2017 WINTER GOALKEEPING CAMP
Evan Bush Akron '08. Montreal Impact MLS
This two-day camp will focus on the technical and tactical skills needed to succeed in one of the most demanding and unique positions in all of team sports. Sessions for the weekend will be conducted by the University of Akron Goalkeeping Coach and his staff, including former zips goalkeepers and collegiate level goalkeeping coaches.
Akron Soccer is becoming known as a breading ground for top-flight collegiate and professional goalkeepers. Our experienced staff will teach you the key technical, tactical, physical and psychological aspects of this crucial position.
Campers should be ready for camp to commence on Friday evening from 6:30pm. One session on Friday evening with camp running throughout the day on Saturday. A final camp itinerary and confirmation will be sent to each camper prior to camp.
Past Akron Keepers
Recent Zips GK alums who have trained, developed and reached the next level of their careers from the Akron GK training philosophy are:
Evan Bush - MLS Montreal Impact
David Meves - MLS Portland Timbers and NASL Fort Lauderdale Strikers
Jake Fenlason - MLS Orlando City B
The Winter Goalkeeping Camp will be held in the University of Akron Men's Soccer indoor training complex, Stiles Athletics Field House. The Athletics Field House is a 120 yard long field turf soccer field. To view images of the Stile Athletics Field House, go online to www.gozips.com.
Housing and Meals
Housing and meals are not included in the camp price therefore players who are attending from outside the area will need to make their own arrangements prior to attending camp. There are several housing options around campus. For any questions regarding meals and housing please feel free to contact the camp office at firstname.lastname@example.org
Who Can Attend
Camp is open to boys and girls ages 7-18. Spots are very limited and players will be grouped by age and ability. Please state your position when registering for camp.