MIKE HARDING - Head Instructor & co-ordinator. Established in 2012, Summer Hockey Camps for all ages and levels. Played NCAA Div 1 for the Northern Michigan University Wildcats. Former NHL draft pick and British National Team member, playing experience and learning from a network of hockey minds has given Mike a real commitment to every session or program he is part of. Development of 3030Hockey that evolved to Dangler Academy Hockey Development with both on-ice & off-ice (Off-ice Stickhandling & Passing) features for all communities to participate is a testament to that. Mike has collaborated with many Associations to compliment year long development plans. Currently a Skills Coach for EMHA, SMHA & KC Squirres U15AAA.
"Grass roots approach" allowing Players to develop in a fun and exciting environment.
Various guest Coaches, Instructors will be involved in most of my Summer Camps/Clinics to enhance the experience and collaboration.
CRAIG BABA - Craig, a well-established teacher has experience both as a youth Hockey and wrestling coach. Years of experience playing ball hockey at a National level allows Craig to really connect with the athletes. Teaching is a passion that is evident in every session as he empowers kids to be their best and really work at their craft. As lead off-ice instructor for Dangler, Craig focuses on the details while having fun in a high tempo Stickhandling sessions which includes other fitness activities.
CURTIS SHEPTAK - Played his junior hockey with the Olds Grizzlys, which culminated in a Centennial Cup win in, and also being drafted by the Edmonton Oilers the same year. Joined up with Mike Harding at Northern Michigan University, then embarked on a pro career that saw time in Europe, Team Canada, and minor leagues in North America. Curtis enjoys giving back in hockey development from youth to Professional while communicating the key aspects of skills or game play to make a difference. Training background in competitive speed skating makes Curtis well rounded. Drywall Contractor, Curtis Devotes the rest of his time with his wife & 4 kids camping, hiking and fishing!
STEVE EWASKIW - Grew up playing hockey in the Northeast part of Edmonton. Once he completed playing, he began coaching starting at the Federation Midget level with the NEZ hockey program before moving to coach club hockey with a few clubs around the Edmonton area coaching from the bantam AA level to junior B. Steve is currently the head coach of the KC U15AAA hockey team. Steve has also coached with Hockey Alberta before as both an assistant coach and head coach at multiple Alberta Cups. He was fortunate enough to be the Head Coach of Team Edmonton Green winning the 2015 Peewee Prospect Cup. Steve looks forward to working with all young athletes in the community as they continue to pursue their hockey dreams.
Kendel Kelly - Growing up in the St. Alberta area, Kendel played 3 years for the Bellingham Ice
Hawks in the British Columbia Junior Hockey League and was the all-time leading
scorer for the organization. A graduate of the St. Norbert College, an NCAA
hockey program in Wisconsin, Kendel’s coaching philosophy is centered on
continuous skill development and having fun on the ice. He currently enjoys
working with his son’s U7 hockey team.