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!
ROOM RATES $103/night single or double 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. After Jan. 2,, 2013, Reservations at the clinic rate will be accepted based on space availability.
REFUND POLICY Refund requests (less $20 handling fee) must be submitted in writing and 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 PAM NEWTON: Training Athletes to Compete
2:00 - 3:00 KYLA HOLAS: THe Checklist for Getting Your
Pitchers Ready for Game Day
3:00 - 3:30 Exhibitor Display — Break
3:30 - 4:30 CARYL DROHAN: Practice Organization:
Creating an Effective & Productive Indoor Plan
4:30 - 5:30 ASHLEY CHARTERS: Middle Infield Play: Positioning & Technique
5:30 - 7:00 Dinner (on your own)
8:00 - 8:45 BOO GILLETTE: Mastering Catching Skills: Receiving, Blocking, Throwing
8:45 - 9:30 KYLA HOLAS: Drills That Can Correct The
Most Common Flaws in a Pitching Motion
9:30 - 10:15 PAM NEWTON: Baserunning Success:
It's Not Just About Speed!
10:15 - 10:30 Exhibitor Display — Break
10:30 - 11:15 CARYL DROHAN: TUrning Your Righty
Hitter Into a Lefty Slapper
11:15 - 12:00 BOO GILLETTE: Drills To Get Your
Catcher Prepared for Game Day
12:00 - 1:15 Lunch (on your own)
7:00 - 8:00 CARYL DROHAN: Hitting Mechanics:
Building a Solid Foundation
8:00 - 8:45 KYLA HOLAS: Outfield Play: Positioning,
8:45 - 9:30 ASHLEY CHARTERS: Hitting Drills Designed
to Reinforce a Proper Swing
9:30 - 11:00 Coaches Social Hour — Exhibitor Display
1:15 - 2:00 PAM NEWTON: Laying the Foundation
to Build a Successful Program
2:00 - 2:45 ASHLEY CHARTERS: The College
Experience: Getting There & Staying There
2:45 - 3:30BOO GILLETTE: Recruiting Realities: How the Process Really Works