AAA & AA Spring Hockey hockey training Hockey Development

​​​​​EST  2011

NWB Strength & Conditioning Coach Andrew Sharp 

Andrew Sharp is the Owner and Head of Player Development of SharpShooter Hockey Training, a nationally certified strength and conditioning coach, and a former hockey player with 10 years of professional playing experience in North America and Europe.   Andrew combines his vast knowledge of training athletes with his professional hockey playing experience to help his players reach their hockey career goals.  After playing junior A hockey in the BCHL, SJHL and MJAHL, he played over 400 games of professional hockey, winning a European Elite League Championship (EIHL) with the Sheffield Steelers, 3 English Premier League (EPL) championships with the Guildford Flames and Manchester Phoenix.  Andrew also holds a first aid license at the First Responder Level 3 with Spinal and AED Endorsements, and an Emergency Medical Responder certificate from Justice Institute of British Columbia. 
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NWB Goalie Coach Lynden Sammartino 

Lynden Sammartino is the owner/operator of LSGC goaltending and also the Goaltending coach for the Victoria Royals of the WHL and Valley West Hawks of the MML. Lynden has a deep knowledge of the position and has worked with several professional level goaltenders over his 9 years as a Professional Coach. Lynden was mentored by Columbus Blue Jackets goaltending coach Ian Clark and Philadelphia Flyers Development goaltending coach Brady Robinson.

NWB Head Coach Nick Boorman  

Nick Boorman has worked with the RMMHA Skill Development team and is currently the Head Coach of 2017-18 Midget A2 team. After a brief junior playing career that included stops in central Alberta and the here in Lower mainland. Nick has naturally transitioned into coaching, first in 2014 as the Head Coach of the Ridge Meadows Rustlers Peewee A2 team where he was selected as the A Program Coach of the Year. Nick has coached a verity of caliber of players including PeeWee Flight 1,3, & 5 and believes that each and every time out is an opportunity to learn and better himself as a coach and mentor to players of all ages. 

​NWB Defense Coach Dwayne Skellern

Coming soon. 

​NEW - NWB Head Coach ... Coming Soon !!


NWB Hockey Development is in search of 2 -3 Head Coaches

for the upcoming Spring 2019 season Mar - June. 

Interested Coaches please email resume: 

or Call/Text NWB Director of Hockey Bob Stecher 604-838-7575.

- Strong Hockey Community 175 Families Develop with NWB 

​- Believe in Skating & Work Ethic leads to better development

​- Excellent compensation

​- Organized schedule well in advance of season. 


NWB Head Coach Darcy Frederick

 Darcy Frederick has had a decorated playing career, including a PIJHL championship and league MVP, to becoming an established coach. Darcy's teams have always been built on hard work, speed and team play. With 10 years coaching experience ranging from Midget AAA to H2, Darcy's philosophy is based on strong team play with a heavy focus on fundamental skills and the importance of understanding hockey principles. 

Darcy believes that your child's all around game can improve with a combination of intensity, repetition and instant feed back from the coach.  Darcy is the Head Coach of the NWB 2004 AAA & 2007 AAA.  

Spring Hockey Team in Langley

NWB Program Director Bob Stecher 


Currently in his 12th year of coaching, Bob uses his experience, knowledge and vision for the game in every development session.  Together with the efforts and dedication of all the  coaches, the NWB family has grown to more than 150+ kids.

Known for his development, Bob works the players in a fast-paced, always moving environment. Attention to detail with exceptional edge work, top end angling and body contact instruction. Bob's vision of the game, how he sees the game, makes Coach Bob different than the rest. He expects his kids to work hard and always be learning. To date, Bob has directly contributed to the Development of past players that have moved to exceptional levels. (6 Pro Players - 2 NHL, 1 KHL, 2 ECHL & 1 AHL),  (13) NCAA Scholarships and (20+) WHL Players. NWB Hockey is original, honest and straight forward development. We encourage leaders and strive to create better kids first. Coach Bob has recently been hired as a lead instructor at the prestigious "West Coast Prep Camp"