The brainchild of renowned goalie coach Ed Walsh, the IGC puts goalies through a series of skills drill competitions, including five shooting stations, an obstacle course, a speed skating event, and an up-down/butterfly event.
What does G stand for?
G stands for Goalie (hockey, soccer, etc.)
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If your rec-league team's usual goalie suddenly has an emergency and can't make it to a scheduled game, or if he simply doesn't turn up and you're in danger of forfeiting, or if you just need an extra netminder for a one-off corporate event or a practice, you dial the number, just as though you were ordering a pizza, and wait for the arrival of a fully equipped goalie who fits in with your skill level.
In the past, the crease attackman was a big, bulky player with enough size and strength to screen the goalie without being pushed around inside.