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Global Sport Academy (Village Sports) and Airdrie Minor Hockey Association announce a partnership to revolutionize player development and support within the Airdrie hockey community.

In collaboration with AMHA, Global Sport Academy (Village Sports) has been selected as the contracted partner to bolster the high-performance and elite streams within the AMHA draw zone. This partnership will focus on fostering synergy, consistency, and simplification in player development. Global Sport Academy (Village Sports) will introduce a comprehensive team-integrated individual player development program aimed at enhancing physical and character/leadership training for athletes. Additionally, a cross-functional team support and coach mentorship model will be implemented to provide athletes, families and coaches with increased resources and support.

The launch of the STIX Goaltending division marks a significant milestone for Village Sports, STIX Hockey and the hockey community at large.

[Calgary, Alberta] - [September 1, 2023] - Village Sports and STIX Hockey, a premier and elite sports development organization, is thrilled to announce the launch of its new Goaltending Division under the exceptional leadership of Colin Cooper. Born and raised in Calgary, Alberta, Colin brings a wealth of experience and a passionate approach to his role as head of the STIX Goaltending Division.

A unique opportunity for aspiring and highly motivated elite youth hockey players in our local communities.

[Airdrie, Alberta] - [June 16, 2023] - We are pleased to announce an exciting partnership between Global Sport Academy (Village Sports), Airdrie Minor Hockey Association (AMHA) and the Airdrie Elite Hockey Committee (AEHC), aimed at providing a unique opportunity for aspiring and highly motivated young hockey players in our local communities. The initiative seeks to boost the development of elite-level players by offering cutting-edge coaching, resources, and training opportunities during the competitive hockey season.

The Global Airdrie Campus will see some changes in Coaching Staff for the 2023 - 2024 school year that we are excited to announce.

Village Kids is excited to offer a land-based sport and wellness program to help the young hockey  players and their families get the right start in sport by introducing skills based on child development  principles designed to light up the body and the mind, building connections and confidence that carries  over into the home, school and playground.