Goalie Skating Drills (or is it skating drills for goalies?)


I speak goaltender, not fluent english. For that, I apologize.

Regardless, skating is one of the single most important things a goaltender does. Aside from actually stopping the puck, skating puts a goalie in a position to actually make the save. A good skating ability is imperative in today’s game, with shooters getting faster and shots getting harder.

Whether you’re a large goaltender or a small goalie (especially so if you’re a small goalie with big aspirations), you’ve got to learn how to skate. We’ve put together a list of some of the best goalie skating drills out there. This list will grow, be patient with us.

Each week, we release one piece of our premium (unreleased) content to our email subscribers. Want in?

What Are The Best Supplements for Athletes?

If you're a serious athlete, there's a good chance you've already been experimenting with a variety of different supplements. Think of it like a car....

Jonathan Quick: Goalie, Los Angeles Kings

*This is the first post in a series of articles we're working on for goaliecoaches.com, called "Scouting". Each post will feature a brief bio...


Bauer 2S Goalie Stick Review: Everything We Know

Following the incredible success of the Bauer 1S, the Bauer 2S goalie stick is now...

Devan Dubnyk, Goalie Minnesota Wild

Devan Dubnyk: 6'6" Goaltender Born in Regina Canada Biography: Devan Dubnyk is a product of the Western...

Spencer Martin’s San Antonio Rampage Bauer 2S Pads

In what's sure to be one of the quickest growing trends related to goalie pads,...


A Day in the life of an NHL EBUG

If you're not following @goaliecoaches on Snapchat, you should. Today we have Connor Beaupre, Emergency...

Best Sports Psychology Books for Athletes

For athletes that compete at the highest level, they will take every advantage they can...

What Are The Best Supplements for Athletes?

If you're a serious athlete, there's a good chance you've already been experimenting with a...


- Advertisement -


- Advertisement -


Whats The Best Composite Goalie Stick On The Market In 2018?

Just like comparing goalie skates, identifying the best goalie stick on the market is largely opinion and styles of play. With that being said,...
Corey Crawford Chicago Blackhawks 2017 Goalie Mask

Corey Crawford’s 2017 Mask Chicago Blackhawks

A post shared by CCM Goalie (@ccmgoalie) on Aug 4, 2017 at 5:25am PDT //platform.instagram.com/en_US/embeds.js If Corey Crawford's 2017 Mask indicates anything about his setup, we'll...

Muscle Recovery Aids for Goalies

The hockey season can be a long and grueling one, especially for goalies. On the ice 5+ times per week throughout the season, often...

2018 Olympics Hockey Goalie Gear

With the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang upon us, it's time for another edition of the goalie gear tracker. This year's Winter Olympics are a...

2018 World Junior Hockey Tournament: Goalie Gear Tracker

It's getting to be that time of year again. The World Junior Hockey Tournament is (in our humble opinion) one of our favorite hockey...


- Advertisement -