About Tony Code
Tony has over 30 years of playing and coaching experience.
In his experience both as a coach and as a player, Tony has learned that building strong havits on the ice for the fundamentals of the game will lead to success and enjoyment for the kids involved. When the kids see improvements in their individual skill development, their self-confidence improves tremendously. Our on-ice goal is to focus on mastering the essential skill of skating, shooting and puck handling in an environment that is hard-working, but fun. The kids not only hone their skills, they have a great time while doing so!
He grew up playing in Waterloo and Kitchener's Minor Hockey Systems. He played at a Junior B and NCAA Division 1 level. Tony has been Coaching in the Woolwich Minor Hockey system the last four years. These years were spent teaching/coaching the fundamentalsl of the game to boys and girls aged 5 to 10 years old.
Over the last three seasons, Tony coached Major Novice, Minor Atom Rep A and Major Atom Rep AA. Prior to this, he had many different opportunities to work with hockey players with a variety of skill levels. Tony worked as an instructor in Kalamazoo Michigan at the KOHA Hockey School. He also worked for twoseasons as an off-ice Strength and Conditioning Coach with the Wellesley Apple Jacks Jr. D Hockey club.
About Maria Code
As a division 1 gymnast at Western Michigan for four years, Maria knows a whole lot about fitness.
As a personal trainer, Maria believes that success on the hard comes from hard work and dedication off the ice. Our goal is to build speed, agility, muscle endurance and power through various off-ice activies.
Maria was Team Captain and Mid American Gymnast of the Year her senior year at Western Michigan. She has worked as a Coach/Instructor for boys and girls from beginner to elite level gymnastics in Waterloo Region for the past 12 years at K-W Gymnastics, Revolution Gymnastics and Woolwich Gymnastics. Prior to this she was an instructor in Ohio.
Maria leadsoff-ice activies.
All Academy camps and clinics are held at the impressive Woolwich Memorial Centre (WMC). The WMC is a state of the art community facility that was recently rated the #2 arena in a recent edition of the Hometown Hockey OMHA magazine.
- Woolwich Memorial Centre