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NENSA Regional Technique and Coaching Clinic, Lincoln-Sudbury High School
October 27, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
This one-day clinic is open to anyone looking to improve their ski technique, and learn ways to teach others effectively. Classic and skate will be addressed. After the technique segment of the clinic, we will discuss basic physiology, training theory, and how to coach fitness development.
The a.m. technique portion of this clinic will satisfy the USSA L100 technique requirement. If you have been looking for an L100 technique clinic to get your certification completed, here is your chance! L100 participants are welcome to stay for the for the afternoon physiology session but not required.
Participants are encouraged to rollerski during the technique portion of the clinic. However, rollerskiing is NOT required. We will be staying in the parking lot of the high school so you can easily stay with the group on foot and learn about how to coach ski technique. Parking lot is covered with large solar panels, so we will ski no matter the weather.
Note: Participants who complete the entire clinic will receive their NENSA Regional Coaches Certification. Clinic leaders are CSU coaches Rob Bradlee and Jim Stock, both well known for their coaching enthusiasm and creativity!
9:00 a.m. Classic rollerski technique
10:30 a.m. Skate rollerski technique
12:30 p.m. – Overview of training theory & planning, team dynamics & psychology, and goal-setting
2:30 p.m. Approx. finish
What to bring: -running shoes -poles (skate and classic), -roller skis (skate and classic) -helmet (mandatory for rollerskiing!) -bag lunch -high visibility vest or jacket if you have one, -and a penchant for having fun!
There is a lot of information to cover so please arrive early, ready to start the clinic at 9:00!
For clinic specific questions, contact Rob Bradlee at [email protected]