FINAL REGISTRATION DEADLINE for the Sports Performance Clinic is MONDAY, JUNE 12th!
Howard Payne University to host Strength and Conditioning clinic June 23-24.
Due to the popularity of the explosive and functional lifting programs which nearly every Division I school has implemented, Howard Payne is pleased to offer the USA Weightlifting (USAW) Sports Performance Clinic on Friday June 23rd-Saturday June 24th. This course is USAW sanctioned and upon completion of requirements, participants will receive a Sports Performance Coach Certification through the USAW. (The USAW is the national governing body for Olympic weightlifting in the United States).
The course will focus on the utilization and application of the explosive Olympic lifts and their assistance exercises, plyometrics and medicine ball training to the realm of sport specific training, power development and injury prevention.
This course uses both a classroom and a hands-on approach, insuring that the participant gains a more thorough understanding of the complexities and the difficulties of learning these movements. This experience along with the knowledge gained into the areas of program design and practical considerations provide the participant with a comprehensive foundation to successfully implement this training into the programs of their athletes or clients.
The course length is fifteen hours and will run from Friday through late Saturday afternoon.
The Instructor: Coach Tom Cross is nationally recognized as an expert in the field of strength and conditioning using the explosive lifts. Coach Cross’s long list of achievements include:
NSCA Division I National Strength Coach of the Year(1994)
Master Collegiate Strength Coach
Chairman of the National Collegiate Strength/Conditioning Pull Committee
A football coach for 37 years and with 53 years of involvement in the game of football, Coach Cross has extensive experience in coordinating a strength program with a football program.
Course fee is $300 for USAW members and $335 for non-USAW members.
REGISTRATION IS LIMITED: DEADLINE IS JUNE 12!!!! Call Troy Bomgardner, Clinic Coordinator @ 325-649-8107 for information and to reserve application.
Lodging: Brownwood Area Motels that have agreed to special rate for the clinic.
Comfort Inn: 325-641-3400- $71.99- w/continental breakfast
Hampton Inn- 866-641-4200- $79.00- w/hot breakfast
Holiday Inn Express- 325-641-8085- $75.00- King and Queen Suites, w/continental breakfast
Days Inn- 325-646-2551- $53.10(Single), $57.60(Double)- w/continental breakfast
**Be sure to mention the Howard Payne Strength Clinic and the above quoted rate.