2019 goalkeeper academy

Event Dates Cost  
Goalkeeper Academy 06/14/2019 - 06/16/2019 $350.00 Register
Come join us in Knoxville for the 11th year of the Tennessee Goalkeeper Academy, a unique experience designed just for goalkeepers! Our staff will include current college coaches and current and former collegiate goalkeepers. This highly-experienced goalkeeper staff will lead campers through a rigorous three-day, seven-session training camp in the confines of the University of Tennessee’s multi-million dollar Regal Soccer Stadium. Our sessions will mirror the regimens of collegiate and professional goalkeepers. We will also address the psychological aspects of soccer’s most important position, as well as the formation of goalkeeper-specific strength and explosive workouts. This will be an exceptional opportunity for goalkeepers from around the country to train together in a specialized environment.

Friday, June 14 - Sunday, June 16

Regal Soccer Stadium (2317 Stephenson Drive, Knoxville, TN 37996)

Open To Boys & Girls Ages 9 - 18

$350 per Player

Soccer Ball | Size 4 or 5: $25

1:30pm-2:00pm: Registration & Check-In
2:15pm-4:15pm: Session 1 (120 Minutes)
4:15pm-5:15pm: Snack (Not Provided) / Recovery Time
5:30pm-8:30pm: Session 2 (120 Minutes)
8:30pm: Pick-Up at Regal Stadium

9:00am-11:30am: Session 3 (150 Minutes)
11:30am-1:30pm: Lunch (Sandwiches) / Recovery Time
1:30pm-4:00pm: Session 4 (150 Minutes)
4:00pm-6:00pm: Dinner (Pizza) / Recovery Time
6:00pm-8:00pm: Session 5 (120 Minutes)
8:00pm: Pick-Up at Regal Stadium

8:30am-11:00am: Session 6 (150 Minutes)
11:00am-12:00pm: Snack (Not Provided) / Recovery Time
12:00pm-2:00pm: Session 7 (120 Minutes)
2:00pm: Closing Remarks / Pick-Up at Regal Stadium

Checklist for campers (please label all items with camper’s name):

  • Ball (Campers may also purchase a Tennessee Soccer ball for $25 during online registration or in person at registration – we accept cash, check or credit card with the exception of American Express.)
  • Footwear Suitable for Outdoor Play
  • Keeper Gloves
  • Shinguards (Must be worn at all sessions.)
  • Several Changes of Clothes in Case of Rain (Socks, Shorts & Shirts)
  • Sunscreen
  • Water Bottle (If preferred, we will have coolers and cups set up.)
  • Meals & Snacks** (Meals are NOT provided on Friday and Sunday. Water, Gatorade drinks and recovery products will be available for the campers throughout camp. If your camper has any food allergies, please alert Emily ASAP so we may edit our order.)

Lunch (sandwiches) and dinner (pizza) will be provided ONLY on Saturday, June 15.

Please contact Emily Jacobssen at ejacobssen@utk.edu with any questions regarding camp.

All of Tennessee Sports Camps are open to any and all entrants (limited only by number, age, grade level and/or gender).

Note: The University may postpone or cancel this event due to circumstances or conditions beyond its control, such as, but not limited to, natural disasters, acts or war, acts of God, or public health emergencies. Neither party shall be liable for damages for delay or default if such delay or default is caused by circumstances or conditions beyond its control, such as, but not limited to, natural disasters, acts of war, acts of God, or health emergencies. The Parties will consult with other to determine if the event can be rescheduled. -- It is not permissible for boosters to provide expenses for individuals to attend any of the Tennessee Sports Camps. Expenses include but are not limited to, lodging meals, transportation, and/or camp tuition.