Winter 2018-19 Goalkeeper Training

During the winter our Goalkeeper Training Clinics are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays at Raimondi Park in Oakland. These sessions take place at the same time/in coordination with our Finishing Clinics.


Winter 2018/19 Schedule

December 4th – February 21st

Winter Finishing Clinics @ Raimondi

U9-U12 Goalkeeper Clinic
(2007 – 2010)
Tuesdays & Thursdays
4:15pm – 5:30pm
U11-U12 Goalkeeper Clinic
(2006 & older)
Tuesdays & Thursdays
5:45pm – 7pm

Program Start Date: Tuesday, December 4th
Program Finish Date: Thursday, February 21st

Two week break during the weeks of 12/24 and 12/31. Sessions resume the week of 1/7.


All winter clinics at Raimondi are FREE for Bay Oaks players who are currently playing with a Bay Oaks Team (2000-2010 Boys/Girls).

EBU Rec Players (U10+) are encouraged to join us for winter clinics at Raimondi. The Winter Training Clinics at Raimondi are free for current Bay Oaks Players. EBU Rec Players may register for a Winter Season Training Pass, allowing them to participate in all Bay Oaks clinics during the winter.


Winter Training Clinics @ Raimondi




GK Sessions @ Alameda Point (Futbol Fridays)
(all U13-U18 players welcome)
Fridays 6pm – 7:15pm

Program Start Date: Friday, September 14th, 2018
Program Finish Date: Friday November 16th, 2018

Elite GK Training
(U13-U18 Bay Oaks Gold Team players only)
Tuesdays @ Mills College
Session #1 – 6pm – 7:15pm (2004 – 2006 players)
Session #2 – 7:30pm – 8:45pm (2001 – 2003 players)

Program Start Date: Tuesday, September 11th, 2018
Program Finish Date: Tuesday, November 13th, 2018

Winter 2018 Clinic Schedule – TBA

If you are a Bay Oaks Coach and would like to schedule a special GK training for your team’s keeper, please email or

Bay Oaks Players in the U12 and younger age groups receive goalkeeping instruction that is integrated into their regular team training program.

Current GK Trainers:

Mark Grody – EBUSC Director of GK for 17 years. Mark focuses his on-field trainings with our youngest GKs. Mark also is the director in charge of Summer camps, training programs, & our U6-U8 program. He has coached both boys & girls teams in the club as well as at local high schools and also both men & women at Holy Names University.

Jean Decru – Since 2010, has coached GKs, camps (lead college ID), clinics, & multiple teams on both the boys & girls side.  Jean also coached girls at Encinal High and played professionally in France.

Sergio Alejandro Valle – Has been training our GKs & at our Summer camps for five years, including our boy’s US Developmental Academy GKs. Sergio also coaches at both James Logan HS and Chabot College.  He also played on the US Nat Beach Soccer team..