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 FEBRUARY 1v1's

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

GDI Off-Season Programs

The hockey season is starting to wind down, It's time to start planning your off-season training. GDI offers a wide variety of off-season programs including the Total GDI Academy and GDI Summer Camps.

Off-Season Total GDI Academy:

With a goaltenders performance on the ice being the main area critiqued and evaluated across Western Canada, GDI Goaltending has created a goaltending academy that incorporates all on-ice aspects that will take the aspiring athlete to new heights. Covering all 4 developmental domains within the position, Physiological, Psychological, Technical, and Equipment, GDI provides each goaltender with the resources they need in order to advance as the season approaches. Through this academy goaltenders will be able to advance their potential, year by year, through each level of the program eventually leading them into the pro ranks.

Summer Camps:

Dan Ferguson - GDI Prairies Summer Camps - Goalie Coach Goalie Instructor Hockey WHL Junior A CanadaThese 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. 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 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________Major Junior News

Moodie Sinks Raiders

Alex Moodie has been enjoying his time in the Wheat City. Since joining the Brandon Wheat Kings goaltender Alex Moodie has posted a record of 3-1-0-1. That trend was no different Friday night, as Moodie made 31 saves in a 5-1 victory over the visiting Prince Albert Raiders. Moodie has been training with GDI for over 5 years through 1v1 lesson, GDI Summer Camps and the Total GDI Academy.

LotzLotz Tames Cougars

Austin Lotz was able to secure the victory in Everett's first of two games against the Prince George Cougars. Austin Lotz made 26 saves for his 20th win of the season. Lotz and the Silvertips took this game by a score of 6-1. Lotz has been training with GDI for over 5 years through 1v1 lessons, GDI Summer Camps and the Total GDI Academy. ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________Junior A News    

 Nick Deery GDI GoalieDeery Named Recycle Everywhere MJHL Player Of The Week

For the second straight week a GDI Goalie has been named the Recycle Everywhere MJHL Player of the Week. It’s been quite the week for Steinbach Pistons’ goaltender Nick Deery, who has been named the Recycle Everywhere MJHL Player of the Week. This honour comes on the heels of the recent announcement that Deery, 20, has committed to the Division I, University of Minnesota Duluth next season. Deery, who hails from La Crosse, WI., was outstanding last week, reflecting in a perfect 3-0 record and stellar GAA of 1.33. His save percentage was equally impressive at .958. Deery has been training with GDI for over two years through 1v1 lessons and the Total GDI Academy. GDI instructor Dan Ferguson is also the goaltending coach for the Steinbach Pistons.

Martyniuk Posts Multiple Star Performances

Troy Martyniuk made 73 saves and was named the third and first star in consecutive games this past week for the Dauphin Kings. On Friday Martyniuk made 35 saves plus another 4 in the shootout as the Dauphin Kings beat the Virden Oil Capitals by a score of 4-3. Martyniuk was the game's 3rd star. To wrap up the weekend Martyniuk made another 38 saves in a Sunday night matchup with the Winkler Flyers. Martyniuk and the Kings took the game 3-2 in overtime. Martyniuk has been training with GDI for over 5 years through 1v1 lessons, GDI Summer Camps and the Total GDI Academy. _______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ In The Crease

AA Railcats

All of the AA Railcats goalies were at the The Rink to work with GDI again this past Saturday. Goalies were put to the test with multiple tactical drills as well as PSM circuits. All of the Railcats goalies have been attending GDI clinics at The Rink bi-weekly throughout the season. GDI looks forward to continuing to work with all of the AA Railcars goaltenders as the season progresses. ______________________________________________________________________________________ Question of the Week

What Style Of Knob Do You Use On Your Stick?

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 mjhl_tvFrom @mjhlhockey ''First he commits to a university, now Nick Deery is the @RecycleMB MJHL Player of the Week!" 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 ______________________________________________________________________________________ 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