Jamie enjoyed a successful junior hockey career with the Prince George Spruce Kings (BCHL), Penticton Panthers (BCHL) and the Merritt Centennials (BCHL). After concluding his junior career, Jamie went on to play for Brandon University Bobcats (CIS) and the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns (CIS). After completing his Bachelor of Arts Degree at the University of Lethbridge, Jamie went on to play professionally for the Anchorage Aces (WCHL) and Victoria Salmon Kings (ECHL)
Jamie has been instructing goaltenders for the past 19 years, while still playing he worked for the Goaltender Development Institute (GDI) for current NHL (Columbus) goalie coach Ian Clark. In the fall of 2006 after finishing his playing career, Jamie joined Dave Rathjen at ATC Goaltending where he is now a co-owner. Jamie resides in Edmonton, AB with his wife Karen and children Hope and Hudson.
Dave grew up playing AAA hockey in Penticton, B.C. before going on to a successful junior career in the WHL and BCHL. After junior, he attended the University of Alberta and played for the Golden Bears Hockey Program winning the CIS National Championship in 2005 where he graduated with his Bachelor of Physical Education Degree with a minor in sports management. After a brief stint in the UHL Dave turned his focus to coaching goaltenders full time.
Dave has been instructing goalies for the past 17 years and has gained a wealth of knowledge along his journey. Dave has been coaching at the Jr A and CIS level for the past 7 years and has worked with many current/alumni AJHL, BCHL, WHL, ACAC, and CIS goalies,
Allen has been working with ATC since the 2016 summer. Allen recently completed a lengthy playing career that included playing games for Columbus (NHL) as well as numerous games in both the ECHL and AHL. Allen is a passionate coach who relates easily with the goalies and this allows him to create an instant coach/athlete bond that creates great results!
Ryan has been working with ATC since 2014 and in that time he has been a staple at all ATC camps, clinics and academy sessions. Ryan served as the goalie coach for the Lloyd Bobcats (AJHL) as well as all Lloyd MHA Bobcat rep teams. Ryan recently finished playing for the Univ of Alberta Golden Bears where he graduated with a degree in Kinesiology. Ryan’s focused approach to playing/coaching goal allows goalies to settle in and get to work on their game.
Chris has been working with ATC since 2007 where he has brought energy and enthusiasm to each session he is on ice for. Chris played for 3 seasons in the WHL for the Kelowna Rockets and currently teaches Grade 5 in Beaumont. Chris works in an on ice lead role during all ATC MHA clinics and can be heard on ice during each 1on1 session with his infectious enthusiasm.
Rhys has been working with ATC since 2010 and before that he was a student with ATC from first-year midget till he finished his Jr career. Rhys played Jr A hockey in Grande Prairie (AJHL), Nanaimo (BCHL) and St Albert (AJHL) and just finished his education degree at Concordia Univ where he played 4 years for the Concordia Thunder (ACAC). Rhys has a passion for the technical side of playing goal and is always on the cutting edge of new technical advancements within the position.
Matt has been working with ATC since 2013 and has been the head goalie coach for Parkland Athletic Club the past 3 years. Matt is passionate about everything goaltending and is always making sure that his students not only learn something new each time they step on the ice but that they always have fun and enjoy the process of being a goalie. Matt is a fixture on staff during the hockey season as he is running MHA clinics, helping run 1on1s as well as attending numerous team practices.
Karen is in charge of all the administrative activities at ATC Goaltending. Karen has been working with ATC Goaltending for the past 8 years. Karen is the initial point of contact for all ATC Goaltending inquiries; due to the high volume of calls and emails Karen receives please allow 24-48 hours before she addresses your questions/concerns. Karen is married to ATC Co-Owner Jamie McCaig.