Surrey Minor Hockey has announced that Dynamo Hockey director Denis Semenov has been hired as their new coach coordinator and director of player development.
Semenov is well known around the Lower Mainland as an exceptional skating instructor. Last season he was head coach of Vancouver Thunderbirds Peewee A1 team.
He played minor hockey at BWC and Junior A in the BCHL and AJHL, as well as Junior B hockey in the PIJHL.
As a Russian/Canadian, Denis has travelled frequently to Russia where he trained extensively with the Soviet Red Army Hockey Team. While in Russia, he was trained in all aspects of power skating, skills development and delivery techniques.