Vimy Hockey is Edmonton’s premier hockey academy. Located in central Edmonton, Vimy Hockey provides student-athletes with a combination of high-end academics and sports training from grades 7-12. Vimy Hockey focuses on a variation of themes and units to maximize on-ice development and athletic movement. Away from the rink, Vimy Hockey student-athletes receive off-ice training, exposure to multiple sports and activities as well as classroom sessions that focus on character building, leadership and goal-setting.
Vimy Hockey is filled with students and staff that have a combined vision of creating an environment which fosters self-respect and builds confidence.
Vimy Hockey student-athletes receive the highest level of instruction both on and off the ice from a staff with years of experience at the elite levels of hockey including the AJHL, NCAA, WHL, AHL and NHL.
Our Staff Includes:
Nathan Dempsey – Former NHL’er
Zack Dailey – Asst. coach/ Grant MacEwan Griffins Men’s Hockey Team
Kurtis Mucha – Goaltending Development Coach for the Edmonton Oil Kings
Dan Auchenberg – Head Coach of the 3-time Esso Cup National Champion St.Albert Slash
Lindsay McAlpine – Head Coach of the Grant MacEwan Griffins Women’s Hockey team
Vimy Hockey has a track record of excellence as evidenced by our alumni:
Kirby Dach – Chicago Blackhawks 3rd overall pick in the 2019 NHL Entry Draft
Carter Hart – Philadelphia Flyers second round pick 2016 NHL entry draft
Sam Steel – Anaheim Ducks 1st. Round pick 2016 NHL entry draft
Matthew Robertson – New York Rangers 2nd round pick 2019 NHL entry draft
Mackenzie Hewitt – Minnesota Duluth Women’s Hockey Team