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 was the Founder and President of both Advanced Tournaments (1999) and MYHockey Tournaments in 2011. Going back to the beginning,
Jim has formed divisions, set match-ups and created schedules for over 800 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
Prior to joining Advanced Tournaments in 2003 and co-founding 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 will make the
process as simple as possible for your team. Jim is responsible for working with team representatives to place teams in the best hotel
Chris Field - Tournament Director
Chris Field joined Advanced Tournaments in 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 and Fort Wayne. 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 joined Advanced Tournaments on a full-time basis in 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, Washington, DC and Charlotte. 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 - Director, IT
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.