Vancouver Ultimate Coaching Conference

New for 2017!

Join us for the first ever Vancouver Coaching Conference on Saturday, February 25 at Stratford Hall School. We are co-hosting the event with UltiPros Academy, and hope many existing and future coaches can attend!

Format & Audience

There will be two tracks of sessions during the day, with engaging topics that will be relevant for a variety of audiences:

  • Elementary School coaches
  • High School coaches
  • Club Team coaches (Youth and Adults)
  • VUL League Mentors and Clinic Instructors 
  • Brand new coaches who want to start but aren't sure where yet!

Coaches, teachers, and instructors from across the Greater Vancouver and beyond are welcome.

Partners

We are working with UltiPros Ultimate Academy on the conference design and execution. They are passionate about youth ultimate, coach development, and Spirit of the Game.

RiseUp from Seattle will be leading sessions to share their expertise.

Stratford Hall will be hosting the event.

All attendees that register by Feb 16 will receive a sublimated jersey courtesy of Oddball Workshop!

If you'd like to be involved as a partner, please contact Troe Weston via troe.weston@vul.ca.

Sessions & Schedule 

The event will run from 9:00-5:30 pm. Sessions will include topics such as:

  • Practice planning
  • Drill composition
  • Spirit of the Game
  • Long Term Athlete Development
  • Mental prep/goal setting
  • How to teach throwing
  • Gender Equity
  • AND MORE!

Presenters include:

  • Mario O'Brien - RISE Up Ultimate
  • Qxhna & Rohre Titcomb - Five Ultimate
  • Alex Davis - Head Coach for Team Canada U24 Mixed, Captain of Furious George
  • Hana Kawai - AGE UP
  • Jen Nicholls - Experienced competitive coach, VUL Clinic Coordinator
  • Jon Hayduk - 4-time national coach, founder of Misfit program, BC Ultimate Provincial Coach
  • Mauro Ortiz - past captain of Furious George, VUL Coaching Coordinator
  • Danie Proby - UltiPros Co-Founder and Head Coach
  • Troë Weston - VUL League Manager, BC Ultimate Provincial Coach

Registration

Registration is now closed.

The $50 registration fee includes attendance to all sessions, and lunch! Register by Feb 16th get a free jersey! All registration closes on Feb 20. 

If you're a coach or instructor in the VUL and are unable to afford the full fee, contact us for assistance. Email troe.weston@vul.ca

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We hope to see you there!