Q&A with Owen Allard

Full name:
Owen John Allard


Kanata, Ontario

Place of birth:
Renfrew, Ontario

Parents names:
Shawn and Andrea

Sutton (19) Tristan (17) and Ashley (14)

Yorkie dog named Bella

Previous three teams you played for: 

Kanata Lasers, Northwood School Prep, Myers Automotive.

Most memorable moment:
Going to prep school in Lake Placid NY and playing in the 1980 Herb Brooks Arena where USA beat the Soviet Union.

What is your main motivation on the ice?
To create offence by outworking everyone.

What challenges did you overcome to get where you are now in hockey?
Working out in the gym and maintaining a healthy diet.

What I know about the Soo Greyhounds and the City of Sault Ste Marie:
Not too much but I know they have great alumni’s players.

Words of advice for a player aspiring to be drafted/play in the OHL?
Keep working hard and have fun!

Green or Blue

12 and 91

NHL Team:
Colorado Avalanche

Sport other than hockey:

Hobby/ Hobbies:
Baking, video games and fishing.

TV Show:
Stranger things

Step Brothers

Band/Music genre:
Nav, I like rap, country and hip hop.

Variety of fruits

Pizza or steak

Any other languages:
I speak French fluently

Biggest fear:

Who has been the most influential person in your life:
My dad Shawn.

If you could hang out with one celebrity (dead or alive) who would it be:
James Franco

What did you want to be when you were small:
Professional Hockey Player

If you could live anywhere, where would it be?
Paris, France

Any hidden talents or something people don’t typically know about you?
I’m a really good baker

What was the best vacation you ever took and why?
California. Good weather and great food.

What could you not live without:

You were stuck on a deserted island, what three (3) things would you bring with you?
Food, Water, iPhone

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