Encourage Goalie Play

Read this tip to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. LifeTips is the place to go when you need to know about Coaching Hockey and other Hockey topics.

I hate playing goalie, is that okay?

Encourage Goalie Play

Not many kids want to play goalie. It's always been that way and is unlikely to change in the near future. Encourage children to try the position; goalies usually get the most credit for playing good games!

   

Comments

12/7/2011 12:48:34 PM
Troubled parent said:

At what age should a child who has played both goalie and skated out at young ages be forced to choose one or the other? If he plays on a team with two goalies, should he be allowed to skate out on days he is not in goal?




Name:


URL: (optional)


Comment:


Not finding the advice and tips you need on this Hockey Tip Site? Request a Tip Now!


Guru Spotlight
Phyllis Serbes