Cody is in his first season with the Thompson Blazers.
Cody is a hockey and skill development coach, is Power Edge Pro Certified (PEP), and has 7 years of experience helping players reach their full potential in hockey excellence. He maintains a positive learning environment to ensure players experience an encouraging and fun sport experience. Cody excels in coaching puck handling and offensive skills to forwards and defencemen. He believes the ‘hockey mind’ is the most important tool to achieve elite hockey success. Cody specializes in coaching hockey IQ, on-ice awareness, and focuses on the details of the game. He coaches the ability to think fast and quickly respond in complex game situations to make the most effective and successful decisions.
Cody grew up playing minor hockey in the Lower Mainland and in the BCHL for the Burnaby Express. This led to Cody earning a scholarship to NCAA Division 1 Hockey where he earned NCAA (CHA) All Rookie Team, NCAA (CHA) All Tournament Team, and NCAA (CHA) Champion. Following this he played nine years of professional hockey in the top leagues in France and Kazakhstan. In addition to his achievements in the NCAA, his career highlights include winning the French Cup Championship and Kazakhstan Cup Championship. Cody is the fourth all-time top scorer for Les Ducs D’Angers in France.
Cody began his hockey development career assisting with PH Development in his home town, Maple Ridge. In 2020, Cody began coaching at the North Shore Winter Club, an elite Hockey Club in North Vancouver. Upon moving with his family to Kamloops, Cody founded Cody Campbell Hockey in 2022.
Cody’s hockey career has enabled him to excel in a team environment. He is committed to encouraging long term camaraderie amongst his players. Cody has a passion for coaching hockey and enjoys seeing young players and families develop a similar love for the sport.