Helping Coaches with Bench Management and the Game Day Experience

"Players love routine, parents love routine."

In episode three of the Directors Club with Mike Bonelli, Mike is joined by Tim Bothwell, Assistant Coach of the Danish Women’s Ice Hockey Team, and Gino Cavallini, Chicago Mission Hockey Director, as the three discuss why bench management is important and ways that organizing the game day structure and experience can be beneficial for success in youth hockey.

“Players love routine, parents love routine. Anytime we can give our youth athletes the ability to create consistency on game day, it will help us in our overall goal of preparing them for the game.”

Check it out for FREE and join us for webinar four by signing up below!


You can catch the fourth webinar on Tuesday, February 8th @ 10:30 am PST. 

Mike will offer up strategies on the best ways to develop your ice schedules to accommodate for team and individual player development. He’ll be joined by USA Hockey Coach-in-Chief for the state of Montana and the Associate Head Coach of the Montana State University Bobcats, Pete Kamman, and Vaasan Sportin Juniorit Club Coach, David Laszlo.

Register below to save your spot for FREE! You will receive an email with the webinar link following registration.

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Michael Bonelli

Currently the owner of Mike Bonelli Hockey Solutions, Bonelli has over 35 years of program building and planning experience for ice hockey. He has coached at every level of hockey and is considered as an expert in youth hockey programming, development, retention, and communication.

Bonelli currently works in advisory roles with some of the best support groups in the business of hockey including USA Hockey, USA Floorball, NHL teams like the NY Rangers, NY Islanders and NJ Devils, The Coaches Site, Power Player assessment program, CoachThem drill and practice software, Edge Boss Hockey training aids.

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