Saturday, February 20, 2016

Brian Dunford Leading the Way in Erzurum Turkey

February 19, 2016 
By B.C. Ryan

                                                2015-16 Coach Turkish National Team

                                            2011-12 Season Leading Club to Semi Finals

Brian Dunford is assistant coach for the Turkish U20 and U18 National Team. Brian’s responsibility included working with the defense and physical fitness. Brian before coached fifteen of the U20 National Team players in 2012. To Brian credit; these players won 6 national Championships, 3 international tournaments, U17 Turkish Cup and U18 World Championship in 2015. He returned this year to Erzurum to play for Erzurum BB. He is captain of club and directs the fitness program for Super League and U18 Club. “Brian has had a positive affect on the development of every player in Erzurum,” said Keith McAdams Head Coach. “Brian brings to club a sense of professionalism that is essential to the develop of hockey in Turkey. His fitness program will play dividends for us for years to come.”