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DARIEN SKATING SCHOOL

SCHEDULE & EVENTS


Clark Jones - HSA Founder & Head Instructor
Posted Jan 10, 2017

Playing Career:  Deerfield Academy, Union College (NCAA Division 1 Captain 2000-2001), played professionally with the St. Louis Blues & Ottawa Senators Affiliate.

Coaching Career: Elite Skills Instructor.  20 years coaching beginners to elite players, including current college and professional players.  Clark has coached various teams throughout New England to state and regional titles.  

Personal: Clark resides in New Canaan, CT with his wife Christi and their three children Cody, Tenley, and Natalie.

 
Chris Gragnano - Founder of Total Hockey Development, Head Skills Instructor
Posted Mar 22, 2017

Playing Career:  Chris Gragnano grew up playing hockey in Hazlet, New Jersey. He played high school at Christian Brothers Academy, where in his senior year he was named team captain. That year he was also named to the All-County and All-State teams.  Upon graduation he went on to play hockey at Providence College. After some time with the Friars he went on to Vermont where he joined the Green Mountain Glades of the EJHL. 

Coaching Career:  Chris is the founder of Total Hockey Development, an advising and skill development program.  As an elite skill development instructor Chris has worked with many of the elite players in the world. Currently an Assistant Coach at The Gunnery School, Chris has also coached many nationally ranked youth teams, has won Regional championships, brought teams to nationals  and was named coach in the 2011 AYHL All Star Game. 

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Sean Hurley - Skills Instructor
Posted Jan 10, 2017

Playing Career:  Northfield Mt. Hermon (Captain), Chicago Steel USHL, Brown University (NCAA Division 1 Captain 2007-2008), AHL (San Jose Sharks Affiliate), ECHL, CHL.

Coaching Career: Elite Skills Instructor.  Has spent 8 years coaching beginners to elite players through skills sessions and with the New Canaan Winter Club & Ice Cats organizations. 

Personal:  Sean resides in New Canaan, CT with his wife Kate.

 
Christi Jones - Skating Instructor
Posted Jan 11, 2017

Skating Career: Triple Gold medalist in figures, freestyle, and field moves. Over the course of her skating career she trained in St. Louis MO, Dallas TX, Madison WI, Denver CO, and Colorado Springs at the Broadmoor.

Coaching Career: Currently the Head Figure Skating Pro at the New Canaan Winter Club. In her 16 years of teaching, Christi has worked with a range of skaters from beginners to national competitors, and is a Power Skating coach training hockey beginners to high-end talent in the biomechanics of skating. Christi has also been a Strength and Conditioning coach, Metabolic Typing Advisor, and Holistic Lifestyle coach.

Personal: Christi resides in New Canaan, CT with her husband Clark and three children Cody, Tenley, and Natalie.

 
Nick Jermain - Skills Instructor (Quinnipiac University)
Posted Apr 17, 2017

Playing Career - Arrived at Quinnipiac from the Merritt Centennials of the BCHL ... Scored 29 goals and assisted on 25 more for 54 points in 54 games with the Centennials ... Led the team in game-winning goals ... Earned the team’s Leadership and Ability Award, as well as the Coaches Award.

Personal: Born in Norwalk, Connecticut ... Son of Patricia and Bob Jermain ... Majoring in business.

Highlights - https://twitter.com/QU_MIH/status/835649619401015297

 
Jake Granito - Skills Instructor On/Off Ice
Posted Jan 12, 2017

Playing Career - New Canaan Winter Club, New Canaan High School (Captain, All-FCIAC, All-State, 2x FCIAC Champion), Millbrook School, CT Oilers (EJHL), CT Yankees (USPHL), Arizona State University. 

Coaching Career - Skills Instructor. 

 
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