360 Goaltending offers students an all-encompassing approach to building the foundations for the complete goalie. Our focus is to build on the existing strengths of the athlete, mentally and physically, while improving upon areas that have been neglected in the past. At 360 Goaltending we take pride in being on the cutting edge of goalie coaching and elite athlete development. Our methods come from years of hard earned experience and mentorship alongside some of the best minds in the game. At 360 Goaltending our mission is to provide you with the very best goaltending training experience, while developing world class individuals in the process . We specialize in ELITE Training For ELITE Goalies.
Spanning North America and Internationally, Coach Dan has accumulated over 20 years of goalie coaching experience. Amplified by a decorated playing career consisting of accolades and success's at the Major Junior, University, and Professional ranks - the roots of Dan's hockey background run deep. Taking pride in developing athletes from youth to professional levels, his track record consists of numerous students graduating to junior hockey, University, pro, and the NHL. Coach Dan implements what he's learned from hard earned playing experiences, paired with an invaluable wealth of knowledge shaped and molded by mentoring and coaching alongside some of the greatest goalie minds in the game. Regularly building upon a strong foundation of tools and techniques influenced by Finnish and European coaching methods, Dan blends his own unique and passionate approach to the position. Through years of earned experience and love for the game, Coach Dan offers a special advantage to his coaching arsenal in which he passes down to students by way of 360 Goaltending. Coming full circle with 360 - constantly growing and learning - Coach Dan looks forward to guiding you along the path of your hockey journey!
Coach Sheldon has been working with goalies for the past 20 years. After injuries forced him to retire early, he got into coaching on a regular basis. With a degree in Applied Human Science and a love for coaching, Sheldon moved into full-time coaching while pursuing an after degree to become a teacher. He has experience with all ages, working in H1 to H4 development to University level coaching. Coach Sheldon has a strong desire to see his goalies achieve their maximum potential while having fun getting there. He firmly believes in the mental and physical blend of being a goalie and seeks to have a connection with each goalie he teaches. Coach Sheldon is currently on the coaching staff with the SFU Clansmen in the BICHL.
Coach Lucas has been a part of 360 Goaltending from the very start. Originally as a student, and then making the jump to coach after taking part in a school monitored Co-op program involving over 400 hrs of hands on "Goalie Coach" training. Since completing the Co-op program, Coach Lucas has been one of our most committed, dedicated, and valued team members. His ability to communicate, connect, and relate to students makes him a favourite among our goalies. Lucas regularly contributes to 360 program design and structure, along with managing all facets of the school from 1:1 lessons, off-ice workouts, association training, and lead coaching for annual camps. Currently completing a degree in Sports Management, Coach Lucas looks forward to getting you on the ice and pushing you to your optimal potential!
Coach Don has been coaching goalies for the past 35 years, which clearly shows his passion, dedication, and love for the game. Over the years he has been able to work with athletes from the grass roots level all the way up to the NHL. As the game continues to grow and evolve, Coach Don takes personal pride in staying ahead of the curve through his strong relationships and connections with current NHL goalie coaches. These NHL ties act as a deep resource to further his knowledge which in turn contributes and influences 360 Goaltending's program planning and development structure.
DR. ROB GRAHAM
Rob has a PhD in the field of Technology Enhanced Teaching and Learning and most notable was his work on the Prime Minister’s council for teaching excellence. Rob has vast knowledge in the education realm with multiple publications and experience in working with children of all ages and background. In addition to his impressive education career, Rob has been immersed in hockey all his life with past endeavours with different teams. He worked his way up the hockey ranks from rep hockey with Parry Sound minor through Midget AAA to College, University levels and experience playing in the Central Ontario Junior league with the Parry Sound Shamrocks.
Zachary is a growing professional in the field of sport performance. He is a masters student in athletic coaching, honours kinesiology graduate, university sport psychology award winner, and registered yoga teacher. Zachary grew up battling through the ranks of the GTA hockey scene. Love for the game has driven his near decade long career in goalie coaching, featuring experiences working with goaltenders from the grassroots all the way up to the university level. With Zachary, learn more about the game of goalie and how to fulfill your potential on and off the ice.
"Big Sean", welcomes you to 360 Goaltending! Coach Sean is a dedicated goaltending coach with a unique background in neuroscience and psychology. With a degree in these fields, he brings a deep understanding of the mental and cognitive aspects of performance to his coaching approach. He has played AAA hockey in the GTHL and has been working alongside Coach Dan since 2018, learning from his expertise. Coach Sean's true passion lies in helping goalies hone their skills, and he is committed to providing personalized instruction tailored to each individual's needs. Together, Coach Sean looks forward to unlocking your full potential and making every save count on your exciting journey.
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