Just 4 Keepers of NoVA is happy to announce a partnership with Northern Virginia’s NEWEST indoor facility, Elite Sports Indoor. Private/semi-private/small group training will be offered soon! Located at 10103 Residency Road in Manassas, the facility will house turf fields, a futsal court, batting cages and more! Watch for more info about scheduling! Check them out at www.elitesportsindoor.com Read more
This week J4K of NoVA academy players have been working on the various forms of distribution a goalkeeper uses. This skill is oftentimes overlooked by team coaches and during regular training sessions because the focus is on the keepers footwork, handling, body position and shot stopping. With Just 4 Keepers Training in Northern VA we Read more
In upstate New York, the winters can be long and brutal. It becomes very difficult for young keepers to keep their skills fresh while improving their techniques to become even better.
I have had several parents (and even coaches) ask why does my keeper need to find a goalkeeping coach? My first response is to normally say, “Ask Tim Howard or any other pro keeper!” However, I normally just ask “how much training does your keeper get at practice?” The normal answer is “NOT MUCH!”
If you are looking for professional goalkeeper training in Central Virginia, you need look no further! Sessions are offered on Sunday and Monday evening and are held at the OwnTouch Southside facility, convenient to Midlothian, the South Side, and Richmond. Students even travel from Charlottesville and Amherst to attend sessions!! While many soccer clubs offer goalkeeper Read more
What does that look like for goalkeepers? I recently sat down with some of my keepers in Alabama and came up with some goals. With some it was catching 20 balls flawlessly without dropping. Some others wanted to get better on their collapse dives. Two wanted to increase the length of their power dives. Another good goal is catching crosses cleanly.
A lot of goalkeepers and their parents struggle to find the proper training in an area dominated by football and baseball, like Alabama. It is even harder to find a qualified goalkeeper trainer that has not only trained others, but played at a very high level. Well, the good news is that you do not have to look very far anymore.
Just4keepers is the leading and largest goalkeeper academy worldwide currently operating in 22 Countries and Across 5 continents with our goalkeeper coaches boasting over 700 years combined coaching experience between them and with our coaches playing over one million combined hours professional soccer, so the J4K experience is unrivalled worldwide. J4K of Northern VA is offering Read more
Whenever planning a session, I think about the topic, and also how I would like to get my coaching points across. The main keys I’m always sure to include are to Develop Technique, Instill Good Habits, and Grow Confidence.