Wake up, start your week, and dive into the Monday Morning GDI Goalie News! Who stopped the most shots… which netminder rebounded from a tough loss… who had the best performance of the week? Look below, get your goalie fix to start the week. Here we go!

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GDI Train Like A ProBOOK YOUR SPOTS FOR MAY 1v1's

Make sure you stay sharp over the off-season by attending 1v1 lessons. The month of May is starting to fill up for 1v1 sessions at the centre. We are open from 3:30PM-9:30PM during the week and 10:00AM-3:00PM Saturday and Sunday To make sure you secure your spots throughout May we suggest signing up for your 1v1 sessions well in advance! Sign-Up-Button-GDI-Website-grey-background

GDI Off-Season Programs

With the hockey season coming to a close It's time to start planning your off-season training. GDI offers a wide variety of off-season programs.Spring Academy

Spring Academy:

May 13th-June 10th Ages: 8-13 5 Tactical Sessions (1.5 hours in length) Post Lesson Written Report - GDI Tracker For more information Click Here  

Dan Ferguson - GDI Prairies Summer Camps - Goalie Coach Goalie Instructor Hockey WHL Junior A CanadaSummer Camps:

These are the anchor to the goaltender’s off-season development needs. These 4 or 5 day camps provide the biggest impact on goaltender performance in a short period of time. Our camps are very intense and goaltenders will conduct on-ice sessions, fitness testing, flexibility and hand eye training, classroom sessions, daily journals, off-ice dryland, comprehensive evaluation reports and much more.These spots fill up well in advance, don't miss your opportunity to train with GDI. For more information Click Here

Pre-Season Clinics:GDI Goaltending Poster 2014 2

Portage:

August 24th-28th PCU Centre Five - 1 hour ice times For more information Click Here

Steinbach:

August 31st - September 4th T.G. Smith Centre Five - 1 hour ice times For more information Click Here These spots fill up fast so don't miss your opportunity to Train Like A Pro. Email us at info@gdigoaltending.com or call us at (204) 489-7465 for more information ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ ncaa hockey news       Jason Kasdorf GDI Goaltending

Kasdorf Wants To Win A Championship

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute hockey fans received some good news this week with the announcement that Jason Kasdorf would be returning to tend the pipes for his senior year. Kasdorf has stated multiple times that he would like to stay and win a championship with the RPI Engineers next season. To read more Click Here Kasdorf has been training with GDI for over 6 years through 1v1 lessons and the Total GDI Academy. ________________________________________________________________________________________________ Junior A News    

Desautels Graduating To University Hockey

After spending two seasons with the West Kelowna Warriors, a young hockey player will be returning home as a goaltender for the University of Regina Cougars. Andy Desautels, jersey number 30, is sad to leave his team in West Kelowna but is looking forward to being closer to home. Attending the University of Regina means Desautels will have the opportunity to see family and friends in White City, Saskatchewan more often. "It will be awesome to have my family and friends around again after being away from home since I was 16," said Desautels. "I would like to thank my teammates, coaches, volunteers, and the fans in West Kelowna for two of the best seasons of my life." Head Coach Rylan Ferster took the time to thank Desautels for his dedication to the Warriors over the last two seasons. "Andy is a great person and a great goalie. We are very excited for him that he is able to further his hockey career and studies." To read more Click Here Desautels has been training with GDI for 7 years through GDI Summer and National Camps in Saskatchewan and Calgary as well as 1v1 lessons at The Rink.  ________________________________________________________________________________________________Midget AAA News    

Curtis Meger GDI GoaltendingMeger Brings Home A Bronze Medal

It may not be the exact colour he wanted but Curtis Meger is bringing home a medal to Saskatchewan after winning Bronze at the Telus Cup. The Regina Pat Canadians were able to defeat the Strathmore Bisons by a score of 6-3 to take home the bronze medal. Meger turned aside 28 shots in order to secure the win. Meger has trained with GDI for a few years by traveling to Winnipeg for 1v1 lessons. ________________________________________________________________________________________________ In The Crease

CDiMf1sUsAEmYjEGDI And The Rink Join Forces With Mark Scheifele And Kid Sport Winnipeg

GDI and The Rink will be joining forces with Kid Sport Winnipeg and Mark Scheifele this summer. From June 20th to the 21st GDI and The Rink will be instructing during the 1st annual Mark Scheifele Hockey Camp. The 1st annual Mark Scheifele Hockey Camp in support of KidSport Winnipeg is a two day camp aimed at helping the next generation of hockey players grow their skills and elevate their game. For more information on the 1st annual Mark Scheifele Hockey Camp Click Here ______________________________________________________________________________________ Question of the Week

What are the keys for a goalie heading into an elimination game?

Send us your answer by tweeting us (@gdigoaltending), post a comment on our instagram (gdigoaltending) or post your answer to our Facebook wall. ______________________________________________________________________________________ tweet of the week gdi goaltending From @KidSportWpg ''Planning mtg w/ @markscheifele55 @TroyWestwood @GDIGoaltending & @TheRINKWPG & KidSport re June 20-22 golf & hockey!"CDiMf1sUsAEmYjE     Follow us on Twitter @GDIGoaltending   _____________________________________________________________________________________________________

VaughnVAUGHN EQUIPMENT DEMOS

Are you looking at getting new equipment? Ask us about our Vaughn demo equipment. We have 3 different sets of Vaughn equipment that are available for you to demo during your 1v1 lesson at GDI Goaltending. From left to right: Vaughn Velocity 4 7250 (28"+1) Vaughn Velocity 5 7800 (35"+1) Vaughn Ventus LT90 (34"+2) Contact us at info@gdigoaltending.com if you have any further questions

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TESTify Performance:

TESTify Performance is a new addition to GDI and The Rink. Check out Adam Jones of the Midget AAA Winnipeg Wild running through the tests of a TESTify Performance session. For more information on TESTify Performance Click Here ______________________________________________________________________________________ Tuesday Mental Training Tip GDI GoaltendingMake sure to check back at gdigoaltending.com on Tuesdays to read the Tuesday Mental Training tip. ______________________________________________________________________________________ The Weekly Word - The Rink Training Centre GDI PrairiesHead over to The Rink Training Centre Blog at www.therink.ca on Wednesday to catch THE WEEKLY WORD for all the news on the players training at the centre! Wednesday reports on players are written by The Rink's Jon Cara and Monday reports on skill development are written by The Rink's Dave Cameron. _________________________________________________________________________________________

Did we miss something? If you know something we don't or have news regarding a friend, your son or daughter, or even about your own accomplishments please let us know! We love to hear about success stories! Email us at info@gdigoaltending.com