Trevor Gallant – Owner & Director of Hockey Operations

About Trevor Gallant

As the 7th highest scorer in OHL history; former member of Team Canada and after a 16 year professional hockey league career Trevor Gallant has returned to London to offer minor hockey players instructional on-ice sessions; instructed by professional hockey players.
Trevor has combined his Hockey Canada experiences with his European coaches influences to construct a minor hockey development curriculum that he believes will help every player through the progressions that will both allow them to develop their skills, as well as their love of the game.
With professional instruction from Trevor and his guest instructors, players will learn the proper technical skills, as well as the tactical decision making to allow minor hockey players to excel. Trevor is also an area scout for the Hamilton Bulldogs of the OHL.

Born:  London, Ontario          Nickname:  “T-Bone” or “Bull Dog”

Minor Hockey:

  • London Jets AAA – Minor Atom to Major Atom
  • Greater London Hockey Association AAA – Minor Peewee to Minor Bantam

Playing Career:

  • London Nationals – Western Jr. B
  • Kitchener Rangers – OHL (Captain)
  • Team Canada U18 (1992)
  • North Bay Centennials – OHL (Captain)
  • Team Canada – National Men’s Program (1997-98)
  • 16 years – Professional in Europe – Trevor’s Full Playing Career

Coaching/Scouting Career:

  • Player/Assistant Coach – 2001-02 Manchester Storm
  • Assistant Coach – 2011-12 – London Jr. Knights Major Bantam AAA
  • Assistant Coach – 2012-13 London Jr. Knights Minor Midget AAA
  • Head Coach – 2013-14 London Jr. Knights Minor Atom AAA
  • Head Coach – 2014-15 London Jr. Knights Major Atom AAA
  • Head Coach – 2016-17 London Jr. Knights Major Peewee AAA
  • Area Scout – 2015-17 Hamilton Bulldogs – OHL

Highlights:

  • Drafted in the 1st round (6th overall) to Kitchener Rangers (OHL)
  • 7th highest scorer in OHL History
  • Spengler Cup Gold Medal Champions – 1997
  • German National Champions – Straubing Tigers – 2005-06
  • Alliance Champions – 2014-15 London Jr. Knights Major Atom AAA

Randall Wilcox – Director of Program Development

Born:  London, Ontario          Nickname:  “Willy”

Minor Hockey:

  • London Jets AAA – Minor Atom to Major Atom
  • Greater London Hockey Association AAA – Minor Peewee to Major Bantam

Education:

  • Technical Design Diploma – Fanshawe College
  • Honors Bachelor of Commerce – Laurentian University
  • Chartered Professional Accountant
  • High Performance 1 Certified

Playing Career:

  • Thamesford Trojans – OHA Jr. C
  • Strathroy Blades – Western Jr. B (Assistant Captain)
  • Aylmer Aces – Western Jr. B (Assistant Captain)
  • Windsor Lancers – OHA/CIS
  • Woodstock Navy Vets – OHA Sr. A

Coaching/Scouting Career:

  • Assistant Coach – 2013-14 London Jr. Knights Minor Atom AAA
  • Assistant Coach – 2014-15 London Jr. Knights Major Atom AAA
  • Head Coach – 2015-16 London Jr. Knights Major Peewee AAA
  • Head Coach – 2016-17 London Jr. Knights Minor Bantam AAA
  • Assistant Coach – 2017-18 Thamesford Trojans – OHA Jr. C
  • Assistant Coach – 2018-19 London Nationals – GOJHL Jr. B
  • Assistant Coach – 2019-2020 London Nationals – GOJHL Jr. B

Highlights:

  • All Ontario OHA Jr. C Champions – Thamesford Trojans
  • Western Jr. B Finalists – Aylmer Aces
  • Western Jr. B All Star Game
  • Alliance Champions – 2014-15 London Jr. Knights Major Atom AAA
  • Western Conference Champion- 2018-19 London Nationals
  • Sutherland Cup finalist – 2018-19 London Nationals

Brett Welychka – Head Instructor – On-Ice Development

Born:  London, Ontario          Nickname:  “Welly” or “Welych”

Minor Hockey:

  • London Jr. Knights & Elgin-Middlesex Chiefs AAA – Minor Atom to Minor Midget

Playing Career: 

  • London Nationals  – Western Jr. B
  • London Knights – OHL
  • Belleville Bulls – OHL (Captain)
  • Carlton Ravens – OUA/CIS
  • Brett’s Full Playing Career

Highlights:

  • Drafted in 5th round to London Knights (OHL)
  • Scholastic Player of the Year
  • 2-time Hardest Working Player of the Year
  • 2012 – Toronto Maple Leafs Development Camp
  • 2013 – Tampa Bay Lightning Development & Main Camp
  • 2014 – Chicago Blackhawks Rookie Camp (2 goals in 2 games)
  • 2015-16 – CIS Rookie of the Year & 1st All-Star Team

Education:

  • Currently attending Carleton Univesity – Business Program

Josh Castle – Head Instructor – On-Ice Development

Born: London, Ontario          Nickname: “Cas”

Minor Hockey:

  • London Jr. Knights AA/AAA – Minor Atom to Major Midget

Playing Career: 

  • London Nationals

Highlights:

  • 2014- OFSAA champion
  • 2018- Grade 12 Athlete of the Year award
  • 2018/2019- Western Conference Champion
  • 2018/2019- Sutherland Cup finalist

Education:

  • Previously attended South Collegiate Institute
  • Currently attending Western Univesity – Criminology Program

Blake Mcconnell-Barker – Head Instructor – On-Ice Development

Born: London, Ontario          Nickname: “Barks”

Minor Hockey:

  • London Jr. Knights AA/AAA – Minor Atom to Major Midget

Playing Career: 

  • Komoka Kings

Highlights:

  • 2014- OFSAA champion
  • 2017/2018- Attended Top Prospects Major Midget game
  • Current Captain of the Komoka Kings

Education:

  • Previously attended South Collegiate Institute
  • Currently attending Western Univesity – Buisness Program

Jesse Sherriff

Jesse pursued a career in coaching to fulfill the unbridled drive for fitness that he has developed after years of competing in and coaching sports including hockey, lacrosse, many martial arts disciplines, and functional fitness. He took an interest in CrossFit because of its community atmosphere and intense discipline, both of which he has grown to love and crave.

“The priority as your coach is to ensure that everyone has the tools to be successful in a health and wellness program, whatever that might mean to each individual. It is my purpose to assess, plan and implement programs that direct achievement through fitness and in doing so encourage success in all areas of life.”

Current Coaching Roles:

Head Coach/Partner at WLCF
Head Coach/Founder of Sherriff’s Performance Academy
Coach at WODprep
Canadian Functional Fitness Federation (Athlete Committee)
Affiliate coach for Zen Athlete and TAG Hockey
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