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Hockey Canada president and CEO Tom Renney has been in and out of hockey rinks his entire life, and still remembers the impact his minor coaches had on not only his career in the game, but his life as well. Every month Tom will be sharing his thoughts on topics ranging from the women’s game to coaching, all at a grassroots level.

TOM’S TALKS: MAY 2017
Spring has sprung, and the president and CEO talks about the importance of hanging up the skates in the offseason, and why young players should broaden their horizons.
The legacy of nationals with Tom’s Talks
The president and CEO looks at national championships, their legacy and the impact they have on communities and players.
Taking a look back with Tom’s Talks
The president and CEO reflects on the last seven months and hopes positive memories were made during the hockey season.
All about inclusiveness with Tom’s Talks
The president and CEO is focused on growing sledge hockey and making sure every Canadian has the opportunity to play.
The outdoor game with Tom’s Talks
The president and CEO wants Canadians – new players and experienced ones – to get back to basics on the outdoor rink.
World Juniors legacy with Tom’s Talks
The president and CEO discusses his favourite holiday tradition, the World Juniors, and the legacy left behind in Canada.
Coaching 101 with Tom’s Talks
The president and CEO discusses all things grassroots coaches, what they can expect, and why having fun can go a long way.
A new season with Tom’s Talks
As the puck drops on the 2016-17 season, what can parents and players expect? The president and CEO shares a few tips.
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