2017 Elite Goalie Camp

2017 Elite Goalie Camp

The Academy of Hockey goalie camp aims to deliver a holistic program, with focus on building well-rounded, athletic goalies. The developmental goal for our participants will be to provide a consistent and professional level of instruction through a high number of repetitions with instant feedback and correction. The Academy of Hockey’s goaltending development curriculum, lead by Director of Goaltending John Daigneau, as well as other Academy of Hockey coaching staff members is fundamentally structured while progressively building towards more modern and advanced concepts.

When:            July 17th – 20st 2017.  *Approximate schedule will be Monday through Thursday from 9:30am – 4:00pm.

Where:           HARBORCENTER – Buffalo, N.Y.

Who:              There will be two independent groups, each consisting of 12 goalies.

2000 – 2008 Birth Year

*** Must be a AAA Travel goalie.

What:  This Academy program will deliver a unique, one of a kind experience for participants both on and off the ice, through a variety of special features including:

  • 2 goalies per net
  • 3 to 1 goalie to coach ratio
  • Technical: Eleven (11) hours of on-ice instruction
  • Physical: Four (4) hours of goalie-specific off-ice training
  • Mental: Classroom training specific for goaltending
  • IMPACT Sports Performance Visual Reaction Training
  • Lunch provided daily
  • Goalie jersey and t-shirt provided
  • Final schedule will be communicated 3 weeks prior to beginning of camp

Key Fundamentals:  Strong base of skating, footwork and movement, crease presence and stance, stick utilization and placement

Progressive Concepts:  Progression of different save selections, which will lead into process of consistently controlling rebounds. Additionally, our belief in a reactive mindset and a relaxed intensity with relation to making saves will further build goaltenders mental strength, leading to greater consistency.

Price: $549

Rules to Apply: To be considered for participation at the 2017 Elite Goalie Camp, you must play at the Travel AAA Level.

Application: Please click here to submit the application. The deadline to submit an application is May 21st. The Academy of Hockey staff will research and select all participants for the camp and will communicate application decisions as soon as possible.

Posted in: AOH Summer 2017