Ryan Getzlaf Biography
Ryan Getzlaf is a professional Canadian ice hockey player, born on May 10 of the year 1985. 29 years old talented personal Ryan was born in Regina, SK, Canada. He is a Centre forward who scores great goals with simplicity. He is a right handed player. He has the height of 6 feet and 4 inches with the weight of 221 lb. which perfectly suits his personality. He is currently associated with Anaheim Ducks. He debuted as a professional hockey player in the year 2003 from the prestigious Mighty Duck of Anaheim. Getzlaf was born in Canada as a youngest son of Steve and Susan Getzlaf. His parents have two children. Getzlaf elder has a brother named Chris. He was part of Robert usher Collegiate in Regina. A sensational player with gifted abilities and skills, Ryan Getzlaf is an astonishing Canadian ice hockey player who has given a lot to the world of ice hockey. He stands as one of the most steadily establishing player in the world. Gifted with great pace, great moves and great passing and shooting ability, he is a complete player who has lot of qualities to be praised about. He now stands in that height of success that no other can even imagine without dedication, determination and hard work of years and years.
Expanding his horizon of success utilizing his abilities and talent he has drawn an irreplaceable place in the world of ice hockey. The determination of years has made him stand in the social and economic position he is today. He stands as a role model to those people who seek the light of success through dedication and determination. He sets a perfect example than the success holds no other shortcuts than hard work. Dedicated from his very early days, now he stands as an economically well-established player holding the net worth of more than $66 million American dollars. He is a pure definition of success. A complete ice hockey player who has given a lot for the development of beautiful game named ice hockey.
He has appeared several times in various competitions for his national side. He has played and won various awards for Canada. He is a gold medalist of 2014 Winter Olympics, gold medalist of 2010 winter Olympics. He is silver medalist of 2008 world championships, gold medalist of 2005 World Junior Championships, and silver medalist of 2004 World Junior Championships. He also won a gold medal in 2003 IIHF World U18 Championships.
He played as a professional player for Calgary Hitmen form the year 2001-2005, then moved to Cincinnati Mighty Ducks for one year and again moved to Mighty Ducks of Anaheim for one year and again moved to Portland Pirates for one year before he moved to Anaheim Ducks in 2006-07 seasons. He currently serves as a captain in Anaheim Ducks. He is a great captain along with a great player.
- He was crowned WHL First All-Star team in 2003-04
- WHL Second All- Star Team in 2004-05
- Stanley Cup Champion in 2006-07
- Played in the NHL All- Star Game in 2008 and 2009
- NHL Second All- Star Team in the year 2013-14
- Hart Nominations in 2013-14
Challenging his own abilities and expanding his horizon of working, Ryan Getzlaf has pushed himself to the height of success he stands today through the dedication and hard work of years. He stands as one of the most successful players in the world of ice hockey. His passing, shooting and sensational pace defines him as an astonishing player. Supported by his good looks and great playing pattern, he is really an astonishing personality with gifted abilities and skills. He has gained centuries worth success just as the age of 29.His bio along with data of his achievements and honors are available in wiki.