Train the Brain, so Focus Can Be A Factor!!!

When Coaching keepers, I like to try to explain the reason behind the drill instead of just setting up the exercise and saying ‘Go’. Too many times I see Keeper Coaches, or head coaches, running keeper drills. When the keeper working asks the purpose of the drill or exercise, the response of “I saw someone Read more

Thanks for being a company FOR the Athlete, NOT the Profits!

Ray, I want to personally Thank You for J4K Gloves and the whole Just4keepers Program!  My son, James, started with Just4keepers of East Nebraska 16 months ago and has greatly improved his goalkeeping skills. When we signed him up for the J4k goalkeeper program, he was excited to get a free pair of goalkeeper gloves. Little Read more

Just4Keepers of East PA – 2017/2018 Indoor Schedule!

As we move towards September and start to transition from our outdoor locations to inside we would like to share our Day, Location and Times for the upcoming 2017/2018 Indoor Coaching Schedule!! We Are Excited to Add the Amazing New SoFive Elkins Park facility to our Locations this year. For more information on our program, Read more

Are The Big Brands Losing Out Now keepers And Parents Are Getting Educated?

If you follow J4k goalkeeping, you will know we have been advising and educating people for years against goalkeepers and their parents paying stupid money for their goalkeeper gloves, just because they see their favourite professional goalkeeper wear these high priced gloves. keepers and their parents are finally and thankfully starting to realise that when Read more

FALL J4K GOALKEEPER SESSIONS SCHEDULE 2017

Hi We just wanted to send this update of a happy parent we had got this week. We are also presenting you with our Fall Special for our Sessions. For those of you who haven’t heard of J4KNTexas yet, you are missing out. I don’t send emails like this often, but the guys at J4KNTexas Read more

Goalkeeper Camp – Solar Eclipse – Goalkeeper Camp

Goalkeeper Camp – Solar Eclipse – Goalkeeper Camp, that’s how 5 days in August 2017 are being spent at Just 4 Keepers of Washington State. And, if it means anything to me, it’s that this beautiful and harmonious event symbolizes success of our first year as an independent goalkeeping academy growing weekly, as well as Read more

Make Yourself Proud and Seize Your Opportunity!

One thing most Keepers will have to deal with during their career is sharing time in the net with a rival keeper, and the competition that comes along with that! Whether you are the ‘Established’ Starting Keeper, or the ‘Back-Up’, how you deal with and prepare for your role can be very different, but also Read more

NWSL SAVE OF THE WEEK GET YOUR VOTES ASAP

COME TRAIN WITH ME EMAIL: benibrannigan@just4keepers.com CALL : 972 786 2123 Vote for the #NWSL Save of the Week! Who had Week 15’s best save? https://t.co/qXhGzGfpaO — NWSL (@NWSL) August 7, 2017         http://txn.j4ksports.com

GK’S NEEDS TO BE FIT

This is what I am trying to get through to my youth goalkeepers. They need to understand that FITNESS is key to their success. Goalkeepers have to be one of the FITTEST if not the FITTEST person on the team. You will not achieve results just through your training sessions. This year I am incorporating Read more

Goalkeepers Are Risk  Managers

“Risk management” is the identification, assessment, and prioritization of risks.  I continually remind my goalkeepers that it is essential they learn this. “Do not stand on the goal line” is one of the first basics they learn.  Although they quickly grasp the concept of “cutting the angle” and “playing the arc”, it is necessary to continually remind Read more