Lakers Hire Doug Rome; Partner with Goalies by Doug

The London Lakers are pleased to announce a professional partnership with Doug Rome and his “Goalies by Doug” location in Ingersoll, Ontario.

Goalies by Doug is a first class training facility which provides top notch individualized training both on and off of the ice and also features a workout facility, nutrition education as well video instruction.

“We are thrilled to have Doug on board for our inaugural GMHL season. His track record when you look at the goalies he’s worked with in the Ingersoll area alone speaks for itself,” Says Lakers GM Hayden Maass.

For over seventeen years, Doug Rome has successfully worked with various hockey associations, analyzing and providing specialized and comprehensive training to goaltenders at all levels and all age groups.  Throughout these seventeen years, Doug has become a highly respected and much sought after goalie coach.  In 2013 he launched Goalies by Doug to best meet the demand for his progressive coaching style.

Doug Rome
Doug Rome

“Doug is someone who our guys will be able to use at their disposal both at our facility here in London as well as at his training facility in Ingersoll,” Maass continued.

“I am pleased to be named as Goaltending Coach for the 2015-16 London Lakers. I believe that opportunity is often created when challenges are met with hard work, determination, dedication and talent.  I look forward to coaching and motivating the London Lakers’ goaltenders to work past the challenges and work to exceed those opportunities,” says Rome.

The next Lakers tryout/skate is on June 7th from 3:30 – 5:00 at the London Sports Park, anybody interested in attending and seeing how they stack up to our junior talent is encouraged to email Ian Kennedy (