About MYHockey Tournaments
It is our goal at MYHockey Tournaments to provide the most rewarding tournament experience possible. We offer multiple playing dates for all classifications
in attractive locations, to bring the best matched competition together, while not forgetting that the ultimate goal is fun. Tournament sites and team hotels
are chosen to enhance your team's performance on the ice and to provide a wealth of off-ice opportunities for relaxation and enjoyment. Our staff is committed
to providing all tournament guests with excellent customer service prior to and during each of our events.
Jim Babin - President
Jim Babin has been organizing youth hockey tournaments since 1999 and founded MYHockey Tournaments in 2011. Going back to the beginning, Jim has formed divisions, set match-ups and created schedules for over 1000 separate tournaments. He has extensive experience working with teams and organizations of all levels and will continue to provide overall guidence for MYHockey Tournaments.
Jim Rhode - Vice President // Tournament Operations
Jim Rhode has worked with hotels and tournament teams since 2003 and co-founded MYHockey Tournaments in 2011. Jim was a sales manager with several hotels and resorts, including the Doral Golf Resort and Spa. Jim has worked with hundreds of hotels and thousands of teams and his experience in handling group reservations has made the process as simple as possible for the teams and our hotel partners. Jim is responsible for coordinating the hotel options in each tournament location as well overseeing the placement of the teams into the best hotel option available. Jim will also be developing a concierge program that will better enhance the team's experience while attending one of our tournaments.
Chris Field - Tournament Director
Chris Field has been organizing tournaments since 2004 and was a founding member of MYHockey Tournaments in 2011. He is the main contact for teams playing in our Midwest locations: Chicago, Holland, Nashville, Charlotte and Madison. As the day to day contact for team representatives, Chris understands the issues which often arise for coaches, managers and parents and will respond quickly and effectively to those issues.
Tim Regan - Tournament Director
Tim Regan has been organizing tournaments since 2008 and was a founding member of MYHockey Tournaments in 2011. He is the main contact for teams playing in our Eastern locations: Pittsburgh, Rochester, Philadelphia and Washington, DC. As the day to day contact for team representatives, Tim's lengthy experience in the tournament business means he is prepared to help teams prepare for our east coast events.
Patty Babin - Vice President, Finance
Patty's work is primarily "behind the scenes" but her contributions to a successful tournament are immeasurable. She works with team contacts on discount programs and payments and with referee schedulers, rink managers and other vendors to be certain that all tournaments functions are operational when your team arrives for its first game.
Neil Lodin - IT Director
Neil is the founder of MYHockey and works with volunteers across North America to prepare and provide accurate and complete rankings for thousands of teams. Neil is responsible for MYHockey Tournaments IT functions and will continue to work on further developments and improvements to the MYHockey website.
Amy O'Neal - Travel Specialist
Many of our teams and contacts may know Amy as she has been a team manager with the Nashville Jr. Predators and A-Game Admirals in Nashville and has been working with us as an on-site supervisor in Nashville, Chicago and Charlotte for several seasons. Amy's initial responsibilities will be to assist teams with their hotel and travel arrangements and help to develop our concierge program, helping teams with on-site arrangements for team parties and other activities. Prior to joining MYHockey Tournaments, Amy was with Sony Music and she has been active as a division coordinator for the Southern Youth Hockey League.