Kevin and the Endeavor team have extensive experience working with athletes of all ages and levels; from youth to professional and Olympic athletes. They understand the importance of taking a comprehensive, long-term approach in training athletes by developing proper habits early. Kevin works with a number of organizations, including USA Hockey. We are excited to have Kevin and his team present at the SHE camp.
Chris Bala - AW Hockey Skills is proud to announce local product and ex-NHLer Chris Bala will guest coach and speak during the Swedish Hockey Exchange! Chris will be running an on-ice session for each group and also spend time in the classroom sharing his hockey experiences and offering advise to our young players to help them reach their fullest potential. We hope Chris' story will inspire and leave our players more motivated to work even harder towards their dreams.
Chris was a 2nd round NHL draft pick in 1998 by the Ottawa Senators (52nd overall) and spent six years playing professional ice hockey, including time in the NHL with the Senators. His pro career included four seasons in the American Hockey League (two with the Hershey Bears), before finishing with the Reading Royals of the ECHL. A graduate of The Hill School, Class of '97, he spent four years at Harvard University before beginning his professional hockey career. Chris has since retired from hockey and is now working full-time at The Hill School, also serving as an assistant coach for the boy's varsity team.