We work an extensive network of outstanding collaborators in order to provide a complete and high level of service.
ZeroGravity & EduKick
Zero Gravity and Edukick have teamed up to collaborate in the development of the goalkeeper. This union allows goalkeepers from alllevels to access the creative methodology, created and designed by Roberto Navajas, a modern and effective approach to develop the soccer goalkeeper.
Edukick operates soccer schools in nations all around the workd such as Spain, the United Kingdom, USA, Germany, Italy, France and Brazil amongst others. This partnership provides goalkeepers from anywhere in the world with the opportunity to develop to their maximum level with the ZeroGravity method. Goalkeeper specific programs consist 12 month and 6 month programs, in addition to the different camps and one-month clinics offered by EduKick.
ZeroGravity and EduKick have unite their resources so that all goalkeepers can obtain maximum benefits and develop both as people and as elite goalkeepers.
A resident of the city of Oxnard, CA, Roberto Gutierrez brings more than 40 years of football knowledge to ZeroGravity. Roberto has more 30 yeras of experience as a coach in the United States. Roberto has professional experience as a player in Mexico with UdeG Bachelors under Luis Placencia, as well as in the United States with LA Salsa and SF Valley Golden Eagles, both under the leadership of Rialdo Menendez, former Brazilian National Team player. He holds a "C" Coaching License from the USSF.
Since Roberto has been in the United States, he has made his mark as a coach at the academy, collegiate and professional levels, Recently, Roberto was goalkeeper coach under Steve Sampson, former coach of the National Team of the United States, at Channel Islands University and has trained several goalkeepers from the various universities in Southem California. Roberto also works with young goalkeepers, and continues to be an active volunteer throughout the community of Oxnard, CA, Mr. Gutierrez currently serves as Director, Coach and Goalkeeper Advisor of ZeroGravity USA.
Cristina Fink, PhD, is a highly experienced sport psychologist with over 20 years of experience in teaching, counseling and
sport administration. Counseling clients include Olympic Medalists and World Champions as well as professional and national
soccer teams. She was the Sport Psychologist for several teams in the 2000, 2004 and 2008 Olympic Games with varied sports
like Synchronized Swimming, Track and Field, Modern Pentathlon, Swimming, Diving, Archery, Taekwondo and Soccer. Cristina
competed in two Olympic Games (Seoul 1988 and Barcelona 1992) and held the Mexican High Jump Record with a 1.94 mts. jump for
22 years. She has a B.S. in Psychology and a B.A. in Family and Consumer Resources from the University of Arizona, Tucson. She
has a Masters Degree and PhD obtained in Sport Psychology from the Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED) in Madrid,
Spain. Cristina is the author of a number of published papers and books, and a keynote speaker in many national and international
conferences. She is the Director of Sport Psychology for HP Sports and the Philadelphia Union. She is in charge of the Academy
and Youth Development Union programs and is responsible for helping implement its core-values and behavioral learning into its
soccer education curriculum. Cristina also supports the Philadelphia Union working directly with first team players as directed
by Philadelphia Union Technical Staff.