A 15-year NHL veteran, Keith Primeau, played with the Detroit Red Wings, Hartford Whalers, Carolina Hurricanes and the Philadelphia Flyers. Suffered four documented concussions during playing career.
As a result of ongoing post-concussion syndrome, officially announced retirement on September 14, 2006.
On a mission to reduce the incidences of concussions in hockey and other sports.
Co-founder of stopconcussions.com and a star European hockey player who at one point acted as a player, coach and general manager of his teams. Has suffered two documented concussions and knows first-hand the effects of post-concussion syndrome. Has focused all of his efforts into generating awareness in regards to concussions and neurotrauma through stopconcussions.com.
Passionate about educating players on the lifelong affect they have on the people who have suffered them.
Other Supporting Athletes:
Chris Nowinski, Sports Legacy Institute
Andy Fantuz, CFL
Jason de Vos, Soccer
Kyle Quincey, NHL
Mike Robertson, 2010 Winter Olympics, Silver Medalist, Snowboard Cross
Bryan Muir, NHL Alumni
…. and many more