Owned and operated by Shane Clifford, the Shane Clifford Goalie School is one of the premier schools for training goaltenders in US. A former IHL and ECHL Goalie, Shane now teaches the art of goaltending to goalies from youth to the NHL. Shane has been the Goaltending Coach for the Pittsburgh Penguins (NHL), Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins (AHL), Johnstown Chiefs (ECHL), Everett Silvertips (WHL) and Ohio State University (CCHA).
Currently, Shane is the Goaltending Coach for the Youngstown Phantoms (USHL), Wenatchee Wild (NAHL) and Les Ducs d'Angers (France Elite League).
Shane's students include players in all levels of youth, Tier II, Junior A, Div. 1 College, Major Junior, Minor-Pro and NHL hockey such as: Arturs Irbe (NHL), Marc-Andre Fleury (NHL), Mike Wall (NHL), Peter Mannino (AHL), Leland Irving (AHL), Rob Madore (Hockey East), Kenny Reiter (WCHA), Parker Milner (Hockey East), Matt Skoff (USHL), Jake Hildebrand (USHL), Greg Lewis (NAHL), Marcus Zelser (NAHL) and more notable students.
During the summer months Shane's Goalie Camps are sell out venues packed with the best up and coming goaltenders in hockey. Once the season starts Shane's "The Crease" training program provides the best one-on-one instruction available.
"From the amateur to the pro level, Shane teaches goalies the fundamentals and how to succeed in all situations. To be successful you have to have a system, Shane will teach you that system in a way any goalie will understand and use to achieve incredible results." - Kevin Constantine, Former NHL Head Coach