The Sydney Bears have announced that Ron Kuprowsky has been promoted to the head coach position for the upcoming 2016 season after Vladimir Rubes stepped down in October due to family commitments. Kuprowsky joined the Bears last season as an assistant coach under Vladimir Rubes and was formally the head coach of the Sydney Ice Dogs from 2010 to April 2014.
For more information on the appointment see the announcement by the Bears.
Kuprowsky also recently helped train the Army Knights, a team in the Australian Defence Force Ice Hockey Association. For more information see the article by Bernard McNamara at TheAIHL.com.