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 teh 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!
WEATHER POLICY Our clinics are planned to go on as scheduled as long as our speakers are able to fly/drive in on Friday. In the event of inclement weather, please call the hotel after 10 a.m. on Friday of the clinic.
ROOM RESERVATIONS $103/night Note: You may make room reservations by clicking on the above link. 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 Jan. 3, 2017 or the block is filled. After the block is filled, the clinic rate will be honored based on availability.
$130/adult (1-9 coaches)
$120/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 WIAA Clock Hours available
ONLINE REGISTRATION Register quickly and securely online using a credit/debit card or PayPal. Registration opens Oct. 1.
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.
11:30-1:00 Registration & Exhibitor Display
1:00-2:00 JESSICA HOLLEN: Practice Organization:
Creating a Plan That is Efficient & Productive
2:00-3:00 CARYL DROHAN: Teaching the Slap: Making it
Part of Your Offensive Attack!
3:00-3:30 Exhibitor Display & Break
3:30-4:30 DIANE MILLER: Common Hitting Faults & How
You Can Correct Them
4:30-5:30 JESSICA HOLLEN: Hitting Drills to Improve Your
Hitters's Performance at the Plate
5:30-7:00 Dinner (on your own)
8:00 - 8:45 JESSICA HOLLEN: Pitching Drills
That Your Pitcher Never Outgrows
8:45 - 9:30 MIKE WHITE: How to Win With Fewer
"Pitches" 9:30 - 10:15 DIANE MILLER: Steals & Pick-Offs:
Teaching Your Catcher Correct
Positioning, Footwork & Throws
10:15 - 10:30 Exhibitor Display — Break
10:30 - 11:15 CARYL DROHAN: Infield Drills: It's More Than Just Hitting Ground Balls!
11:15 - 12:00 KIRK WALKER: Baserunning Techniques:
Skills & Drills Give Your Team an
12:00 - 1:15 Lunch (on your own)
7:00 - 7:45 CARYL DROHAN: Infield Play: Glove Work
& Arm Angles
7:45 - 8:30 KIRK WALKER: Championship Culture & Team Chemistry - It Matters!
8:30 - 9:15 DIANE MILLER: Developing Your Offensive
9:15 - 11:00 Coaches Social Hour — Exhibitor Display
1:15 - 2:00 MIKE WHITE: 365-Day Training Plan for Softball Pitchers
2:00 - 2:45 KIRK WALKER: Outfielders Are Your Last
Line of Defense: Skills & Drills
2:45 - 3:30 MIKE WHITE: The Rise vs. Drop: The Key