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Goalie Director Hiroki Wakabayashi

Hiroki Wakabayashi

Director of Goalie Instructions

Hiroki is originally from Osaka, Japan.  His hockey coaching experience spans over 20 plus years internationally in eight different countries at coaching various levels from youth to professional teams and players.  He has also served as an assistant coach for Nikko Ice Bucks a professional team in the Asia League from 2005-06.  In addition, his hockey coaching career extends to holding a head coaching position for a Hong Kong Women's National Team from 2013 to 2015.  He now serves as Director of Goalie Instructions at Desert Youth Hockey Association in Tempe, AZ.

Hiroki has been working with the legendary NHL goalie coach Francois Allaire since 1992 to study his goal tending coaching knowledge and skills.  Hiroki's list of goalie students extends to Junior leagues, NCAA, national teams and professional leagues around the world.  During spring to summer seasons, Hiroki holds various hockey/goalie camps around the world including working with the world famous skating guru Boris Dorozhenko as his goalie coach.

Additional details of Hiroki's hockey coaching services can be found in his website and SNS;