Excel Academy Goalkeeping for Group Ages U10 – U18

Dates: Sept 15 – Mar 3 (No Session Sept 30, Feb 17)
Player’s Birth Year:  2005-2013
Program Cost: $335 (includes GK Gloves)

U10 – U18       (2005-2013)       MRC #2      5:30 – 6:45 pm

Sept 16 – Dec 9       (No Session Sept 30)     12 Outdoor Sessions

Jan 13 – Mar 3      (No Session Feb 17)        7 Outdoor Sessions

Program description

The guiding principles of the Excel Goalkeeper Academy incorporate both the technical and tactical elements of the goalkeeper position. 

The main goal of this academy is to create a well-rounded goalkeeper that has the strength, fitness, confidence and technique required to be a goalkeeper at their own individual level.

Key areas of focus are:

  • Breakaway saves
  • High balls and tipping
  • Distribution from hands and feet
  • Positioning
  • Diving
  • Communication

Utilizing a mixture of individual, partner and group exercises to work on the above skills as well as coordination, fitness and strength.

All GK Academy registrants will receive a pair of GK Gloves.