Puckstoppers - Media Coverage
Puckstoppers in the Media

 

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Because we are good at what we do, we receive regular accolades from various levels of the media. Below are only some of the highlights of coverage Puckstoppers has received.

(Latest events are listed at the top)

November 2006
Long-time Puckstoppers instructor Ted Monnich is hired by the ECHL's Columbia Inferno as video coach. Ted will also be working with the Inferno's NHL affiliate Toronto Maple Leafs

October 2006
-After a 3 year hiatus, Puckstoppers realigns itself with Hockeygeeks.com and London Source for Sports as a major sponsor of their schools. London Source will offer discounts, free skate sharpening and the largest goalie selection in the area.

-Long-time Puckstoppers Instructor, Yona Fioravanti follows his personal goaltending student and Puckstoppers school attendee, Billy Sauer, as he is hired by the Michigan Wolverines as their goaltending coach.

September 2006
Xilarate Sports Power Fluid joins Puckstoppers as a sponsor and as the official drink of all Puckstoppers camps.

August 2006
-Dartfish, in a media release announces to the world that Puckstoppers is the first to use their software in the hockey market.

-Puckstoppers becomes the first and only hockey or goalie school in the world to use Dartfish video software. This software is the finest on the planet and is used by countless professional teams in many major sports.

May 2006
-Alain Lemieux joins Puckstoppers as Head Shooting Instructor. Alain played 10 season of pro hockey including many in the NHL where he was a star. He has also coached professional hockey for many years and owns his own hockey training company that works with thousands of minor hockey aged players annually. Alain set many records while playing junior and his younger brother Mario Lemieux, is an NHL legend and owner of the Pittsburgh Penguins.

-Itech joins Puckstoppers as a new sponsor, joining Vaughn and Eddy Masks. (Louisville was sold and has rescinded most sponsorships for 2006)

June 2005
Rob Scremp joins Puckstoppers as a Shooting Instructor for the summer. Rob is an OHL All Star for the Memorial Cup Champion London Knights, the OHL record holder for most points ever in the playoffs and an Edmonton Oiler draft choice.

September 2004
Eddy Masks, joins Vaughn, Louisville and Armadilla as another major sponsor of Puckstoppers schools.

March 2003
Puckstoppers is the subject of a feature interview with Chris Dyson, Puckstoppers President on the 'The Face Off Hockey Show' on Broadcast Monster.com, The Internet Sports Network, heard live around the world.

January 2003
-Louisville Hockey comes on board as a major sponsor of Puckstoppers schools, joining Vaughn.

-Puckstoppers incorporates under the name Level Playing Field Sports Concepts Inc. and announces it will operate a new hockey league in London called The Just for Fun Hockey League.

-Puckstoppers is again featured on Rogers Television

-Puckstoppers is again the subject of a feature news article in the Woodstock Sentinel newspaper.

December 2002
Puckstoppers.com relaunched

November 2002
Puckstoppers is featured on Rogers Television

October 2002
-Puckstoppers is the subject of a televised feature, seen across Canada on The Canadian Learning Channel, City TV and New PL.

-Puckstoppers featured in The Londoner newspaper article.

May 2002
Vaughn Hockey comes on board as a major sponsor of Puckstoppers schools.

December 2000
While we are conducting a school, Puckstoppers is the subject of a feature on the evening sports report on KPRC, one of Houston's largest television stations. Just for fun, we put the reporter in gear and then try to teach him how to play goal...while the cameras run!

August 1999
Puckstoppers has an article published by Bauer Hockey company in it's annual 'From The Crease' magazine.

December 1998
Puckstoppers begins writing a regular column for The South London Reporter weekly newspaper

December 1994
Puckstoppers is the subject of a full page story in Urheilu Newspaper in Finland, covering our invitation by the Finnish Ice Hockey Federation and our week long tour and instruction of Finnish goaltenders from Tyke to pro.

October 1992
Puckstoppers is the Subject of an article in Business London magazine

August 1990
Puckstoppers is the subject of a feature on the evening news (Sports)

May 1988
Puckstoppers is featured on the Front Page in the Headline Stores banner of the London Free Press and in a 3/4 page article on the Front Page of the Sports Section.

 

 

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