The Debaters

Hockey parents are the unsung heroes of hockey

Kelly Taylor and Sean Lecomber fight to come out on top-shelf with their Brandon, Manitoba audience when they question the value of hockey parents to the sport.
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Kelly Taylor and Sean Lecomber fight to come out on top-shelf with their Brandon, Manitoba audience when they question the value of hockey parents to the sport.

Hockey dad Kelly Taylor says that the parents' support and dedication score high in his books.

As a hockey parent to three boys, you're not only selfless with your time, but your wallet. As my 1988 Astro van is not a fashion statement.- Kelly Taylor

But hockey parent and coach Sean Lecomber thinks the parents' behaviour crosses the blue line!

We bring our undiagnosed mental illness and unresolved childhood trauma to the rink, it mixes with radiation from the bleacher heaters and before you know it we're reminding a 12 year-old referee how many teams are on the ice.- Sean Lecomber

It's time to hit the ice and click play now!