Coach Ryan

About me


Coach Ryan is the lead instructor and founder of RCHD.

He went to Concordia University where he played for the Concordia Thunder while receiving his BA in Psychology as well as his Teaching Degree. Since then, Ryan has been working as a Teacher with the Surrey School District, teaching grade five. Coach Ryan and Kelsey live in Walnut Grove with their two boys and are looking forward to seeing your child out on the ice!

Coaching Experience

  • Head Coach for Cloverdale Atom A2
  • Private Instruction with BCHL and WHL Players
  • Head Coach with Elite Skating for 4.5 years
  • Coach 1 Certificate
  • Coach 2 Certificate
  • First Responders First Aid

Player Experience

  • Hockey background and accomplishments:
    • ACAC Hockey League Most Valuable Player (2006).
    • ACAC Hockey League First Team All-Star (2006).
    • ACAC Hockey League Scoring Title (2006).
    • Concordia Hockey Team Scoring Leader (2006).
    • Concordia Hockey Most Valuable Player (2006).
    • Concordia Hockey Team Scoring Leader (2005).
    • Concordia Hockey Team Scoring Leader (2003).
    • Concordia Hockey Team MVP (2003).
    • Concordia Hockey Team Rookie of the Year (2003).
    • Concordia Male Athlete of the Year Award (2003).
    • ACAC Hockey League Rookie of the Year (2003).
    • ACAC Playoff Scoring Leader (2003).
    • ACAC Championship (2003).
  • Received an Athletic Scholarship to Concordia University College of Alberta
  • Played Junior A hockey for the Quesnel Millionaires and Powell River Kings. Won the following awards:
    • Powell River Kings Scoring Leader (2002)
    • Powell River Three Stars Winner (was named a game star the most on the team)
    • Played for North Delta Minor Hockey Association