Date: Thursday, Jul/27/2017
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Welcome to GK1 Goalkeeping Academy:

GK1 Goalkeeping Academy has been training goalkeepers of all ages and levels for over 9 years.  We pride ourselves on the high level coaching we provide for every keeper that is trained by GK1.  GK1 Academy is where goalkeepers or players that want to be goalkeepers come to get better.  All of our coaches have played or coached at a high level.  We feel the success of all of our goalies that have attended our academy comes from our philosophy and curriculum.  Our goal for the Academy is to be the best in goalkeeping, and we strive for this in every training session we provide.


GK1 Provides:

  • Goalkeeper Camps for goalkeepers U8 to U18.
  • Goalkeeper Clinics for clubs goalkeepers
  • Coaching clinics for clubs and high school coaches
  • Goalkepper one on one and small group training
  • Speed and Agility for all Soccer Player

Philosophy of GK1:

The Philosophy of GK1 is to teach the proper skill, technique and incorporating the GK1 formula into every training.  We also want our trainings to be a safe and fun environment for all of our goalies.  We believe that is important to push and challenge all of our goalkeepers no matter their age or ability. 

GK1 Formula:

  • Technique/Skills

Diving, Footwork, Catching, Kicking, GK Stance and Throwing

  • Physical Core

Balance, Strength, Speed, Quickness, Power, and Rang of Motion

  • Mental Focus
Being ready to play, Being aware of your surroundings, staying focused for 90

minutes, and mental toughness.

  • Tactics/Coaching
Organizing defense and restarts, starting position and angle of play, and decision making in distribution.



GK1 Goalkeeper Academy
7332 Lavender Ln.
Lewis Center, Ohio 43035
Office: 513-965-1242