Information about Meetings


2017-18 Technical Meetings - TBA


Date Topic
  Organizational Meeting for Fall Indoor (All Ages)
  Training Block Themes for Indoor (All Ages)
  Review technical content of the 1st Training Block Theme (Grassroots)
  Review technical content of the 2nd Training Block Theme (Grassroots)
  Organizational Meeting for Winter Indoor (All Ages)
  Review technical content of the 3rd Training Block Theme (Grassroots)
  Organizational Meeting: How to develop the decision making player
  Review technical content of the 4th Training Block Theme (Grassroots)
  Review technical content of the 5th Training Block Theme (Grassroots)
  Organizational Meeting for Spring (All Ages)
  MARCH BREAK
  Organizational Meeting for Summer (All Ages)
  Review Technical Content small-sided games/defending principles (Deny, Delay, Deflect)
   

Classroom sessions are hosted on a Monday night at the Clubhouse as 90% of the teams do not train this night. Meetings will start at 7:30pm. Organizational meetings will be conducted by Dave Benning. Grassroots meetings will be conducted by Kevin Trethowan and/or Wayne Simmons

On-Field Clinic Dates (Saturday 9AM on the Turf Field)


Date Topic
  Small Sided Games (Attacking/Defending)
  Working with the Back 3 (9vs9) or Back 4 (11vs11)
  Working with the MDF (point down in attack/point up when defending)
  Working with the Wingers to get behind the FB
  Working on combination plays to get into the penalty box behind the defenders
   

On field clinics are hosted prior to the start of any training sessions or OPDL exhibition games

On-Field Clinic Dates Recreational Coaches (Saturday 9AM on the Turf Field)


Date Topic
  Organizational field set up and rotation. Recreational Best Practices Booklet.
  TBA
  TBA
  TBA
  TBA
   

If any of these dates conflict with the YRSA Festivals scheduled for 2017 the dates will be moved forward one week. The clinics are hosted on Saturday morning to ensure teams are available for the purpose of the clinic.