Hockey Alberta Goalie Camp - Grande Prairie
The Hockey Alberta Goaltender Skills Camp is a weekend development camp open to all male and female athletes born 2004-2009, regardless of skill level.
The focus is on the development of goaltender specific skills, and each goalie will attend on-ice and off-ice sessions that focus on the mental and physical aspects of goaltending. On-ice sessions will be led by one of Alberta’s top goaltending instructors.
Players attending camp will receive:
- 8 on ice sessions (1 Hour each session)
- 8 off ice sessions (1 Hour each session)
- Hockey Alberta goalie jersey
Date: July 30 - August 2, 2018
Location: Grande Prairie - Coca-Cola Centre
Times: 8:15 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (Monday - Thursday)
The cost for this camp is $525, and includes four full days of instruction from Hockey Alberta Goaltending Lead Derek Purfield.
The capacity for this camp is 18 goaltenders (six Atom, six Peewee, six Bantam) and registration is on a first come, first served basis. The registration deadline is July 25, 2018.
For more information, please contact Blake Cosgrove, Consultant - Regional Centre Northwest
Derek is the Regional Goaltending Lead in Calgary for Hockey Alberta. Derek has spent almost a decade working with goaltenders and teams in a number of different leagues. As a Goalie Coach he is in his 8th year in the AJHL having worked with two teams (Okotoks Oilers / Drumheller Dragons). He spent 5 years in the WHL with the Swift Current Broncos, as well as, 3 seasons in USports with the University of Lethbridge. Derek has also been the Goalie Coach for Team Alberta U16 program for the past 3 years earning two Gold medals and one Silver medal. Derek is currently a Consultant with World Pro Goaltending and the Goalie Coach for the Okotoks Oilers (AJHL), University of Lethbridge (USports West) and Team Alberta CWG U16 progarm (Canada Winter Games 2019). Derek brings a wealth of knowledge and experience from a variety of levels and works tremendously with goaltenders and their parents in educating them on the position of goaltender.
- Up to one week prior to camp starting: Full refund less administrative fee of $30
- From One week to 72 hours to beginning of camp: Full refund less administrative fee of $60
- From 72 hours to beginning of the camp: No refund