Jamie McCaig 
ATC Goaltending 

Daily Schedule - Aug 12-15, 2019

Progression: Regular/Advanced

Power Skating      9 – 10AM

Dryland                 10:30 – 11:30AM

Lunch/Lecture      11:30AM – 12:15PM

On Ice Session      12:45 - 2PM

Progression: Elite

Lecture                 9:15 - 10AM

Power Skating      10:30AM – 11:30PM

Dryland                 12 – 1PM

Lunch                    1 – 1:45PM

On Ice Session      2:15 – 3:30PM



Jamie McCaig - Owner ATC Goaltending

Jamie enjoyed a successful junior hockey career with the Prince George Spruce Kings (BCHL), Penticton Panthers (BCHL) and the Merritt Centennials (BCHL). After concluding his junior career, Jamie went on to play for Brandon University Bobcats (CIS) and the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns (CIS). After completing his Bachelor of Arts Degree at the University of Lethbridge, Jamie went on to play professionally for the Anchorage Aces (WCHL) and Victoria Salmon Kings (ECHL). Jamie has been instructing goaltenders for the past 20 years, while still playing he worked for the Goaltender Development Institute (GDI) for current NHL (Columbus) goalie coach Ian Clark. In the fall of 2006 after finishing his playing career, Jamie joined Dave Rathjen at ATC Goaltending where he is now a co-owner.  Jamie is currently the goalie coach for the Spruce Grove Saints (AJHL), Merritt Centennials (BCHL) as well as the former goalie coach of the Kootenay Ice (WHL).

Dave Rathjen - Co-Owner ATC Goaltending

Dave grew up playing AAA hockey in Penticton, B.C. before going on to a successful junior career in the WHL and BCHL. After junior, he attended the University of Alberta and played for the Golden Bears Hockey Program winning the CIS National Championship in 2005 where he graduated with his Bachelor of Physical Education Degree with a minor in sports management. After a brief stint in the UHL Dave turned his focus to coaching goaltenders full time.  Dave has been instructing goalies for the past 17 years and has gained a wealth of knowledge along his journey. Dave is currently the goalie coach for Swift Current (WHL), Univ of Alberta Golden Bears and Pandas (USport) as well as NAIT Womens Hockey Team (ACAC).


Allen York

Allen played 2 years in the AJHL for the Camrose Kodiaks where he won back to back AJHL championships and back to back Doyle Cups. Allen then went on to play 3 years for the RPI Engineers (NCAA Div 1). After leaving RPI Allen had a very successful 6 year pro career where he played in the NHL with Columbus as well as 5 seasons in the AHL/ECHL. Allen played for the 2013 Team Canada Spengler Cup as well as representing Canada as well in the 2008 World Jr A Challenge.  Allen is currently the Goalie coach/assistant Coach Northern Alberta Xtreme hockey academy (CSSHL) and the Camrose Kodiaks (AJHL)

Rhys Hadfield 

Rhys has been working with ATC since 2010 and before that he was a student with ATC from first-year midget till he finished his Jr career. Rhys played Jr A hockey in Grande Prairie (AJHL), Nanaimo (BCHL) and St Albert (AJHL) and just finished his education degree at Concordia Univ where he played 4 years for the Concordia Thunder (ACAC). Rhys has a passion for the technical side of playing goal and is always on the cutting edge of new technical advancements within the position.  Rhys is currently the goalie coach for Concordia Thunder (ACAC).


Ty Rimmer

Ty joined ATC in the summer of 2019 and has been with us full time since then.  Ty started his goalie coaching career after a very successful playing career starring in the WHL and playing 6 season professionally in AHL, ECHL and in Europe!  Ty is currently the goalie coach for the Leduc Midget AAA Team (AMHL) as well as the CAC Bantam AAA (AMBHL) team.

Tanner McCorriston

Tanner is one of the original ATC clients and has now been instructing for the past 7 years.  Tanner recently completed a very successful Jr A career finishing with the Whitecourt Wolverines of the AJHL.  Tanner is in his third year of playing and studying at Concordia College of Edmonton (ACAC). Tanner has been the goalie coach for the St Albert Bantam AAA team the past 2 seasons as well as working with several other AA and AAA teams in the greater Edmonton Area.



Pennhold Regional Multiplex 
#1 Waskasoo Avenue
Penhold, AB T0M 1R0

Driving Directions 

ATC Goaltending Summer Goalie Camp

Penhold, AB Aug 11-14, 2020


Regular (Novice/Atom Beginner Goalies) - $749 + GST

Advanced (Atom/PW Experienced Goalies) - $999 + GST

Elite (Bantam - Jr Goalies) - $1299 + GST 

2020 Camp Overview/Information


Regular Progression ($749 + GST)

In this progression students will be introduced to goalie specific skating movements - proper stance and butterfly, recovering from butterfly.  Students will also be taught how to set up for an oncoming attack, the importance of positioning as well as the important role that rebound control plays in overall success.  Towards the end of the week there will be specific on and off ice time dedicated to handling high shots to the glove, blocker and body. 

This progression is designed for newer goalies that are looking to get a firmer grasp on the fundamentals of playing goal.


2 On Ice Sessions Per Day (2.25 hrs each day!)

3:1 Student/Instructor Ratio

Maximum 9 Goalies in this Progression

Advanced Progression ($999 + GST)

This progression is designed for goaltenders that have a firm grasp on the fundamentals as well as those who are playing at a higher level for their age. This progression will focus on crease movement, accurate positional adjustments as well as an introduction to advanced puck tracking and zone control skills.  Another main focus of this progression is how to handle sharp angle attacks/attacks from behind the net.  There will be time dedicated to handling screens and scramble situations as well as learning about vertical angle coverage.



2 On Ice Sessions Per Day (2.25 hrs each day!)

3:1 Student/Instructor Ratio

Max 15 Goalies in this Progression

On Ice focus

Positioning and Depth Adjustments

Active Hands 

Introduction to RVH, when and how to use it

Puck Handling basics

Recovery emphasis (with and without time)

Managing Screens and Deflection options

Elite Progression ($1299 + GST)

This progression is designed for goaltenders that are playing at the highest level for their age.  This progression will focus on skating, puck tracking, positional adjustments, rebound control, zone awareness, power play tactics, puck handling as well as an emphasis on reading the play.  Goalies attending are expected to have a very firm grasp on all skating and save techniques.

Students in this progression are required to attend camp in top physical shape, there will be no refunds issued for injuries that happen at camp due to poor physical fitness.  This progression is for SERIOUS goalies only!



2:1 Student/Instructor Ratio

Maximum 12 Goalies in this Progression

Midget AAA and Jr A Shooters

On Ice Focus:

Review and repetition of skating and positioning every day

Emphasis on Glove and Blocker usage (elbow positioning, hand positioning)

Rebound Control and Recovery tactics addressed each day

Screen and Deflection focus

Traffic Management and Deflection Integration

Sharp Angle/Behind the Net Focus

Dedicated time devoted to puckhandling/transistional skills

All progressions will include some of the following Goalie Specific Off Ice Sessions focus:


Hand eye co-ordination

Vision training