Island Keeper Clinics has established a reputable following across Canada since Shel Brodsgaard established his training concept in 1993. Since this time, Shel has traversed the globe plying his trade, learning from several of the world’s top goalkeeper coaches: Simon Smith (UK), Jerry Knuttsen (Norway), Frans Hoek (Holland), Erling Borgstrom (Denmark) and coaches Even Pellerud (Norway), Richard Moller Nielsen (Denmark), Ian Bridge (Canada) and Richard Bate (UK). Shel has combined the knowledge gained in his playing and coaching experiences to share these methods through IKC camps, educational resources, lectures, presentations, seminars, motivational speeches and training programs.
IKC provides development programs for young goalkeepers; community level coaches; specialized goalkeeper trainers. IKC provides residential camps for goalkeepers, players and teams; club-based goalkeeper development programs; scholarship profiles and placements; international guest coaches; and coaching seminars. IKC also introduces the use of technology in a variety of ways to the benefit of all participants in our programs. IKC is your one-stop shop for goalkeeper education. Team training and development. Making connections in the goalkeeper training community. Making progress in the game!
IKC staff and students continue to achieve success in the game. IKC has produced several Youth National Team Goalkeeper Coaches utilized by the Canadian Soccer Association. Goalkeeper Coaches working with Professional Organizations. IKC has landed goalkeepers into professional playing environments. IKC has placed goalkeepers into scholarships in both Canada and the United States. IKC is most proud of the relationships established with our cliental.
Our belief is that all participants deserve the right to achieve their respective goals and dreams- through hard work shear determination. IKC always keeps in mind the most important part of the journey is to enjoy yourself and make sure to have FUN along the way!