Type: Boarding Camp (S/M/T/W/TH/F) (M/T/W/TH)
Level: (High School, Midget, Junior) (College/Pro)
Ages: (02,01,00,99,98,97) (College, Pro)
Locations: Merrimack College
The Stop It Goaltending GCG Men’s Prospects Camp is held at Merrimack College in North Andover, Massachusetts. It is specifically designed for top College, Pro, Junior, High School, Prep, and Midget goalies and since over the last 15 years has helped produce over 20 NHL draft picks. Last summer some of the top Midget, Prep and Junior goalies participated and the Pro, College group included Cory Schneider of the New Jersey Devils, Scott Darling of the Chicago Blackhawks and Mike Condon of the Ottawa Senators as well as AHL and ECHL and NCAA goalies.
02-97 Groups: The 02 through 97 program runs Sunday through Friday and features 11 hours of on-ice and 16 hours of off-ice development as well daily guest lecturers. At the GCG Men’s Prospects camp, goalies will receive instruction from leading Canadian and American goalie coaches including NCAA Hockey East, ECAC and Atlantic Hockey league goalie coaches. On-ice training consists of a combination of skating drills, techniques and strategies, puck handling and competition. The off-ice training is a combination of speed, quickness and agility training, strength and conditioning exercises as well as yoga, video classroom sessions and theory. During the week, participating goalies will stay in the Merrimack College dorms and eat at the MC cafeteria while under 24/7 supervision. If you are interested in, or if you have any questions about our GCG Men’s Prospects Camp please contact the Stop It Goaltending office at (781) 376-9000.
College and Pro Groups: The College and Pro goalies will participate in a four day program from 8:30 AM to 12:40 PM Monday through Thursday. Ice time each day is from 10:40 AM to 12:40 PM with only 12 goalies on the ice. The Pro/College group does not include boarding at Merrimack College. Rooms have been blocked off at the Holiday Inn Express located down the road from Merrimack College. College and Pro goalies in need of a room should call (978) 975-4050 and ask for the Stop It Goaltending/ Merrimack College Rate. Rooms are limited so you are advised to call early.