Goalies are a vital part of any team and often require position-specific drills and skills. Being a goalie has always been one of the more unique positions in sports. Netminders aren’t involved in every single play that happens on the ice but hold a large amount of influence on whether a team wins a game. Goalies should not be overlooked in practice and their development in such a challenging position is crucial.
Training for goalies can be different from other players because of all the unique movements required in net. This page offers a number of articles for both players and coaches on developing and including the netminder position in practices as well as improving skills of goalies.
There are many drills, skills, tips and lessons available on the OMHA YouTube page: