Game On Magazine September 2015 - Page 43

M ark and Michael Stone and their pal Ryan Garbutt have been training with Richard Burr since their early teens. Maybe that’s part of the reason why they’re all playing in the National Hockey League. “I’ve been training with Rich since I was 15-years-old, so I guess, 10 years,” said Michael Stone, 24, a defenseman with the Arizona Coyotes who plays 25-27 minutes per game. “He always comes up with new things and he’s always making workouts Richard Burr with Morgan Burr really interesting. There is no monotony in Rich’s workouts. Every day we come to the gym, he has something new for us to do.” Burr was born and raised in Winnipeg, graduated from the University of Manitoba and upon graduation, became a strength and conditioning professional. He is a Certified Athletic Therapist who spent 15 years working for the Canadian Football League’s Winnipeg Blue Bombers as assistant therapist and strength coach. But X