Wake up, start your week, and dive into the Monday Morning GDI Goalie News! Who stopped the most shots… which netminder rebounded from a tough loss… who had the best performance of the week?Look below, get your goalie fix to start the week. Here we go!
Make sure you stay sharp this season by attending 1v1 lessons. The month of November is starting to fill up for 1v1 sessions at the centre.
We are open from 3:30pm-9:30pm during the week and 10:00am-3:00pm Saturday and Sunday.
To make sure you secure your spots throughout November, we suggest signing up for your 1v1 sessions well in advance!
Mid-Season Tuneup Camps
The perfect refresher course to fine tune mechanics and focus on the details that sometimes slip as the season wears on the summer training gets further in the rear-view mirror. These 1 to 3 day camps are timed perfectly with the Christmas Break.
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GDI Goalies Featured In WHL Top 10 Plays Of The Week
GDI Goalies Ty Edmonds, Tyler Brown and Tyson Verhelst were all featured in this week's WHL Top 10 Plays Of The Week.
To view the WHL Top 10 Plays of the week Click HereEdmonds, Brown and Verhelst are all regulars at GDI during the off-season training in the Total GDI Academy which includes GDI Tactical Sessions, PSM Conditioning Sessions and 1v1 lessons.______________________________________________________________________________________
Bengert Runner Up For MJHL Goaltender Of The Month
Roman Bengert was named the runner up for the MJHL Goaltender of the month.
So far this season, Bengert has appeared in 8 games for the Steinbach Pistons with a record of 6-2. He has also posted a GAA of 2.09 and SV% of .925.
Bengert trains with GDI through 1v1 lessons. Dan Ferguson is also the goaltending coach of the Steinbach Pistons.
Claeys Gets First Win As A Bulldog
Brody Claeys was able to get into the win column for the first time with his new team this week.
It would take overtime but Claeys and the Bulldogs would defeat the Prince George by a score of 4-3.
Claeys would turn aside 21 shots for his first BCHL win.
Claeys has been training with GDI for many years through the Total GDI Academy and 1v1 lessons.
GDI Goalie Riley Lamb was just named the MBAAA Goaltender of the month for October."Goaltenders always play a major role in a team’s success and Yellowhead Chiefs’ Riley Lamb is no exception. The 17-year-old Lamb played eight of his team’s 11 games in October, posting a 5-1-0-2 record with a save percentage of .943, a goals-against-average of 1.71 and one shutout. The 5-foot-11, 158-pound native of Rivers won his last four starts as Yellowhead compiled a 6-2-0-3 record to sit in fourth place. For his efforts, Lamb has been named Motel 6 Goaltender of the Month in the Manitoba AAA Midget Hockey League."
GDI Goalie Brendan Benoit of the Eastman Selects was the runner up for goaltender of the month.
For the article Click HereLamb has trained with GDI through GDI Summer Camps in Brandon, Manitoba.______________________________________________________________________________________
GDI In-Season Academy
The GDI In-Season Academy started up this past week.
There are 3 groups for the In-Season Academy with goalies training at The Rink on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 7:00am. There is also a Friday group that takes place at Gateway Arena.
Every two weeks there is also a GDI Power Hour Session for all 3 groups at Gateway arena.
GDI is looking forward to working with all of the goalies for the current hockey season.
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VAUGHN EQUIPMENT DEMOS
Are you looking at getting new equipment? Ask us about our Vaughn demo equipment. We have many different sets of Vaughn equipment that are available for you to demo during your 1v1 lesson at GDI Goaltending.
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TESTify Performance is a new addition to GDI and The Rink.
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Make sure to check back at gdigoaltending.com on Tuesdays to read the Tuesday Mental Training tip.
Head over to The Rink Training Centre Blog at www.therink.ca on Wednesday to catch THE WEEKLY WORD for all the news on the players training at the centre! Wednesday reports on players are written by The Rink's Jon Cara & Tyler Fehr and Monday reports on skill development are written by The Rink's Dave Cameron.
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Brett is the Development Coordinator at GDI and is the current Goaltending Coach of the MBAAA Winnipeg Thrashers.
Brett provides 1v1 instruction at GDI, along with being apart of GDI Regional Development Camps and Clinics throughout the season. He provides a strong technical and psychological perspective on the position, helping each goaltender he instructs reach new heights.