Chiller-Caruso SaveMaker Elite Goalie Camp

Lead Instructors: Dave Caruso and Allen SchneiderDave Caruso

Location: OhioHealth Chiller North - Lewis Center, OH

Date: June 12-16, 2017 (Monday-Friday)

Time: 10:00am-4:15pm

Level: Must have played travel or high school hockey. Others need to be approved by Coach Caruso.

Ages: 14 years old and older

The Elite Camp is designed for goaltenders who want to push themselves to the next level. Goalies will work on conditioning, goalie specific agility and movement in the morning session. In the afternoon, goalies will be split into groups to work on save techniques, selection and game situations. We will also focus on competitive and battle drills. We will teach new and innovative drills that professional and collegiate goalies are currently using.

We will have a mix of current college and junior level goaltenders to help give insight to the campers about what it takes to succeed and push their game to the next level. Due to NCAA restrictions, we can not use their names or likenesses.

  • 12.5 hrs on ice goalie specific development - goalie power skating, technical and game situational drills
  • 7+ hrs off ice conditioning to be lead by top trainers in Columbus. Training will include yoga, hand-eye coordination, flexibility, balance, and quick/active hands
  • 3.75 hrs of video and goalie seminars on topics such as goal setting, motivation, emotional regulation, self-control, positive attitude, coping with pressure, team work, managing energy levels, preparedness, perseverance, situational awareness and choosing the right equipment
  • Video review (NHL clips and current camp's goalie work)
  • Varsity, AAA, Junior, Collegiate, or Professional level shooters
  • Max 3:1 camper to instructor ratio
  • Lunch is provided everyday

Cost: $650

Chiller-Caruso SaveMaker Elite camp’s typical day

  • 9:45am: Check In    
  • 10:00-10:20am: Warmup    
  • 10:45-11:45am: On-Ice - Goalie Specific Power Skating
  • 12:00 - 1:00pm: Off-Ice Conditioning - Yoga/Athletic Development
  • 1:00 - 1:30pm: Lunch    
  • 1:30 - 2:15pm: Classroom Development - Video and Goalie Seminars
  • 2:30 - 4:00pm: On-Ice - Station work - Technical and Game Situations
  • 4:15pm: Checkout    

Each camper will receive a jersey, water bottle and “swag bag.”

Raffles and prizes from the following sponsors: Ohio Health Chiller Ice Rinks, Vaughn Hockey, Vice Designs, Caruso Hockey, Harbor Yoga and more.

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For more information, please contact Coach Dave Caruso -

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