Goalkeeper Specific Summer Performance Academy
The Goalkeeper Specific Performance Academy is intended for serious players only who are keen on developing into an elite soccer player. The Performance Academy is here to fit every Goalkeepers’s technical requirements. This individual development program works on the Coerver 5 S's to achieve excellence in every player. We focus strictly on the individual techniques and skills of each player to enhance much needed qualities needed to perform at the highest level attainable. We make each player great technically, physically and mentally for coaches to use for team success! Through this program, players will gain an in depth knowledge of:
This program is developed from our critically aclaimed Goalkeeping Essentials DVD and the Coerver Pyramid of Goalkeeping.
Basic Technique and Handling
Warm up ‘A’, The Ready Position, Receiving to Feet, Receiving to Chest, Receiving to Waist, Receiving Above Head, Diving Shape, Warm Up ‘B’, In The Goal
Footwork, Mobility, positioning
Fast Feet, The Double ‘D’, Short Sharp Save, Frantic Footwork, The Saving Tree
Ground Saves, Waist & Chest High Saves, Upper 90’s, In the Goal: Ground Saves, In the Goal: Waist and Chest High Saves, In the Goal: Upper 90s, Breakaways, In the Goal: Breakaways
Crosses and Distribution
Warm Up, Positioning for Crosses, Positioning for Corners, In the Goal: No Pressure, In the Goal: With Pressure
Under Arm Bowl, The Javelin, Over Arm Bowl, Line Drill
Breakaway Save, Ground Save, Good Distribution, Ground Save - Bowl and Upper 90 Save!, Good W Shape, Save From Cross - Quick Javelin Throw, Good Upper 90 Save
As you watch the DVD, you'll get specific, step-by-step details that leave no questions in your mind. You'll know precisely what you can do right away to become a better goalie.
The Pyramid Approach combined with the Coerver® Coaching method of graduated pressure allows players to quickly gain confidence and progress through the interconnected levels of the game.
Works for all skill levels :
When you use the system you will improve your game. Goalkeeping Essentials covers all the basics for the beginning player and includes drills that can be modified for different skill levels, ages and field conditions.
Whether you're just starting out, or looking for advanced techniques you’ll see why the “Pyramid of Goalkeeping” is the simplest, fastest way to train goalies.
Suitable for Players and Coaches :
Players learn skills of the trade you can use in every game to help your club to victory...
Coaches get drills that will keep players excited and motivated.
"Take a Look at What You'll Learn"
- How to read your game better
- How to work on your core muscles
- How the gunslinger position will make you a better goalkeeper
- the proper way to receive a ground balls and balls above the waist
- Safer hands - the proper way to secure the ball
- How to condition yourself to move forward and attack the ball
- How to develop all around vision and game awareness
- Faster footwork - How to develop the ability to move backwards quickly
- How to adjust to shots from any angle (good footwork)
- How to develop confidence diving at feet
- How to stay focused under pressure
- Come off your line with greater confidence
And much, much more.
Logistically the Goalkeeper Specific Performance Academy will consist of 3 days and 3 hours of specific goalkeeper work with our highly skilled goalkeeper coaches, working on all aspects of the Goalkeeper Pyramid of Player Development. For the remaining 3 days of the Performance Academy week, the Goalkeepers will join in with any of the outfield Performance Academies hosted all over the state. All performance Academy registrations are considered as a membership, whereas players can attend wherever, whenever throughout the summer program. If players wish to travel to any session throughout the state they can. This is the only full time goalkeeper development program in the state which offers the opportunity for goalkeepers to focus on their art and enjoy being a Goalkeeper. If you are a dedicated player who has aspirations of playing at the highest levels, this program is for you. We look forward to seeing you this summer and the results thereafter!
How good can you be with 144 hours of dedication to your goalkeeping? Come and find out!