We would like to thank everyone who attended the 2020 seminar. We had amazing presenters, great vendors and a fantastic facility that made for a great experience. We will have 2021 dates out ASAP.
Thank you again for supporting this great event and we hope to see you next year!
Renée & Trae Toliver
THE SEASON STARTS HERE!
Field Hockey Coaching Seminar at the Tropicana Casino Hotel, Atlantic City, NJ
February 6 - 7, 2020
Do not miss the opportunity for 10 hours of field hockey instruction ranging from tactics, techniques & strategies to organizing your team & practices to creating a cohesive unit & mental toughness for your athletes. Our clinicians will be giving you theory as well as on-field practical instruction. Prepare for the upcoming season, network with other coaches & enhance your knowledge of the game.
ABOUT THE SEMINAR
Join us for 2-days of sessions from successful NCAA coaches, team building experts & top vendors from across the country. Our clinicians have over 60 years of field hockey coaching experience. Clinicians will have the opportunity to present their information in a hands on manner with participation from the audience. After the seminar on Thursday night we will host a networking happy hour for all attendees.
Technical Director at University of New Hampshire
Head Coach at Northeastern University for 30 seasons.
10 American East Titles.
17 NCAA Appearances.
5 Time NCAA Division 1 Champion as a player and coach.
Mayhem Field Hockey Club Director of Player Development.
Coached at Maryland, Columbia and Temple.
Head Coach at Towson University.
Previously coached at Eastern Mennonite University and Albermarle High School in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Head Coach at Rowan University.
2018 Final Four Appearance.
Previously coached at University of Rochester and Stockton College.
Founder of Optimal Performance Associates
Conducts hundreds of team building workshops across the country.
Wrote articles in the NFHCA newsletter and has been a presenter at the NFHCA convention.
Thursday, February 6th 2020
7:30-8:10am - CHECK IN and CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
8:10-8:30am - WELCOME & Meet the Vendors
8:30-9:30am - Cheryl Murtaugh - Attack Inside the 25
9:45-10:45am - EA Jackson - Creating Practice Plans Through Backwards Design
11:00-12:00pm - Michelle Andre - Open Field Defense
12:15-1:15pm - Keith Waldman - Mental Toughness
1:25-2:45pm - LUNCH
2:45-3:45pm - Cheryl Murtaugh - Small Defensive Games
3:55-4:55pm - Marybeth Freeman - 360 degrees of Goalkeeping
5:05-6:05pm - Panel of Presenters
6:30-7:30pm - HAPPY HOUR
Friday, February 7th 2020
7:45-8:30am - Continental Breakfast
8:30-9:30am - Marybeth Freeman - What are we really teaching our athletes?
9:40-10:40am - Michelle Andre - Coaching Offensive Transitions
10:50-11:50am - EA Jackson - Establishing Team Culture
VENDORS IN ATTENDANCE
The following vendors will be on site at the seminar.