About Us

Based out of the Bridgewater Ice Arena, Evasive Hockey provides an instructional and competitive environment aimed at developing elite hockey players. Professional coaches, including Jim Gaudet and Doug Shepherd, ensure players reach their full potential. Our philosophy demands that players exhibit a strong work ethic, unwavering commitment, and good sportsmanship.

Jim Gaudet – Program Director & Lead Instructor
Jim played NCAA Division I hockey at Dartmouth College. He was the Head Coach at the University of Maryland for three seasons and has experience as a Skating/Skills Coach, and Director of Hockey Operations at First Line Training Center.

Doug Shepherd – Senior Advisor of Hockey Operations
A graduate of RPI, where he was Sr. Assistant Captain of the Men’s Hockey team, Doug Shepherd enjoyed a productive career at both the NCAA D1 and Minor Pro levels. Following his playing days, he worked in skating and development for the NHL’s Winnipeg Jets and helped to design & conduct preseason skating camps for elite NHL players.