Program Overview

Learn core skills including shot stopping, diving, rebounds, recovery, footwork, ball handling and distribution. Each session will focus on a specific aspect of the role in order to build a core foundation of goalkeeping skills. Goalkeepers will join our field players for scrimmages to test what they have learned. Each player receives a written and oral assessment from our goalkeeping staff at the end of the program.

Technical Aspects

  • Coordination, balance, and mobility
  • Review of GK basic techniques (set position, handling, high balls, diving, distribution), in order to improve weaknesses and avoid future bad habits
  • An understanding of the GK position in the net in relation to the ball

Technical Aspects

  • Awareness, good feeling of the box area
  • Developing the basic knowledge of how to react in different situations, resulting in a safer and more confident approach, thus enjoying the position to the fullest
  • Helping to discover new talents and to succeed in the goalkeeper position and the soccer world

Goalkeeper Indoor Training

  • Specialized Supplemental Goalkeeper Training for competitive players aged 8 to 16 years old
  • This is a supplemental training program geared toward the competitive player
  • Small player-to-coach ratio
  • High level Goalkeeper Coach

Program Schedule

Please note that if you have not already trained with us as a GK, you will need to be assessed for this program. There is no cost for the trial session. Please contact the office today to arrange a date/time.

2017 Fall Session available at Wild Water Kingdom. See Top Dogs “Indoor” page for details.

 

Goalkeeper Summer Camp

Summer GK Training
  • Specialized Development Program for players from ages 8-16
  • This training program incorporates all technical aspects needed for goalkeeper development
  • Please note that we need a minimum of three goalkeepers to run the program for a given week

2017 Program Schedule

Please contact the office if you are interested in Goalkeeper training at summer camp.

If we have enough interest for a certain week/location, we will bring in a GK coach.

Half Day Programs run from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm & Full Day Programs run from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

 

Goalkeeper Summer Skillz 2017

Designed for Top Dogs Goalkeepers ages 8 – 16, based on the Bryst Player Development Model.  Advanced, high-level training sessions. A great program to supplement team training or bring your game to the next level. Please note that there are limited spots available!

Please note that if you have not already trained with us as a GK, you will need to be assessed for this program. There is no cost for the trial session. Please contact the office today to arrange a date/time.

OSA Soccer Centre, Vaughan

Located at 7601 Martin Grove Road, Vaughan, ON L4L 9E4

May – July:

Program Code Session Length Dates Times Cost Exclusions
 OTD #1B  10 Weeks  Tuesdays, May 16 – July 18  6:30 pm – 8 pm  $289 + hst  N/A
 OTD #1C  10 Weeks  Thursdays, May 18 – July 20 6:30 pm – 8 pm  $289 + hst  N/A

August – September:

Program Code Session Length Dates Times Cost Exclusions
OTD #2B  8 Weeks  Tuesdays, August 8 – September 26 6:30 pm – 8 pm  $239 + hst  N/A
OTD #2C  8 Weeks  Thursdays, August 10 – September 28 6:30 pm – 8 pm  $239 + hst  N/A