Testimonials

“Steve Thomson is a key figure in the development of players and organizations. We have worked together for years and he knows exactly what its required for players to get to the next level. He shares a passion for two things, great hockey and helping players reach their dreams, be that Juniors, College or the Pros. “

~ David Cole, Casper Coyotes WSHL

Coach Dave ColeHead Coach / GM Casper Coyotes

“Coach Thomson was instrumental in my skill and career development. The skating and scoring program made my game stronger. Coach Thomson personally introduced me to a wide network of scouts, coaches and managers that helped me to reach my college goals. Coach Thomson is the real hockey deal.”

Jon HaunFranklin Pierce University Ravens

“The Coaches of HPL treated me like a pro every day and now I get play like one. Coach Thomson saw potential in me and helped put me in the best position to reach my college hockey dream. Coach Thomson is the reason I’m playing at this level.”

Tyler KupkaCasper Coyotes WSHL Jr. A

“I’d like to thank Coach Thomson, for helping me change everything around in 1 year by showing me what it takes to be a professional. He made the calls and gave me the right advice to get my hockey career back on track. His experience and result oriented training methods worked the best to develop me as a quality player and person.”

Nick PagliacciLindenwood University-Belleville Lynx & Southern Oregon Spartans WSHL

“Getting to College I realized how much of an impact HPL really had on my game. From my speed, to my stride, to my mental edge, it was clear that HPL helped to get me where I am today. Every day I work to get better and focus on things I learned from HPHD both on and off the ice. I keep working with HPL so I can move towards accomplishing my goals.”

Abby ClearyQuinnipiac Bobcats & Shattuck St. Mary’s

During my training with Coach Thomson, I took a lot away from not only the game of hockey but from life. The professional coaches pushed me to be the best player I could be on the ice and instilled in me the values of being a good sport, hard worker, competitor, and great team player. All of those things helped me get to the NCAA Division I level and become a better person and teammate. Coach Thomson played a vital role in helping me accomplish my dream of playing college hockey

Caitlin OleksaCulver Academies & Clarkson University

Coach Thomson trained me during a crucial development stage in my athletic career. The on- and off-ice training enabled me to exceed the expectations during fitness testing for the Kitchener Rangers as well as the Edmonton Oilers. The development that is provided by Coach Thomson’s training, instills fundamentals that are crucial for success in today’s game, giving young athletes the competitive advantage in speed, agility, and endurance. I gained the necessary attributes that enable athlete…

Matt PepeFormer Captain OHL Cup Champions Kitchener RangersTeam Canada 2009 FISU Winter Games and the UBC Thunderbirds