Coach Adam Duskocy
Born and raised in small town Southern Ontario, Canada, Coach Adam was immersed in hockey life from the very beginning. At age 4, he began his hockey career in the local house skating program, developing and enhancing skating technique in preparation for the regional minor hockey system. Coach Adam won Provincial Hockey Championships in his Atom (Squirt) and Peewee seasons, losing in the finals during Bantam. Coach Adam began playing in the Ontario Hockey Junior Development League during his Bantam Major season, playing on three teams (Junior Hockey, High School hockey, and Ontario Minor Hockey Association) through high school.
Showing promising abilities in baseball, Coach Adam left hockey after high school to pursue a budding opportunity on the mound, winning a Canadian Inter-collegiate National Championship with McMaster University, before ending his baseball career in the Intercounty Major Baseball League. Adam, alongside his 1997 McMaster Baseball team, was inducted into the McMaster University Collegiate Athletics Hall of Fame in 2018.
During his formative hockey years in Ontario, Coach Adam was afforded the opportunity to develop under the guidance of deeply experienced coaches and play alongside numerous players who continued their careers in the Ontario Hockey League (OHL), US college hockey, and professional ranks both in North America and in Europe. These hockey experiences not only imparted a love for the game, the joys of hockey success, and the camaraderie of a team on Coach Adam but instilled an understanding of the work-ethic and approach to skating and hockey development which produces success, both on and off the ice.
Coach Adam's experience includes head coach, assistant coach, trainer, and organizational player development support from the learn to skate through midget major levels.
Coach Adam has provided personalized player training and skating/skills development programs for Mite-level through college-level players since 2013.