Finland’s Urpo Ylönen: The Goalie Coach Who Found a Niche on the Ice
The Solopreneur Life
FEBRUARY 27, 2014
Before 2002, no Finnish goaltender had ever held a starting role in the National Hockey League. A few hockey programs, including next-door-neighbor Sweden, are trying to duplicate the organizational training system that Upi has built in Finland. Related posts: Solopreneurs, Who’s Your Mentor? T he Niche: Teaching young hockey players in Finland how to be goaltenders.