EAST LANSING, Mich. â€“ The 4th annual Strength & Conditioning Clinic for Basketball Coaches will be held during the State Boysâ€™ Basketball Finals on the campus of Michigan State University on the morning of Friday, March 14. The clinic is specifically designed to give each attending coach (for both boysâ€™ and girlsâ€™ basketball) a solid foundation in the basic fundamentals of strength training, conditioning and agility training, related to the sport of basketball.
This yearâ€™s clinic will include new speakers and topics related to basketball, including:
â€¢ â€œTraining for Mental Toughness Through Strength & Conditioningâ€ - Mike Vorkapich, Michigan State Basketball Strength & Conditioning Coach and Clinic Director
â€¢ â€œConditioning Through Individual Skill Trainingâ€ - Joe Griffin, Graduate Assistant Coach, Michigan State Men's Basketball
â€¢ â€œSport-Specific Functional Training for Basketballâ€ - Tim "Red" Wakeham, Director of Strength & Conditioning for Olympic Sports - Michigan State University
â€¢ â€œTraining with a Limited Budget, Equipment & Facilitiesâ€ - Paul Harker, Head Strength & Conditioning Coach - Wayne State UniversityÂ
â€¢ "Hands-on Breakout Session - Core Training and Dynamic Hip Flexibility"
The cost is $50.00 per coach.