CHA Team

Individual & Small Group On Ice Instruction

CHA on ice instruction provides individual players and small groups the opportunity to participate in a structured hockey practice tailored to meet each player's needs. The objective of these private on ice sessions is to further reinforce fundamental skills of each player, while at the same time, continue to build on their foundation of skills.

Individual & Small Group Strength and Conditioning Training

The strength and conditioning program is the rock on which the total hockey player is built. Our strength and conditioning program here at Cadotte Hockey Academy rivals to no one! We focus on developing the player's physical strength, speed, quickness, endurance and overall athleticism.

Coach Smitty

D.J. Smith is currently the Head Coach coach of Ottawa Senators and will serve as the a specialty coach in summer camps and head consultant for coaching clinics.

  • 2 Memorial Cup Championships with the Windsor Spitfires 2008-2009 and 2009-2010
  • 4 years NHL player Toronto Maple Leafs and Colorado Avalanche
  • American Hockey League Saint John's Maple Leafs
  • Windsor Spitfire OHL Grad
  • Windsor Spitfire team captain
  • Windsor Minor Hockey Association Grad

Individual & Small Group Speed, Agility and Quickness (SAQ) Training

Speed, Agility and Quickness (SAQ) Training is used to improve a player's athleticism, which acts as a cornerstone when building a great hockey player. This is done using different drills that target a player's ability to move their feet and subsequently their body efficiently through space.

Goaltender Training

The Cadotte Hockey Academy mission is to develop goalies into athletes who are consistent with passion and pride for their position. Goalies will improve on angles, rebound control, skating and puck control.


Dr. Rena Citron Dry Land Trainer

 Chiropractor in practice more than 14 years; including treating NHL athletes

Dry land training for minor league hockey teams throughout windsor/essex
Active Release Techniques certified for over 14 years
Avid runner, swimmer competing in various triathlons, half-marathons and marathons
Involved in health talks and strength/endurance exercise classes throughout the windsor/essex community 

Dry land training Fridays 4:00pm-5:00pm @  Essex Arena Please  email for registration

Dr. Rena Citron,, D.C.
2475-130 McDougall, Windsor, ON N8X 3N9 (519) 969-1119
60 Keil Drive, Chatham, ON (519) 358-7158

Mark Cadotte
Danny Anger
D.J. Smith
Patrick Murphy

Coach Caddy

(519) 566-9626

Day Clinics
Summer Camps
Private Lessons
D-Man Camps
Team Camps

Coach Angs

Danny Anger is currently coach of the Tecumseh Eagles 02 team and attending Law School at the University of Windsor.

  • Partner and General Manger of CHA
  • OHL grad for the Sarnia Sting
  • Former captain for the Sarnia Sting
  • Played professionally for the Yarmouth Mariners
  • Played 3 years r for the University of Windsor, CIS
  • 7 years experience working with all levels of hockey players

Mark Cadotte is owner and head instructor of Cadotte Hockey Academy. Mark is well known and much respected in the hockey world as a powerskating/ "Game Awareness" drills  instructor. After having a very successful OHL career, Mark went on to play 10 years professionally throughout the world. After his playing days were over, Mark was part of the Windsor Spitfires two Memorial Cup Championship's staff as Head Skating Coach. Mark was very fortunate to be coached by elite coaches such as Peter Deboer (San Jose), Jack Capuano (Florida Panthers), Steve Spott (San Jose)  to name a few. As an instructor, Mark is highly respected in the area for working with players at all levels including the N.H.L., Junior and Minor Hockey Association.

Here are just a few of Mark's hockey career highlights:

  • 5 years professional hockey player in Italy and England
  • 5 years professional hockey player in Canada and Unites States
  • 4 year OHL Grad (London, Niagara Falls & Plymouth)
  • Sun County Coach and Board Member
  • 2 Time Appearance Coaching in the OHL Cup (2011&2018)
  • High Performance 1 Certified (Hockey Canada)
  • Checking Clinic Certified (Hockey Canada)
  • ‚ÄčCertified Catholic School Board Skills Expert (Hockey Canada)