Thunderbird Coach Announcements

The Vancouver Thunderbirds are pleased to announce the following Rep coaches for the 2017-18 season that have been appointed by our Coaching Committee and the Board of Directors.

 

Atom A1 – Amy de Bree
Amy returns for her seventh year with the T-Birds, and her second year at the Atom A1 level. The HP 1 Certified coach has coached at both the Atom and Pee Wee Rep levels, as well as the Female Major Midget Level.  Her playing background is in the U18 Female program and the UBC Women’s Varsity program.

 

Bantam A1 – Mike Nardi
Mike is returning to the Thunderbirds after playing his minor hockey with the Thunderbirds and then junior hockey in the BCHL. In 2016-17, Mike coached the PeeWee A1 team at Arbutus Club.

 

Pee Wee A1 – Milton Chan
Milton returns for a second year as a T-Birds head coach.  Milton played his minor hockey with the T-Birds and coached our Bantam A3 team last season.  Milton has previously coached with Seafair Minor Hockey.

 

Pee Wee A2 – Brian Busenius
Brian is also returning to the Thunderbirds after playing his minor hockey with the Thunderbirds and then junior hockey. In 2016-17, Brian coached the PeeWee A2 team at Richmond Minor Hockey Association.

 

Midget A1 – Jay Rogers
Jay returns for a third year as head coach of the T-Birds Midget A1 team.  Previous to the T-Birds Jay spent time with South Delta Minor Hockey, and with the Surrey Eagles of the BC Hockey League.

 

Vancouver Thunderbirds Hockey is finalizing a number of other positions however are still accepting applications from qualified applicants for available coaching positions throughout the Association.

 

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