When your child’s sport of choice is soccer or baseball or even football, it’s easy to grab the ball and head outside. Some of my fondest memories are of chucking the ball around with my Dad. No, this didn’t turn me into a baseball player in any extent of the term, but it was awesome to spend time with my old man without really needing to talk.
Wait, was this all part of his plan? Genius!
Fortunately for me I grew up in the middle of Alberta, so there were chances to shoot the puck around on the outdoor rink. For a lot of people, however, that’s simply not the case.
Today on the podcast we’re talking with Troy Ward. Professional hockey coach for many years, professional Dad for many more, 20 years ago Troy started Hockey & Sons, a summer hockey camp for young hockey sons and daughters as well as their moms and dads.