Dates: June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, July 6, 13
Location: The Sports Factory (175 Beaverbrook Road, Lincoln Park)
Our brand new Little Keepers Program offers a basic introduction to the specialized position of the Goalkeeper. This fun and enjoyable curriculum will introduce young students to a number of hand-to-eye coordination and balance & coordination games. Various size, shape and weighted balls are used in each 60-minute training sessions.
Who is if for?
Any student ages 5-8 years old that have little to no experience in goalkeeping. Although it is an introduction to goalkeeping, this program is designed to help all students improve their balance & coordination and their hand-to-eye coordination.
What to expect:
Each session will be broken into two separate modules – the first is balance & coordination, and the second hand-to-eye coordination. Focus on fun & enjoyment for each student.
Lots of movement exercises, along with games involving different types of balls.
What NOT to expect:
Diving, shooting the ball at the student, specialized work in the goal. This is all introduced to players as they grow and become more accomplished in the basics of playing this position.