Hockey Institute's (THI)
programs are structured to meet the special
needs of all hockey players, from House
League to the professional, THI
trains them all.
emphasize both mental and physical development
and the complete integration of individual
performance in line, shift and team play.
Small intense sessions ensure that individuals
receive maximum benefit and time from certified
instructional staff. This has become an
integral quality of THI and will continue
as we skate into the future.
was founded by former professional player
Brett Callighen. His ten-year professional
hockey career included six years with the
Edmonton Oilers, where he was a line-mate
of Wayne Gretzky for three and a half years.
An additional two years in the European
Elite League further developed his knowledge
and understanding of the sport of hockey.
Brett has become one of the most respected
instructors and ambassadors to the game
and is well known throughout the hockey
The Hockey Institute has assembled a very accomplished staff with current President, Shane Bowler leading the way. As a player, Shane went to The University of Alabama in Huntsville, which is a Division 1 program, on full-scholarship.During his four years at U.A.H., Shane set several N.C.A.A. school records while leading the nation in scoring and being named an All-American in 1994. Shane then went on to play several seasons of pro hockey in Germany, the C.H.L. and the S.P.H.L. As a coach, Shane was an assistant at The University of Alabama in Huntsville during the 2000-01season. He has moved back to Toronto where he coached in the G.T.H.L. for a couple seasons and was the last Head Coach of The Wexford Raiders Jr. A Hockey Club. In the past few seasons Shane has been a guest in Sweden teaching and training elite prospects from all over Scandinavia. Most recently, Shane has coached the Junior Boys Hockey Team at Cardinal Newman High School to their first TDCAA Championship in school history. Shane has assembled a staff that represents all levels of elite hockey so they are prepared to educate young players on the necessary skills and discipline to achieve desired goals . His staff includes past and current players from the N.H.L., A.H.L., E.C.H.L., C.H.L., N.C.A.A.( both men and women), Women's Professional- N.W.H.L., and Canadian Universities ( both men and women).
are presently the fastest growing and most
reputable full-time hockey school in the
part of our commitment to the proper instruction
of hockey, we very pleased to bring our
programs to Canada and the United States.
We know you will not be disappointed.
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