Lawson "Boots" Boutilier
Boots played his Junior Hockey in Halifax, turning down an invite to a New York Rangers training camp to pursue a career with the RCMP.
After 31 years of policing and starting a family Boots has settled into retirement with his wife Lorri and son Chase.
For the past 36 years Boots has been involved with Coaching at all levels and has the Hockey Canada High Performance accreditation.
Wearing many hats Boots runs the
Junior Giants Spring Hockey program and helps the WHL Giants with their summer hockey camp.
Boots also Coaches and assists with skill training in the BC Bears Spring Hockey program.
Boots has been associated with Turcotte for many years assisting at schools both in Canada and the USA. His son Chase is a gold member and also helps instruct.