Advanced Development Program (ADP)

What is the Advanced Development Program (ADP)?

The ADP program will:

  • develop players in pursuit of high-level hockey;
  • prepare players for opportunities at the post-secondary, provincial and national levels:
    • NCAA and U SPORTS
    • Provincial Women’s Hockey League (PWHL)
    • Hockey Canada teams
  • seek to provide training with high standards of skill development, leadership and commitment;
  • provide coaching and training at the elite level; and,
  • include U15 AAU18 AA and U22 AA (Junior) teams. These teams will continue to draw players from other levels. No player is limited by the level at which they currently play.

Who is involved with the ADP?

  • ADP Director of Operations: Tony Ricciuti
  • Advisory Committee: Rebecca Leslie, Bill Courchaine, Dan McGillis, Brendan Bell
  • Coaches of the U22AA (PW), U18AA and U15AA teams
  • PW General Manager
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