Position: STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING COACH
Pierre Allard is entering his fourth season with the Montreal Canadiens’ organization as strength and conditioning coach. An authority when it comes to formulating and implementing conditioning programs for hockey players, Allard spent two seasons as a consultant for the Berlin and Hamburg teams in the German DEL. He previously worked with the Rimouski Océanic of the QMJHL and the Collège Antoine-Girouard Gaulois of the Quebec Midget AAA. A graduate of Université de Montréal with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and Levels 1, 2 and 3 of the National Coaching Certification Program, Allard holds a dual citizenship, having played hockey in England and France for many years and representing the latter at the 1998 Winter Olympic Games, in Nagano.