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 throughout the spring with GDI 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-2:00pm / 3:00pm-7:00pm Saturdays and 10:00am-3:00pm Sundays. 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  

UPCOMING PROGRAMS:

PROSPECT CLINICS

 SUMMER PROSPECT CLINIC (August 22nd-26th)

Ages: 15 & Up  -  5 Tactical Sessions  -  1 Educational Lecture  -  River Heights Arena Group 1: 5:45pm-6:45pm  -  For more information CLICK HERE Group 2: 7:00pm-8:00pm  -  For more information CLICK HERE

SUMMER CAMPS

KENORA (August 2nd-5th) - Keewatin Memorial Arena BRANDON (August 8th-12th)  -  Brandon Sportsplex WINNIPEG (August 15th-19th)  -  East End Arena WINNIPEG (August 22nd-26th)  -  River Heights Arena WINNIPEG (August 29th-September 2nd)  -  East End Arena For more information CLICK HERE To register CLICK HERE If you have any other questions contact us at info@gdigoaltending.com or by phone at (204) 489-7465

Flodell And Thunderbirds Off To WHL Championship

GDI would like to wish Logan Flodell and the Seattle Thunderbirds the best of luck in their quest for the Ed Chynoweth Cup. Flodell and the Thunderbirds will take on the Brandon Wheat Kings in the WHL Championship series after defeating the Kelowa Rockets. The WHL Championship series will kick off on May 6th in Brandon. The winner will join the Red Deer Rebels along with the champions of the OHL and QMJHL in the Memorial Cup.   Flodell has been training with GDI through Summer Camps in Regina, SK as well as travelling to Winnipeg to train through 1v1 lessons. 
Junior A News

Hughson And Bandits Off To Good Start At Western Canada Cup

Garret Hughson and the Brooks Bandits are perfect after their first game at the Western Canada Cup. The Bandits were able to defeat the West Kelowna Warriors in their opening game by a score of 4-2. Hughson was again solid for the Bandits turning aside 26 of the 28 shots sent his way. They were also outstanding on the penalty kill, killing off 13 of 14 Warriors' power plays. Next up for Hughson and the Bandits will be a matchup with the SJHL champions, the Melfort Mustangs on Monday night. Hughson has travelled to Winnipeg to work through GDI 1v1 Lessons. Hughson is also a former goaltender for the Spokane Chiefs where GDI President Ryan Cyr is the goaltending coach.
In The Crease

Train Like A ProGDI Spring Academy Underway

The GDI Spring Academy got underway this past week at Gateway Arena. GDI Goalies will go through 8 weeks of weekly ice times at Gateway arena. Goalies will going through a wide progression of drills and tactics including focusses on net play and puck handling. GDI is looking forward to working with all of the goalies throughout the entire spring!
GDI Goaltending Tweet of the Week From @BrooksBandits "Garret Hughson gets jumped by West K's captain, cross-checked in the head, and responds with a few big left hooks, winning the fight." Follow us on Twitter @GDIGoaltending  
Question of the Week

What goalie has been the biggest surprise so far during the NHL playoffs?

Send us your answer by Instagram, Twitter or our Facebook page!  

VAUGHN Pro-Fitting Centre

Fit New Gear, Try New Gear, Buy New Gear, The staff at GDI are now Vaughn certified fitters. Experience the Vaughn Pro-Fitting Centre! #VaughnLife is the best life! Contact us at info@gdigoaltending.com for more information on the Vaughn Pro-Fitting Centre  
Tuesday Mental Training Tip GDI Goaltending Make sure to check back at gdigoaltending.com on Tuesdays to read the Tuesday Mental Training Tip.
The Weekly Word - The Rink Training Centre GDI Prairies Head 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 & Tyler Fehr.

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