Harrington College of Canada:
Building Campus as of June 2008
Harrington College's buildings Campus 2008
America East Hockey League "Victoria Cup" Junior A Playoff Champions 2007 - 2008 Harrington Icebergs
The Harrington Icebergs became the league first AEHL team to win back to back championships
America East Hockey League "Victoria Cup" Junior A Playoff Champions 2006 - 2007 Harrington Icebergs
Assistant Captain #18 Karl Taylor Windsor Ontario, Captain #13 Hiroki Iwasaki Tomakomai Japan holds Victoria Cup high, Assistant Captain # 61 Corey Dizaglio South Boston MA
Harrington College of Canada is a small school made up of a maximum of 90 elite hockey players from around the world. The size of HCC ensures that students receive individual attention and guidance aimed at helping them reach their fullest potential athletically, academically and socially.
Junior A Icebergs
HCC coaching staff is headed by Mario Richer. Mario was assistant coach for the Canadian National Junior Team and the Canadian National Men's Team in 2004, and is an Advanced II Level coach. He has coached in the QMJHL and Midget AAA, and was assistant coach to Team Quebec Under 17 in the world championships. He has a B.Sc. from the University of Sherbrooke.
Assistant Captain Karl Taylor Shoots at AEHL Victoria Cup Championships 2006-2007
Director of Player Development
Assistant Coach, Junior A Icebergs
The head coach of the Bantam team is former NHLer Igor Kravchuk. Igor was drafted by the Chicago Black Hawks in the 4th round in the 1991 NHL entry draft. Kravchuk went on to play for Edmonton, St Louis, Ottawa, Calgary and Florida, playing a total of 699 NHL games and accumulating 274 points. Igor won several gold medals with team Russia at international competition.
Director of Goaltending
The head goalie instructor for the school is former Montreal Canadien Vincent Riendeau. Mr. Riendeau player 184 NHL games with Mtl, St Louis, Detroit and Boston. Mr Riendeau also played in Europe, including Russsia. Mr. Riendeau has established himself as one of the most sought-after goalie instructors in Quebec.
Strength and Conditioning Coach
Harrington Icebergs Captains receive the America East Hockey League Regular Season Champions Award 2006-2007
Dr. Gordon Bloom
Mental Conditioning Coach
Dr. Gordon Bloom is an Associate Professor of Sport Psychology in the Department of Kinesiology & Physical Education at McGill University. His teaching and research interests focus on creating an ideal environment for young athletes. He examines the knowledge and leadership skills of team sport coaches, and how their knowledge and behaviours impact the growth and development of young athletes. Dr. Bloom’s research program has answered questions on the strategies employed by team sport coaches in terms of team building, communication, coaching style, decision making practices, leadership styles, and behaviours. Dr. Bloom's role with HCC is to help our students both in the classroom and on the ice. As an applied sport psychology practitioner, Dr. Bloom has worked with Canadian Olympic athletes, in a variety of sports, including those who have won medals. More specifically, Gordon is currently working with a number of Olympic hopefuls at our National Training Centre in Montreal, where he oversees the implementation of a neurofeedback training program that is designed to help improve athletes’ anxiety management, concentration, and confidence skills. This program is funded by Sport Canada and is designed to help Canadian athletes perform well at the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games.
Specific to hockey, Dr. Bloom has worked in the NHL, AHL, QMJHL, CIS, Midget AAA, and all levels of minor hockey. Gordon has also appeared on radio (The Team sports-radio network, CBC radio), television (CTV National News, CBC, Global), and in the print media (Montreal Gazette, Ottawa Citizen), where he has discussed various aspects of achieving peak performance in sport.
(AEHL Junior "A" 2007-2008 League North All-Stars Selection & Game MVP)
2006 Regular Season