Coach Grady is a self proclaimed "hockey-lifer" who at 35 years old, already has 20 years of skills training and coaching experience. Starting when he was just 15 years old, Grady would work in the summers/off-seasons as a "junior instructor" with Draft Choice Hockey School, based out of Mississauga, Ontario.
After a premature end to his playing career due to injuries, Coach Grady would immediately get bitten by the coaching bug after stepping behind the bench for the Virginia Wild 18u AA team, and teaching private and group lessons with world renowned power skating coach, Wendy Marco, with ColdRush Hockey.
In the subsequent years before starting BTB Hockey Grady served as Langley High School Varsity Head Coach (6 years - two time NVSHL all-star coach), Head Coach Loudoun Nforcers 18u AA., Lead Skills Instructor with Draft Choice Hockey. Hardcore Hockey, Loudoun Hockey Academy. hockey schools and currently scouts for the El Paso Rhinos of the North American Hockey League (Jr. A).
Coach Grady has trained and continues to train players of all ages and skill levels, from NHL, College, Junior, Beer Leaguers, to mini-mites