21 Mar Adam Douglas
Hockey Canada & York University
Sports Performance & Head Strength Coach
Adam Douglas, MSc., RSCC*D CSCS is the Manager, Sports Performance for Hockey Canada Men’s High Performance Teams and IST Lead, Strength and Conditioning for Hockey Canada Women’s High Performance Teams. He has been a member of teams that won a gold medal at the 2015 and 2018 Men’s World Juniors, Sochi 2014 Olympic Games, and 2012 Women’s World Championship. In his roles with Hockey Canada, Adam oversees all elements of the sports performance program for the World Juniors and U18 Men’s programs, as well as manages the Strength and Conditioning Coaches for the U-18, Development, and National Women’s Team. Along with his work with Hockey Canada, Adam is the Head Strength and Conditioning Coach at York University in Toronto, Ontario where he oversees the training of 13 varsity teams. Prior to York, he was the Conditioning Coach with the Ottawa Senators in the National Hockey League.
Further to his practical experience, Adam is working on completing his PhD from York University where he is studying on-ice player monitoring in elite ice hockey players. He is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Coach (CSCS) and Registered Strength and Conditioning Coach with Distinction (RSCC*D) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association and is a Certified Exercise Physiologist (CEP) through the Canadian Society of Exercise Physiologists.