About the clinic. . . We are excited to offer you the opportunity to attend the National Softball Coaches Clinic! As many of you know, we conduct National Softball Coaches Clinics across the nation each year. In addition, we have Advanced National Softball Coaches Clinics in Chicago and Charlotte, N.C. Those clinics are for the coach with a strong knowledge of the game who wants to take their game to the next level. All of our clinics offer the finest instruction available to coaches at all levels and our commitment to our clinics hasn't changed since we began conducting them more than 20 years ago. Our clinic are held in a relaxed, fun environment that allows the participants to learn from the very best coaches, players and clinicians in the world. We're proud that our clinics are widely recognized as the very best in the U.S. thanks to the commitment and dedication of our extraordinary instructors. There will be two days of instruction, softball exhibits, a coaches packet for each participant, door prizes, social hour and more! Our clinic will provide instruction on how to help their athletes improve their softball skills, knowlege and ability to execute. There will be something for everyone - no matter their coaching knowledge and experience. It's a fantastic way to learn from the best and meet others who share your interest in fastpitch softball. You can network with other coaches and spend some one-on-one time with our instructors during breaks or the Coaches Social Hour.
We sincerely hope that you will join us at one of our clinics - it will be an experience we believe you will truly enjoy!
ROOM RESERVATIONS $88/night Note: Please make hotel reservations as early as possible to take advantage of clinic rates. Rooms in our block are available on a first-come, first-serve basis until the block is filled. After the block is filled, the clinic rate will be honored based on availability.
CLINIC REGISTRATION $125/adult (1-9 coaches)
$118/adult* (10+ coaches)
$75/student (full-time, age 23-U) *Discount adult pre-registrations only. If number in group falls below 10, regular rate will apply.
$75/student (full-time, age 23-U)
Register quickly and securely online using a credit/debit card or PayPal.
DISCOUNT CODE If pre-registering 10 or more adult coaches, you must use the discount/promo code: COACH10
REFUND POLICY Refund requests (less $20 handling fee) must be submitted in writing via email, fax or postmarked 10 days prior to the clinic date. After that, no refunds will be issued as long as the clinic is held. Substitutions may be made prior to the clinic.
8:00 - 8:45 LORI SIPPEL: Outfield: Basic Fundamentals=Game-Winning Plays
8:45 - 9:30 ASHLEY CHARTERS: Daily Hitting Drills to Reinforce a Solid Swing
9:30 - 10:15 JACQUIE JOSEPH: Game-Day Frustration? How Productive Practices Can Make the Difference
10:15 - 10:30 Exhibitor Display — Break
10:30 - 11:15 LORI SIPPEL: Pitching With Imagination & Intention
11:15 - 12:00 JOHN TSCHIDA: Hitting: Common Flaws
& Creative Corrections
12:00 - 1:15 Lunch (on your own)
7:00 - 7:45 JOHN TSCHIDA: Airtight Defense: Infield Positioning & Techniques
7:45 - 8:30 KRISTI BREDBENNER: Game Calling: How to Read Batters When You Don't Have a Scouting Report
8:30 - 9:15 JACQUIE JOSEPH: Keeping Hitting Simple: Breaking Down the Swing
9:15 - 11:00 Coaches Social Hour — Exhibitor Display
1:15 - 1:55JACQUIE JOSEPH: Recruiting: WHat Coaches Want & Expect
1:55 - 2:35ASHLEY CHARTERS: Mastering the Short Game to Give Your Team an Edge
2:35 - 3:15JOHN TSCHIDA: Bullpen Session Workouts to
Prepare Pitchers for Game-Day Success