Jiri Kovka

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Trener

I am 36 year old coach from the Czech Republic. I come from Marianske Lazne and I work as a head coach for one of the top organizations in the Czech Republic for over 10 years.


Education and training
2011–2014 Charles University, Prague, CZE
Faculty of Sport and Education – “A” Ice-Hockey coaching license Czech highest and internationally recognized coaching license

2002–2008 West Bohemian University,  Plzen, CZE
Faculty of Education – Master’s degree: Teacher Training for Basic Schools in the English Language and Physical Education

Experience Hockeyexperience:
– 1991-1997 HC Rokycany
– 1997-1999 HC Energie Karlovy Vary
– 1999-2001 HC Rokycany
– 2001-2002 WSHL – Las Vegas Outlaws (Nevada, USA)
– 2002-2004 HC Rokycany

Work experience:

2008 – present Elementary sport school Karlovy Vary, CZE

  • Sport classes teacher – English and Physical Education
  • Coordinating school schedule with hockey practices 

Coaching experience:

2015 – present HC Energie Karlovy Vary, CZE

  • U16 Head Coach
  • U15 Regional selects Head Coach
  • Head Coach and Methodist for sport classes (U11-U14)
  • Powerskating, stickhandling instructor

2014 – 2015 HC Energie Karlovy Vary, CZE

  • U13 and U14 Head Coach
  • U15 regional selects Assistant Coach
  • Head Coach and Methodist for sport classes (U11-U14)
  • Powerskating, stickhandling instructor

2013 – 2014 HC Energie Karlovy Vary, CZE

  • U11 and U12 Head Coach
  • U14 Regional selects Head Coach
  • Head Coach and Methodist for sport classes (U11-U14)
  • Powerskating, stickhandling instructor

2012 – 2013 HC Energie Karlovy Vary, CZE

  • U13 Head Coach
  • U14 Assistant Coach
  • Head Coach and Methodist for sport classes (U11-U14)
  • Powerskating, stickhandling instructor

2011 – 2012 HC Energie Karlovy Vary, CZE

  • U10 and U12 Head Coach
  • U14 Assistant Coach
  • Head Coach and Methodist for sport classes (U11-U14)
  • Powerskating, stickhandling instructor

2009 – 20011  HC Energie Karlovy Vary, CZE

  • U9 and U10 Head Coach
  • U11/U14 Assistant Coach

2008 – 2009 HC Energie Karlovy Vary, CZE

  • U8 and U9 Head Coach
  • U11/U12 Assistant Coach

2007–2008 HC Energie Karlovy Vary, CZE

  • U9 Head Coach

Other Hockeyexperience
2008 – 2015 Pro Hockey Academy, CZE

  • Assistant Coach
  • International Ice-Hockey Camp