Coach Profile

Canadian Hockey Association
Wayne joined the CHA as Vice president, Hockey on August 16th, 2000 ... Was named Associate Coach for Canada's 2002 Men's Olympic Team on November 8, 2000 ... Fleming guided Canada's National Men's Team to it's first ever Deutschland Cup victory in November, 2000 ... In 1990, Fleming became the assistant coach/ GM of the Canadian National Olympic Program ... During his tenure, helped guide the Canadian Team to a Silver Medal at the 1992 Winter Olympics in Albertville, France

Background
Has a wealth of experience from the amateur, collegiate, international and professional levels ... Was assistant coach with the Phoenix Coyotes during the 1999-2000 season ... An assistant coach with the New York Islanders from 1997 to1999 ...Prior to joining the Islanders in 1997-98, Fleming gained European coaching experience at the professional level when he coached Leksand in the Swedish Elite League for four seasons (1992-96) ... Coached Kloten in the Swiss Elite league in 1997 and Landshut of the German League for one season ... Served eight years as head coach of the University of Manitoba Bisons ... Won back-to-back Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) championships in 1982-83 and 1983-84 ... Won GPAC Coach of the Year honours in 1981-82 and 1983-84 ... Was selected as the CIAU Coach of the Year in 1983-84 ... Still holds school records for wins and games coached.

Personal
Wayne and wife Carolyn have two daughters, Angie (28) and Allie (25) and twosons, Jarett (20) and Jordan (15) ... Has two grandchildren, Yannek (22 mos.)and Kiara (2 mos.) ... Resides in Calgary, AB ... Hometown: Winnipeg. MB ...Birthplace: Snow Lake, MB ... Lists Clare Drake, George Kingston and Dave Kingas his coaching mentors