HV Goalkeeper Development Program 2019

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Hockey Victoria Goalkeeper Development Program 2019

We are excited to announce that the Hockey Victoria High Performance Department will be running a Goalkeeper Development Program starting on the 19th of August 2019 at Footscray Hockey Club.  The sessions will be run in two blocks consisting of four sessions and will take place on a Monday night from either 6:00-7:15pm or 7:15-8:30pm depending on for which time you register for.

Session Dates & Times


Early Start Late Start Location
BLOCK 2: Every Monday 16th Sept – 7th Oct 18:00 – 19:15 19:15 – 20:30 Footscray Hockey Club


The Goalkeeper Development Program is targeted at goalkeepers aged 12 to 18 who have played at zone level or higher.  Please contact Phil Burrows (pburrows@hockeyvictoria.org.au) if you sit outside this age bracket but would like to attend.

Each session throughout the program will be 1.15 hours with a similar focus to each of the sessions in the aim to development the correct techniques to maximise improvement. Please note, these sessions are not a requirement for selection, they are purely designed for Goalkeeper development.

Each session will have a max limit of 15 participants. Goalkeepers will be split into groups with a maximum of 5 per group. These groups will be selected based on age and previous playing experience.

Goalkeepers may be involved in a number of the following drills:

Aerial saves
Kicking drills
Footwork and movement
Close range saves
Diving and sliding
Defending penalty corners
Reaction and speed

The cost of the program is $200. 

Please click on the Register link in the top right corner. 

If you have any further queries please feel free to contact either Phil Burrows (pburrows@hockeyvictoria.org.au).