Level 1 Instructional Coaching Clinic - Brookville, N.Y.

Jun 9, 2019 - Jun 9, 2019 | Coaching Course | Brookville, NY, USA


    Sunday, June 9, 2019

    Long Island Post University - Athletic Field House
    720 Northern Blvd.
    Brookville, NY 11548

    The Level 1 Instructional Coaching Clinic will cover the following topics: 

    Classroom Presentations and Discussions

    • Importance of Coaching Philosophy
    • Coaching as a Profession - How to Coach Principles
    • Learning & Age-Appropriate Development Principles   
    • Introduction to “Teaching Games for Understanding” 

    On-Field Learning and Application 

    • Basic Rules & Field Set-Up   
    • Fundamental Skills of Field Hockey - Grip Management   
    • Introduction to Attack and Defense Principles - Small Games  
    • The Basics of Goalkeeping  
    • Designing Fun and Effective Training Sessions  


    Instructor for this Level 1 Instructional Coaching Clinic:

    Allan Law | USA Field Hockey Trained Coach Educator

    In February, Law was named the U.S. U-17 Women's National Team Assistant Coach. A native of Scotland, he has spent four seasons with the Syracuse field hockey program, highlighted by helping lead the Orange to a NCAA Championship in 2015. He is responsible for video analysis and technical development of the Syracuse student-athletes, helping develop some of the nation's most talented players and has helped both current student-athletes and alums reach the international level.

    Law, Scotland’s Men’s Coach of the Year in 2009, served as the head coach of the Scotland U-16 Boy’s National Team (2011-13) and Head of Hockey for the St. Andrew’s University Hockey Club (2012-13), while performing the role of senior hockey coach and coach education coordinator at Glenalmond College, working with boys and girls from U-14 to U-18 levels.

    Please check the USA Field Hockey website COACHING CLINICS for a list of Level 1 Instructional Coaching Clinics. If you would like to attend a Level 1, but do not see one listed in your area, please contact coaching@usafieldhockey.com.

    Click here to see a full list of upcoming Level 1 and Level 2 Instructional Coaching Clinic offerings.

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