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Pass The Puck is a coaching program founded by San Diego Gulls Head Coach Dallas Eakins. Inspired by the late Roger Neilson’s positive effect and influence on coaches at every level, Pass the Puck’s vision is to emulate Roger’s kindness, generosity and dream while growing the great sport of hockey. Roger was first to help, first to share, first to support and first to listen, and he loved sharing ideas and philosophies. Click the dropdowns below to learn more about Pass the Puck's Coaching Fellowship and Seminar.

Pass the Puck's Coaching Fellowship

Pass The Puck's Coaching Fellowship is a seasonal program founded by San Diego Gulls Head Coach Dallas Eakins. The program's objective is to use the San Diego Gulls’ training camps and select regular season practice days to give talented and enthusiastic youth hockey coaches opportunities to:

  • Observe
  • Participate
  • Gain Experience
  • Share ideas and philosophies
  • Build long-lasting relationships

Designed as a program to give back to the community, continue to grow the sport in the region and provide a unique experience to chosen minor hockey coaches who give their heart, guidance, time and leadership to our sons and daughters, and look for nothing in return.

  • Participants must apply via email (nominations will be accepted but participants who apply directly will be prioritized)
  • Participants can be from anywhere in the world but must be a certified youth hockey coach with 2+ years of youth hockey coaching experience
  • Participants will be fully integrated into a day with the San Diego Gulls coaching staff
  • Participants will be encouraged to share their ideas and philosophies
  • Participants will be encouraged to continue the relationship and dialogue beyond their day with the staff

Pass The Puck's Coaching Fellowship is inspired by the late Roger Neilson’s positive effect and influence on coaches at every level. Roger was first to help, first to share, first to support and first to listen. Roger loved sharing ideas and philosophies, and Pass The Puck’s vision is to emulate Roger Neilson’s kindness, generosity and vision. All coaches are encouraged to apply by filling out the information below. Please email Jeff Goduti, and include “Pass The Puck” in the subject line, with any questions.

Pass the Puck's Coaching Seminar

The objective of Pass The Puck’s Coaching Seminar is to remove the barriers created by professional sports and give eager and inspired youth hockey coaches opportunities to learn from coaches who are among the most experienced in the sport. Designed as a program to provide a unique experience to youth hockey coaches who are eager to develop and continue to learn, Pass The Puck's Coaching Seminar is open to anyone who is interested in being involved. Each seminar is limited to 15 participants and includes:

  • One 2-hour session in the San Diego Gulls facility at Poway Ice Arena that involves white board and video room discussion. This session allows participants to ask, share and learn.
  • One ticket to an upcoming San Diego Gulls hockey game (additional tickets may be purchased at a discounted rate).
  • One exclusive Pass The Puck coaches jacket and one San Diego Gulls whistle.

The 2-hour session at Poway Ice Arena will include food and beverage. The session is hosted by Dallas Eakins and will be an open floor discussion about best practices. Dallas will utilize whiteboard and video examples to answer any questions with the focus being best practices for developing youth hockey players.

  • Participants must register and pay in advance. The opportunity is all-inclusive and costs $75.
  • Participants can be from anywhere in the world. No coaching certification or experience is required.
  • Participants must show proof of current involvement with a youth hockey team.
  • Participants are encouraged to bring materials which may be relevant to the discussion.

Specific dates will be released when available. The objective of Pass The Puck’s Coaching Seminar is to remove the barriers created by professional sports and give eager and inspired youth hockey coaches opportunities to learn from coaches who are among the most experienced in the sport. Designed as a program to provide a unique experience to youth hockey coaches who are eager to develop and continue to learn, Pass The Puck's Coaching Seminar is open to anyone who is interested in being involved. Each seminar is limited to 15 participants and includes:

  • One 2-hour session in the San Diego Gulls facility at Poway Ice Arena that involves white board and video room discussion. This session allows participants to ask, share and learn.
  • One ticket to an upcoming San Diego Gulls hockey game (additional tickets may be purchased at a discounted rate).
  • One exclusive Pass The Puck coaches jacket and one San Diego Gulls whistle.

The 2-hour session at Poway Ice Arena will include food and beverage. The session is hosted by Dallas Eakins and will be an open floor discussion about best practices. Dallas will utilize whiteboard and video examples to answer any questions with the focus being best practices for developing youth hockey players.

  • Participants must register and pay in advance. The opportunity is all-inclusive and costs $75.
  • Participants can be from anywhere in the world. No coaching certification or experience is required.
  • Participants must show proof of current involvement with a youth hockey team.
  • Participants are encouraged to bring materials which may be relevant to the discussion.

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