Home|News & Media|Articles

Articles

Free “Cavs Academy” Coaching Clinic

October 18, 2017
Free “Cavs Academy” Coaching Clinic
 
Coaches - Cleveland Cavaliers “Cavs Academy” has space open for their Coaching Clinic this Thursday at The Ohio State University. The Coaching Clinic is free and open to all Youth coaches (paid/volunteer/parent) in the Columbus area. See the registration link below and feel free to forward to anyone interested!
 
 
Check In/Networking: 5:30pm-6:00pm
Symposium:  6:00pm-8:00pm
Address: The Ohio State University, Archie Griffin Ballroom at the Ohio Union
1739 N. High Street, Columbus, OH 43210
Parking: The South Union Garage is attached to the Ohio Union and accepts payment by the hour.
Refreshments: Light snacks and water will be provided
 
Guest Speakers/Presenters include the following:
  • Kendall Chones, Head Coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers Cavs Academy
  • Scoonie Penn, Director of Player Development for The Ohio State University Men's Basketball Team
  • Patrick Klein, Associate Head Coach of The Ohio State University Women's Basketball Team
  • Jeremiah Boswell, Consultant of Youth Basketball Development for the NBA
  • Don Showalter, Head Coach/Youth Division Director of Coach Development, USA Basketball
  • Marty Mordarski, Chapter Executive Director, Positive Coaching Alliance-Cleveland
Symposium Content Includes:
  • Developing age-specific drills, proper warm-ups, offensive & defensive concepts
  • Creating the right practice plan for your team
  • Importance of fundamental skills development
  • Team building concepts/ playbook development
  • Establishing Coach & player relationships
  • Developing a basketball program/coaching philosophy
  • Importance of health & fitness