WIAA Contact:  Cam Taylor  |  ctaylor@wiaa.com


2016 Coaches School Information

Registration  |  Schedule  |  Vendor Registration  |  Hotel Information

Please join us for the 2016 WAA Coaches School presented by Rush Team Apparel.

Remember, attendance at the entire WIAA Coaches School meets the WIAA coaching requirements for the beginning level and the continuous training level, as well as providing up to 21 clock hours at no additional charge.

  • 21 potential Clock Hours
  • Breakfast & lunch both Friday and Saturday
  • Complimentary conference notebook
  • Door prize raffle items
  • Conference t-shirt
  • Friday Evening Coaches Social hosted by the WIAA & Red Lion Hotel

The registration fee for Coaches School is $110. Registration increases to $130 if registered after July 15, 2016.

Pre-conference Sports Medicine First Aid and CPR Training have a separate pre-registration fee of $40 if paid by July 15, and a $50 late registration fee after July 15.

The WIAA Coaches School is an excellent opportunity for coaches, advisors and administrators for all activities and athletics to interact, to learn, and to share experiences that contribute to the professionalism of interscholastic coaching.

Enjoy a power-packed conference that will inspire, motivate, and prepare you for the upcoming school year! 

Conference Schedule 
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Thursday, July 28

First Aid and CPR Certification - 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Early Registration - 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM 
Hands on Taping and Lung Function Testing (Free) - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


Friday, July 29
Registration & Continental Breakfast - 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Welcome and Introductions - 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM

GENERAL SESSION 1 - 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Dr. Ross Flowers | Developing Young Talent: Motivation, Communication & Mentoring

BREAKOUT SESSION 1 & 2 - 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM & 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Presenter Topic Handouts
MELISSA BAKER TIPS FOR TURNING YOUR SPORT INTO A PROGRAM  
PAT BANGASSER MIDDLE SCHOOL COACHING: ESTABLISHING GUIDELINES FOR COACHES AND PLAYERS
KEVIN BRYANT IS IT POSSIBLE TO TEACH CHARACTER THROUGH SPORT? IF SO, HOW?
ERIN DESROCHERS
KNOX BURNETT
HEALTH AND PERFORMANCE: A CLOSER LOOK AT PSYCHOLOGY AND NUTRITION
KIM DURAND
GARY HYATT
DANIEL SHEID
INELIGIBLE? HOW THE (HELL) DID THAT HAPPEN?  
BRIAN MCGLADERY SOCIAL MEDIA IN SPORT: ESTABLISHING GUIDELINES FOR COACHES AND PLAYERS
CIARA RINK TWO HOUR BLOCK (HOUR TWO IS HANDS ON LAB)

PREPARING ATHLETES FOR SUCCESS: HOW TO KEEP YOU IN THE GAME AND OFF THE INJURY REPORT
 
SCOTT WELLS PREPARING FOR A CHAMPIONSHIP

LUNCH - 12:00 PM TO 1:00 PM
Bruskland Award, WIAA Q&A

GENERAL SESSION 2 - 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Bruce Brown |
 The Power of Your Words

BREAKOUT SESSION 3 & 4 - 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM & 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM

Presenter Topic Handouts
KEVIN BRYANT HIGH SCHOOL SPORT AS "THE OTHER CLASSROOM". WHAT IS BEING TAUGHT? LEARNED?  
EMILY EDISON
BRENT  GEORGE
DANIEL JAHN
TWO HOUR BLOCK

FUEL, FORM & FUNCTION: FULL SPECTRUM PERFORMANCE
BOBBI HAZELTINE BUILDING A SUCCESSFUL PROGRAM WITH LEADERSHIP
DR. JERRY KROUS
JIM STONE
PRINCIPALS OF STARTING AND DEVELOPING A YOUTH PROGRAM (MIDDLE LEVEL FOCUS)
LORI THOMAS COACHING THE FEMALE ATHLETE  
KYLE VIERCK FOUNDATIONS FOR BUILDING/LEADING A CHAMPIONSHIP CULTURE
DONALD WATTS THE POWER OF PLAYER DEVELOPMENT  
GREG WHITMORE SAVING OUR SPORT - RETHINKING HOW WE COACH THE GAME OF FOOTBALL

GENERAL SESSION 3 - 4:00 PM - 4:50 PM
Jerry Gaines, Jr. | The Equation of Life

COACHES SOCIAL - 5:00 - 7:00 PM
Red Lion Hotel Pool


Saturday, July 30

Continental Breakfast - 7:15 AM - 8:00 AM

GENERAL SESSION 4 - 8:00 AM - 8:50 AM
Lori Thomas | The Impact of Trust

BREAKOUT SESSION 5 & 6 - 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM & 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

Presenter Topic Handouts
MATT BLAIR TEAM CRISIS MANAGEMENT  PDF
JEFF BLOUNT MOTIVATION: IT IS A LEARNED BEHAVIOR
STEVE BRIDGE BULLYING AND COACHES BEHAVIORS
DR. JIM FORKUM
DR. SHERRY FORKUM  
THE ENTITLED STUDENT ATHLETE: FACT OR FICTION
MIKE MORGAN THE ROLE OF PARENTS IN ATHLETICS  
DR. PHILLIP MORGAN BASIC COACHING PRINCIPLES FOR THE BEGINNING TEAM SPORT COACH
SHAUNA SHEPPARD COACHING TO TEAM PERFORMANCE  
SNAP! RAISE FUNDRAISING MADE EASY

BREAKOUT SESSION 7 - 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
WIAA Staff Presentations

Hotel Checkout/Final Vendor Visits - 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM

LUNCH - 11:50 AM TO 12:20 PM 


SUDDEN CARDIAC ARREST & CONCUSSION UPDATE - 12:20 - 1:50 PM

Jen Carol

SPORTS SPECIFIC SESSION - 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM


GENERAL SESSION 5 & CLOSING 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM
Arvin Mosley, Jr. | Coaching Ethics: "Bridging the Gap Between our Players' Needs and our Coaching Desires

CLOCK HOUR CHECKOUT 4:00 PM - 4:50 PM



 
Hotel Information
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HOST HOTEL:
Red Lion Hotel-Yakima Center 
607-E. Yakima Avenue 
Yakima, WA 98901 
(509) 248-5900

The Red Lion Yakima Center Hotel has given the WIAA a special room rate of $76.95 (single/double) or $86.95 (Triple/Quad) plus taxes if booked by July 10th. The hotel is on the same property as the Yakima Convention Center. Since summer is the prime tourist season, the Red Lion Yakima Center Hotel has quoted the WIAA Coaches School an advantageous room rate in support of interscholastic activities.

Make housing reservations directly with the hotel (509-248-5900). Identify yourself as being with the 2016 WIAA Coaches School to get the group rate.


OTHER HOTEL OPTIONS:

Holiday Inn
802 East Yakima Ave
Yakima, WA 98901
(509) 494-7000

Across the street from the Yakima Convention Center. Special Coaches School rate available.
Holiday Inn Welcomes WIAA Coaches School


Best Western Ahtanum Inn
2408 Rudkin Road
Yakima, WA 98903
www.bestwestern.com/ahtanuminn

Exit 36 off Interstate 82:

Within walking distance of excellent shopping, restaurants, and a movie theatre. Just a short 5-minute drive from the Yakima Convention Center, site of the WIAA Coaches School.

For reservations, please call 800-348-9701. Please mention that you are with the “WIAA Coaches School” room block to receive your special rate.

Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel
9 North 9th Street
Yakima, WA 98901
(509) 452-6511

Across the street from the Yakima Convention Center

Yakima Valley Hotel and Conference Center
 
1507 N 1st St. 
 Yakima, WA 98901
 (509) 248-7850

 Two miles from the Yakima Convention Center

2016 Coaches School

Date:
July 28-30, 2016

Location:
Yakima Convention Center

Featured Speakers 

Dr. Ross Flowers
Giles Consulting Group

Bruce Brown
Proactive Coaching

Lori Thomas
Proactive Coaching/Heart of America Athletic Conference

Arvin Mosley Jr.
Dreams in Sight

Jerry Gaines Jr.

Baden Sports
Dairy Farmers of Washington
Les Schwab Tires
Milgard School of Business
New Balance
Snap Raise
Spalding
Local Ford Stores
Washington Army National Guard
Washington State Patrol
Sports Authority
RushTeamApparel
ATI Physical Therapy
Brooks
Northwest Sports Photography
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