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Mitch Giguere, ChPC, is the father of four children and a passionate hockey coach, currently working as a coach for the Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod (KHL) and living in Nizhny Novgorod. He just started his second year pro overseas. Mitch Giguere is the founder of Behind The Bench, a place to help coaches. For the past 14 years, Mitch spend his life travelling and coaching at every level. From the Timbits, to the AAA Midget as well as CJHL, USports and the CHL. Mitch know's the POE program by working with Team U13 to U16 in Quebec.


Mitch has his High Performance 2 from Hockey Canada and has an Advanced Coaching Diploma (NCCP4) from the Canadian Sports Institute. At the end of the day, Mitch is only a coach who's doing his homework to get better. His knowledge in hockey and asset with using the technology has helped him over his career to work at the Junior level and Pro levels. Within all his years of coaching, Mitch was lucky to have the opportunity to work with many high level hockey players and great human beings. 

With his busy schedule, Mitch found the time to be a writer for the Coaches Site and CoachThem several times a month and more.

You can follow his popular video breakdown on Twitter @Coach_Mitch85 and follow his Facebook Page Behind The Bench for more great hockey content. EP Link: Coach Mitch