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Update JULY 10 2014
ELITE GOALIES "OFF ICE BENCH" FACULTY THIS SUMMER
FITNESS: Ian Fletcher will design and deliver the off ice goaltender specific program for High Perfomance, Top Prospects and Elite 8 goaltenders camps.
ATHLETIC FUEL SPECIALIST: Cammi Granato will share her vast knowledge of fueling the Elite Goaltender, maximizing your energy and preparing for short term competitions. (Top Prospects Group)
PRO MENTORSHIP CAMP 1 SOLD OUT! (THANK YOU!)
PRO MENTORSHIP CAMP 2 SOLD OUT! (THANK YOU!)
HIGH PERFORMANCE JULY 21-24 SOLD OUT (THANK YOU)
HIGH PERFORMANCE AUG 11-14 SOLD OUT! (THANK YOU)
ELITE 8 GOALTENDERS SOLD OUT! (THANK YOU)
TOP PROSPECTS JULY 21-24 SOLD OUT! (THANK YOU)
TOP PROSPECTS AUG 11-14 SOLD OUT! (THANK YOU)
SPECIAL NOTE: THE OLYMPIC OVAL HAS A PRE TRYOUT TRAINING CAMP FOR GOALTENDERS ATOM THROUGH MIDGET AUGUST 18-21. EG WILL BE PERFORMING ALL ON ICE INSTRUCTION.
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Elite Goalies Pro Mentorship Camp 1 is now completed with a tremendous week of learning, customization, teamwork and preparation for the 2014 season. Goaltender coaches in attendance were Mike Valley of the NHL's Dallas Stars, William Rahm of the Swedish professional team HV71, Former NHL Pro and Elite Goalies Alex Auld and Pasco Valana. The 4 athletes that were accepted were Chris, Silas, Drew and Cody all ranging from the Western Hockey League, College and Professional Hockey.
This camp officially launches the Summer Training and preparation for the 2014 hockey season with multiple camps being held exclusively at the Richmond Olympic Oval. This season will feature levels of mastery in the most up to date techniques, visual training skills, positioning strategies and managing your game.
Extremely limited space is available in the Elite Goalies High Performance Camp. July 21-24 , all other Elite Goalies camps are SOLD OUT.
The Olympic Oval has launched a pre tryout goaltending camp Aug 18-21 where Elite Goalies will be instructing all on ice sessions twice per day.
Elite Goalies specializes in High Level training for goaltenders looking to take the next step in professional experience training.
Elite Goalies creates professional level experiences and customized camps for those looking to be among the game's elite.
Elite Goalies "Off Ice Bench" advisor Harry Rosenholtz is hosting a College Hockey Showcase in Banff Alberta Aug 18-20 2014! This is the perfect opportunity to gain knowledge and exposure in the game of hockey for female players. If you have an questions please contact Harry by clicking the picture and visting their website!
Elite Goalies recognizes this as a solid resource for parents and athletes to have many of their questions about Junior Hockey answered in 1 publication. The Junior Hockey Truth is an excellent, straight to the point explanation from first hand information on how the Junior Hockey experience takes place. Countless questions are answered from how the scouting system works, decisions on which route to take Junior A or Major Junior and pretty much any question that you want answered on the life in Junior Hockey. take the time to chaeck out the site, reviews some of the videos and pick up the book!
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Chris Holt has arrived in vancouver for private training at the Richmond Olympic Oval. Holt is in town prepaing for his return to North America and possible opportunities at the National Hockey League Level. Holt has impressive numbers in the AHL representing teams such as the New York Rangers, St Louis Blues and the Ottawa Senators organizations. Chris has been performing with terrific numbers in the KHL. Holt has been a private and personal client of Pasco Valana's since the age of 15.
May 15 2014: News: Elite Goalies announces that Swedish Goaltending Coach William Rham will join Mike Valley, Pasco Valana and Alex Auld in mentorship an exclusive group of goaltenders preparing for their season.
"We are very excited to welcome William Rham who wll travel from Sweden to join Pasco, Alex and I in this exclusive environment." said Mike Valley from his home in Frisco Texas. "Brining the best from Europe and North America together enables us to create something very unique to our clients. "
"We are constantly looking for ways to impact the lives of our talented group of athletes, push them to be the best and inspire ourselves to take coaching to the maximum levels. This is a terrific opportunity for the coaches to share a variety of techniques with each other and have our athletes benefit." Pasco Valana
The Camp will take place June 16 through 20th at the Richmond Olympic Oval.
From behind the mask to in-front of the mask Alex Auld looks forward to mentoring passionate high level goaltenders in Vancouver!
ELITE GOALIES welcomes ALEX AULD as the newest member to the Elite Goalies Pro Goaltending Faculty for EG Vancouver. After a long professional hockey career spanning 12 seasons and 9 NHL teams Alex and his Wife Melanie (a highly successful and cutting edge jewelry and hand bag designer) have made Vancouver their home.
“We are very excited to add Alex to our faculty with Elite Goalies Vancouver. Alex has a tremendous amount of professional playing experience with nearly 1/3 of the NHL’s teams and has been exposed to the some of the game’s greatest coaches behind the bench. His commitment to helping hungry athletes advance their careers from minor hockey to pro is completely aligned with our mission and is a natural fit. We would like to welcome both Alex and his wife Melanie to the EG family.” Pasco Valana
Alex is available for Private Lessons at the Richmond Olympic Oval and Richmond 6 Arenas. Please contact Elite Goalies for appointments.
3 goaltenders have received invitations to tryout for coveted positions at each of the levels of the USA National Team programs. After an intense week in New York and Vancouver BC sharpening skills of these candidates they are ready to attend Training Camp this coming May.
"I am extremely proud of these athletes, they are among the most committed, hardest working and hungry athletes that I have worked with. My expectation is that the scouting staff will be thrilled with their stable of athletes and I can't wait to see the outcome! Pasco Valana
We are excited to announce that we have added the following unique specialists to our "Off Ice Bench." Our athletes will enjoy the benefits of knowing that they now have the best to draw from in each of the appropriate fields.
Strength, Fitness and Conditioning: IAN FLETCHER
College Recruiting Specialist and Placement: HARRY ROSENHOLTZ
Mental Toughness and Performance Management: DR. SAUL MILLER
Nutritional Fuel Specialist: CAMMI GRANATO FERRARO
"EG'S OFF-ICE BENCH"
Elite Goalies is very excited to announce that Cammi Granato-Ferraro will join us as a specialist in the areas of FUELING/Nutritional education for our serious goaltenders. Cammi will be available to goaltenders who are looking to maximize their personal performance through Proper Athletic Nutrition.
Appointments fort Cammi can be made by contacting 778-908-4625 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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Elite Goalies would like to congratulate Justin Goldman Team USA Scout/Evaluator and Mike Valley Dallas Stars on their book called the POWER WITHIN! An in depth look at the modern game of goaltending from the perspective of several NHL goaltenders. These interviews are a peak inside the mid of some of the greatest NHL goaltenders in the game sharing some of their most intimate advice on the choices that they made throughout their career, the challenges they faced, how they navigated through them and what makes them all successful in one of the toughest positions in sports.
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I do not count the reps when I workout, I only count the reps when it starts hurting. ~ Mohamed Ali
The ELITE GOALIES mission is centered around a philosophy in which goalies improve through analysis, repetition, education and correction. By teaching goalies how to stay balanced psychologically, they are able to better control their environment and execute their technique on a more consistent basis.
ELITE GOALIES INC is proud to launch ELITE GOALIES CANADA. Our Canadian programs are led by our Master Instructors Pasco Valana and Jeff Battah. We're excited to provide you with professional services that have raised the bar in goaltending.