Softball Ontario is very happy to share a nationwide Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) Professional Development Points Chance. Team Canada Coaches Staff will give you an interactive and fun 3 hour Coaches Clinic in Burlington, ON- Friday, April 15, 2016 from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm.
Team Canada Coaches Staff and Clinic Instructors:
Senior Women’s Mind Coach- Mark Cruz had a remarkable 25 year worldwide softball career, where he was considered among the best pitchers on the planet. He won two Worldwide Softball Federation World Titles and 4 Pan American gold medals – two like a player and 2 like a coach, among a number of other accolades.
Junior Women’s Mind Coach- Melissa Basilio, Assistant Coach of Canada`s Senior Women`s National Team and Mind Coach of Canada`s Junior Women`s National Team since 2009. Melissa attended four years at College of Delaware and it was named Second Team All-Colonial Association (2002-2003). Those same years she was co-captain. Melissa was a superb defensive third baseman and it was noted for her quick glove and powerful arm. Her Coaching roster includes: Winthrop Eagles, Assistant Coach using the Markham Tigers and Assistant Coach with St. Mary’s Catholic School.
Topics to become covered:
1. Art & Science of Practice Planning
Within this session, Team Canada Coaches will talk about how you can develop practice plans which are centered on developing specific skills versus random activities that might or might not participate a general theme.
2. Player Evaluation & Selection
This really is geared more for competitive Coaches. How you can conduct a person evaluation now? Are practices subjective or objective? Will they prepare athletes for that test or are athletes likely to come ready to perform? Exactly what does a seem buying process seem like?
3. Get yourself ready for the growing season
Because the season approaches, so how exactly does a softball coach prepare? Do you know the critical factors of having ready for the growing season?
4. Questions and Answer Session
Softball Coaches may have an chance to inquire about Team Canada Coaches any Coaching related questions.