Level 1 Instructional Coaching Clinic - Galloway, N.J.

Jun 15, 2019 - Jun 15, 2019 | Coaching Course | Galloway, NJ, USA


Saturday, June 15, 2019

Stockton University
101 Vera King Farris Dr
Galloway, NJ 08205-9411

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:

Robert Wouters | USA Field Hockey Trained Coach Educator 

Wouters completed his Level 2 coaching accreditation through USA Field Hockey in 2013. He has spent six seasons on the East Stroudsburg University coaching staff where he specializes in attacking plays and penalty corners, as well as video analysis and breakdown. He has helped the Warriors reach the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) tournament in each of the last five seasons, including the program's first-ever PSAC and NCAA Division II championship in 2015.

Wouters has been involved in field hockey for more than two decades. Along with volunteering at ESU, he owns and operates the Warriors Field Hockey Club. He also coaches ESU tournaments, clinics, tryouts and summer camps.

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.