13 vs Kamploops Blazers
Presentation Topic: Creating Offense with Fran Gow
Visiting team presenter: Don Hay, Blazers Head Coach
Date: Saturday, January 21 vs Victoria Royals
Presentation topic: Defensive Play with Fran Gow
Visiting team presenter: Dave Lowry, Royals Head Coach
Date: Wednesday, February 1 vs Lethbridge Hurricanes
Presentation topic: Player Habits and the Little Things with Barry Medori
Visiting team presenter: Brent Kisio, Hurricanes Head Coach
For more information, please contact Jesse Hale, Manager, Hockey Development.