Mats Baribeau, owner of Gold in the Net – Ontario and goalie coach of the Brockville Braves of the Central Canada Tier 1 Junior A Hockey League, brings 16 years of goaltending experience. Mats and his staff provide goalie training and support throughout eastern ontario through minor hockey clinics, team practices, summer camps, private lessons as well as year round goaltender training at his own state of the art “Real Ice” Training Facility in Brockville,Ontario (one hour south of Ottawa). They are committed at improving the skills of goaltenders of all ages and calibre in which they have the privilege of working with.
“Goaltending is the single most important position in hockey. It has been that way thru every era and continues to be an evolving position. The necessity of young developing Goalies to learn the skills necessary to compete has never been greater than it is today. We know it’s a hard decision who you work with to improve your skills. We teach the fundamentals to the most intricate styles and help goalies develop the habits needed for this very specialized job. We also understand what goalies go through and have mentored many youngsters through the highs and lows that come with playing this pressure filled position. Make a strong decision and go with Gold in the Net. We will help you be the best you can while getting to the next level”