STAFF

Martin Beauchamp

Martin Beauchamp has been the President and Head Coach of the Ottawa Valley Wolves since 2013. Martin has extensive experience in the hockey world from having played Midget AAA and in the Major Junior Quebec Hockey League (LHJMQ) until the age of 20. Martin's opportunity of being drafted and his free agent tryout in the NHL, were both respectfully denied because of his medical condition: Cystic Fibrosis.

 

For the remainder of his playing career Martin played Semi-Pro in the province of Quebec known now as the North American Hockey League (NAHL). While still playing in the NAHL, Martin started coaching at the Competitive Midget level in St-Hyacinthe and since then coached at many levels of Hockey and also been involve in Summer Hockey School. Certified High Performance 1 Coach since 2004, Martin keeps on improving his knowledge through a variety of courses.

Martin excel when faced with challenges.  Martin thrive to achieve success and bring the best out of our players. 

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Carole Cardinal

Carole Cardinal has been the Vice-President and Manager of the Ottawa Valley Wolves since 2013. Carole has extensive experience in Managing from having occupied the position of manager  the Central Ambulance Communications Centre for many years. Carole's highly developed communications skills come from her BA in Psychology and past experience as an Ambulance Communications Officer, C.A.C.C. Manager and now as an Ambulance Communications Training Officer.

 

Carole is overseeing the O.V. Wolves Hockey Academy´s day to day operations, the accommodations for the team, including apparels, required documentation, scheduling ice, referees, team activities, hotels and restaurants.

Carole's dedication and hard work is fundamental to the O.V. Wolves Hockey Academy's success. 

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Camile Cardinal-Thom

As the assistant Manager of the O.V. Wolves Hockey Academy, Camile assists in overseeing the O.V. Wolves Hockey Academy´s day to day operations, the accommodations for the team, including apparels, required documentation,  scheduling ice, referees, team activities, hotels and restaurants. 

With her knowledge in her second year of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Ottawa. Camile assists the teacher in the classroom to provide our student athletes the optimal learning experience.

 

Camile is also responsible for social media & marketing and is a great addition to our experienced staff .

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Shane Byrne 

Shane Byrne and his team of highly qualified Skating Movement Specialists, will be working with our players to fulfill their mission to integrate innovative science and technology with high performance hockey development. 

The Apex Skating team helps hockey athletes around the globe to reach new pinnacles in movement performance.

Their methodology is utilizing the principles of exercise science and biomechanics research, in their proprietary evidence-based coaching paradigm.  For more information click here.

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Nick Haince

Nick Haince and his team of university educated strength coaches at Capital Strength will be working with our players with the goal in-season to keep them healthy and active in the line up. Through mobility work, dynamic S-A-Q drills and in-season specific strength work, they keep our athletes in prime shape for on the ice.

The off-ice aspect also includes educational sessions on Principles of Training, Nutrition, Recovery Strategies, Injury Management and Mental Training Sessions. Capital Strength also offers Chiropractic and Massage Therapy services on site and an Activation band for each athlete as part of a structured warm up.

Their values: Work Ethic, Integrity, Determination and Community.

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Fred Brathwaite

Fredrick Brathwaite spent his career with the Edmonton OilersCalgary FlamesSt. Louis Blues and Columbus  Blue Jackets in the NHL before finishing his career overseas with Ak Bars KazanAvangard Omsk and Adler Mannheim. Fred Brathwaite was named Deutsche Eishockey Liga MVP in 2009

 

After his playing career, Fred worked as goaltending coach of the New York Islanders,  Adler Mannheim (Germany) and served as Hockey Canada's goaltending consultant.

Instructors at Eastern Ontario Goaltending Academy, Fred will be working with our goalies to bring them to their next level of their play. His knowledge and application of technical and tactical elements of goal tending provide his students a solid foundation to develop skills that will be useful throughout their careers.

Andrew Cobham

With over 20 years of experience, Andrew brings an innovative style and approach to goaltending which has been successfully recognized and used by goaltenders.  Andrew has coached goalies at all levels from beginners all the way through pro.  Andrew’s vast experience and talent in producing and developing young goaltenders has not gone unnoticed.  He works with many top agencies helping with consulting, scouting and training new prospects.

Andrew will be working with our goalies to bring them to their next level of their play. His knowledge and application of technical and tactical elements of goal tending provide his students a solid foundation to develop skills that will be useful throughout their careers.

Andrew identifies the goalies needs and tailors his sessions towards challenging the player to reach their highest potential.

 Andrew's passion for hockey will be reflected in our goalies.