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!
Make sure you stay sharp this season by attending 1v1 lessons. The month of December 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-2:00pm / 3:00pm-7:00pmSaturdays and 10:00am-3:00pm Sundays.
To make sure you secure your spots throughout December, we suggest signing up for your 1v1 sessions well in advance!
Mid-Season Tuneup Camps
The perfect refresher course to fine tune mechanics and focus on the details that sometimes slip as the season wears on the summer training gets further in the rear-view mirror. These 1 to 3 day camps are timed perfectly with the Christmas Break.
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Kubic Heads Into Break With A Big Win
Ryan Kubic finished off the first half of the season with a solid win over the Everett Silvertips.
Kubic turned aside 26 shots as the Vancouver Giants skated to a 2-1 win. Kubic set the tone for the game early as he faced 17 shots in the opening frame.
Kubic and the Giants will now head home for the holidays but will be hosting that same Everett Silvertips team on the 27th when the second half of the season starts up.
Kubic has been training with GDI for many years through 1v1 lessons, GDI Summer Camps and the Total GDI Academy.______________________________________________________________________________________
Martyniuk Posts A Pair Of Wins
GDI Goalie Troy Martyniuk enjoyed a strong week with a pair of wins for the Waywayseecappo Wolverines.
Martyniuk posted stellar numbers with a 1.50 Gaa and .943 Sv% in back to back wins over the Neepawa Natives.
Martyniuk has been training with GDI for over 7 years with 1v1 lessons, GDI Summer Camps and the Total GDI Academy.
GDI Goalies And Eastman Selects Named CTV Sports Stars Of The Week
GDI Goalies Landon Poiron and Brendan Benoit have been the guys between the pipes for the Eastman Selects who were just named the CTV Sport Stars of the week.
Both Poiron and Benoit have been solid for the Selects helping them to a 26-0-0-1 record so far this season.
Poiron currently leads the league in goals against average with a sparkling 1.03 Gaa along with being tied for the league lead in shutouts with 3. He's also posted a ridiculous Sv% of .952.
Benoit has also posted incredible numbers with a 1.72 Gaa and .952 Sv%. Benoit has also blanked the opposition once so far this season.
GDI Instructor Zac Rakochy is the goaltending coach for the Eastman Selects.Poiron has been training with GDI for many years through 1v1 lessons, GDI Prospect Camps and Mid-Season Tuneup Camps.Benoit has been training with GDI through the Total GDI Academy and 1v1 lessons. ______________________________________________________________________________________
GDI would like to wish everyone a safe and happy holiday season and all the best in the new year!
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Brett is the Development Coordinator at GDI and is the current Goaltending Coach of the MBAAA Winnipeg Thrashers.
Brett provides 1v1 instruction at GDI, along with being apart of GDI Regional Development Camps and Clinics throughout the season. He provides a strong technical and psychological perspective on the position, helping each goaltender he instructs reach new heights.