Lake Placid Soccer Centre

Over 40 Years of Soccer Experience

Advanced & Junior Goalkeeping

LPSC has had a great goalkeeping program for over 40 years. Three one-week sessions plus one week of advanced instruction will be offered. Girls and Boys ages 8 – 18.

Lake Placid Soccer Centre, now in the 40th summer of overnight youth soccer camps hosted by St. Lawrence Universíty in Canton NY will expand the intensity and move to a higher level of goalkeeper education enhancing the overnight camp experience for all campers with the addition of Just4keepers specialized staff and focused goalkeeper training.

Lake Placid Soccer Centre has a proven track record of great goalkeeper training at youth soccer camps based on the camp programs of LPSC.

The advanced Goalkeeper program is for highly motivated girls and boys ages 14 + who are striving to reach a high level of play. Modeled after the Goalkeeper training programs of Professional Clubs in Europe, the LPSC Advanced   GK’er Session provides keepers with the opportunity to train at an intense level. It overlaps with the LPSC Elite Field Session so match play is very intense and features end to end action. The technical, physical and philological  elements of goalkeeping are explored during camp. Graduated of our program have gone on to play at the professional and international level and include Greg Sutton, A-League Keeper of the Year in 03′, 04′, 06′, A- League MVP 2004. If your goal is to reach a higher level of play and see first hand what is required to succeed at the highest levels of the game, this Session is for YOU !

LPSC Advanced Goalkeeper Session Includes:

Eight days of instruction at the unbeatable SLU facilities / Seven nights accommodation / 20 excellent athletic training meals – all you can eat! / Five evening seminars / Sports nutrition / Sports psychology / Strength training / Injury prevention and rehabilitation / Academics and soccer / Technical analysis written report / Video analysis /Specific GK’er fitness outlines & training plan / LPSC Goalkeeper Camp Goalie War Games / Special Adidas goalkeepers training sweatshirt and Adidas cm T-shirt with an official Coerver Coaching ball.




Goalkeeper Gloves

Goalkeeping Program Director: Gretchen and Ziggy Zidante

Ziggy: Has worked with professional and national team players as well as everyone age 6-56. He still actively plays. He’s got a degree in coaching soccer fro University of Zagreb, Croatia which includes (at the time) UEFA referee certification. He holds a US Soccer “C” License. He’s done private training, c;ub coaching and soccer camps for over 35 years. He played professionally in Croatia, England, Austria and the USA. Goalkeeper Specialist.

Gretchen: Has worked with college, club, ODP, youth and even pre-school over the past 25 years. Held a US Soccer “A” license, currently a permanent “B” license. Played for the US women’s national team, UNC-Chapel Hill and professionally in Japan before beginning coaching in the USA. founder and directed own soccer club, TC United in Ithaca NY, while coaching at Cornell University. Goalkeeper Specialist.

Both: Owners of RG  Goalkeeper USA, bringing the high quality brand RG Gloves to the United States as the sole US Distributor of the brand.






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