‘I am extremely pleased that Softball Canada and Softball BC have joined forces to host the 2012 International Softball Coaches Symposium in Richmond, BC’ stated Softball Canada President Kevin Quinn. ‘This provides coaches a fantastic opportunity for professional development by learning from some of the greatest softball minds in the world today. I look forward to meeting and listening to some excellent presenters during the Symposium.’
2012 ISCS Headliners:
Dates: March 2-4, 2012
Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel and Conference Centre
7551 Westminster Highway, Richmond, BC, V6X 1A3
Toll Free: 1-800-325-3535
Topics for the 2012 ISCS include: Are You A Good Coach? Making Your Hitters Better Keys to Successfully Manage the Skill Ranges on Your Team Long-Term Player Development Optimizing your Practice Preparing your Pitchers for Game Success Working with Female Athletes - Keeping Girls Active Developing Competitors and Gamers in Practice Competition – Introduction Evaluation Process using Video Detecting Signs and Symptoms of Concussions Essentials of Training Youth Umpire/Coach/Player Management Tiering Player Selection and Evaluation Drills, Drills, Drills Hitting Principles: The fundamentals that make an efficient swing and, The Pathway to becoming a National Team Athlete. See the web site for full descriptions of the sessions.
‘To optimize the development of our athletes, Softball BC is committed to providing coaches with information on the best physical, mental, cognitive and emotional development programs by experts in their fields’ said Heather Bee, Executive Director of Softball BC. ‘We are excited to partner with Softball Canada to host the 2012 International Coaching Symposium and give our coaching community a weekend of exceptional presentations and speakers to help them develop their coaching skills.’
On Saturday night, attend the Hot Stove Session with the Senior Women’s National Team staff and have the opportunity to ask the panel questions. In addition, walk around the Trade Show and see the latest softball related equipment and products.
Early bird Rate: $160.00 - until February 12, 2012 at 4:30 pm PST. EXTENDED
Regular Rate: $175.00 - after February 12, 2012 at 4:30 pm PST.
Group Rate: If registering more than 5 coaches, $150.00 - until February 12, 2012 at 4:30 pm PST.
Note: Registration includes a 1 year membership to the Coaching Association of BC.
Register on-line at: http://softballbc.sportical.com
For more information about the 2012 International Softball Coaches Symposium, visit the web site [http://www.softball.ca/events/2012ISCS/] or contact:
[B] 613-523-3386, x-3108
Web Site: www.softball.ca
Web Site: www.softball.bc.ca
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 523-3386 ext. 3105