MIKE HARDING- Head Instructor. Years of experience coaching his 2 boys in St.Albert and operating 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 features is a testament to that. He has collaborated with many associations with both on and off-ice development and is currently a skills coach for minor hockey through to elite level programs to help facilitate long-term development of their players.
CURTIS SHEPTAK - Lead Instructor. 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. A drywall contractor and devotes the rest of his time with his wife & 4 kids camping, hiking and fishing!
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 team environment.
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 in St. Albert.