Our team partners

Mark Metzger

Founder/ Head Instructor: Mark is a well-known Development Coach throughout North America. In 2016, Mark was hired by the Carolina Hurricanes as their Player Development and Skating Coach. Mark works closely with the Charlotte Checkers. Mark also ran skill sessions for Bruce Boudreau, Minnesota Wild NHL Head Coach to be his skill coach for his prospect camp. Mark is also a published author of “The Will Is Greater Than The Skill and “Winner or Loser.”

Mark developed the 7 steps that all of the players he trains follows:

  1. Balance
  2. Coordination
  3. Edgework
  4. Endurance – stamina
  5. Quickness/Explosiveness
  6. Hockey IQ / Game awareness – visualization
  7. Puck control – Soft / Quick hands