GHC have teamed with Fortitude Hockey UK Ltd
GUILDFORD HOCKEY CLUB GK ACADEMY FAQs
WHAT IS THE GK ACADEMY?
The GK Academy is open to all goal keepers who would like to receive additional GK coaching to what is provided as part of their membership. The ratios will be smaller so therefore more individual coaching can be given. The coaching is provided by Fortitude Hockey UK Ltd which specialises in goalkeeping coaching.
WHAT WILL I LEARN?
Skills, including kicking, clearing, shot stopping, pad saves, 9 yard zone, hand saves, smothering, blocking, sliding, ground work, diving air saves, penalty corner saves, 1v 1s, Body Saves, Decision Making.
DO I HAVE TO ATTEND THE ACADEMY?
No, attendance at the GK Academy is purely voluntary, no team selections will be based on Academy attendance.
CAN I JUST TURN UP?
No, unfortunately not, places must be booked in advance so that we can ensure we have the correct number of coaches.
IS IT OK TO ONLY ATTEND ONCE A FORTNIGHT/MONTH?
Yes, but places will go to those attending every week first, the remaining places will be shared between those wanting to attend once a fortnight or month.
CAN I ARRANGE SOME ONE-TO-ONE SESSIONS?
Yes this can be arranged at a cost of £75 per hour including pitch hire.
WHAT IS FORTITUDE HOCKEY UK LTD?
Fortitude specialises in goalkeeping coaching. It operates in the UK and Belgium with four specialist coaches. Their experience is detailed on their website: