VARA Coaches Educational Forum

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Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 7:45pm

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Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 4:41pm to Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 6:24pm
Event Registration Closed

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Andrea Meade Lawrence Building at Pico. Morning coffee, lite breakfast and lunch included $45 pre-registered-$55 for day of sign up (check or credit card only). Registration 7:45-8:15, program will run approximately 8:30-2:30 will count for 1.0 US Ski & Snowboard continuing education credit.  MUST BE CURRENT US SKI & SNOWBOARD MEMEBERS. 

Speakers include Gar Trayner-KMS will present on National Performance Center review & LTAD with specifics about conditioning and testing and how it relates to skills quest fitness and u-start screening.  Oliver Hall-PT Inspire Physical Therapy will present on back pain in alpine skiers.  Matt Gammons-MD Rutland Regional Medical Center will present on Sleep Habits & the effects on youth.  Mike Browne-FIS TD will present a quick alpine rules update.  Kathy Okoniewski-NYSSRA Youth Coordinator will present on youth course setting for U14's and U12's (Review of SL & GS distances, offset, timing, rhythm and tempo, course's relation to terrain & snow surface.  Using training goals, course set environmentsand creativity for highest productivity, focus & fun. Recognizing key concepts for teaching youth to ski courses.  Anna Terry-LMT, E-RYT, NASM-CPT will present on muscular health 101-what you need to know about your (muscular) body to feel good and perform at peak. 

There will also be an AO update immediately following the coaches' forum.  You must sign up on the google sheet and pay on site with credit card or check, NO CASH

Price: $45.00

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