The goalie is the best insurance in ice hockey

Movement is key for goalies

That sometimes includes doing the splits

A goalie's movement offers the best protection against a goal by the opposing team. To keep this movement consistent, they have to train and stretch every day.

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20 kg
A goalie's equipment weighs up to 20 kg. The leg guards alone are 5 kg!
80
Helmets came up around 80 years ago. Today, helmets offer both protection and a way to show individuality.
1908
Ice hockey was officially introduced to Switzerland in 1908 and soon became a national sport.

The team’s best insurance

The goalie is the one you rely on

The goalkeeper plays a leading role in an ice hockey game: as the last line of defence, they offer the best protection against a goal by the opposing team.