World Class Coaches

Mike Pelino


Director of Hockey Operations


Formal NHL assistant coach for the New York Rangers and the Florida Panthers.

Gold Medal Championship teams - Olympic Gold in 2002

2 - World Championships/1 - Jr. World Championship/1 - Spengler Cup Championship/1 - U18 Championship

13+ years of coaching at the University and Junior Level


Graeme Townshend


Hockey Skills Director

NHL Professional w/Boston Bruins, New York Islanders, and Ottawa Senators.

30 years of work experience in coaching and player development.

Player Development Coordinator for the NHL's San Jose Sharks (One of only three)

Skating and Skill Development Coach for Toronto Maple Leafs and San Jose Sharks

See Graeme on YouTube


Alex Strehmel


LeadInstructor GPA Michigan

Experience As Player

214 1. Bundesliga games

169 2. Bundesliga games

13 Euro League games

25 German National Team U18 - U21 games

with VfB Stuttgart, Wattenscheid, SpVgg Unterhaching, Augsburg


Experience As Co-Trainer (under Head Coach Lorenz Köstner)

SG Hoffenheim (3rd League)

Rot-Weiss Essen (2. Bundesliga)

VfL Wolfsburg II (4th League)

VfL Wolfsburg (1.Bundesliga)