2019 Coach’s Summit
Join us for the first annual Special Olympics Colorado Coach’s Summit! It will be held July 20, 2019 at the Radisson Hotel Denver-Aurora. This conference will be an all day event offering both sports specific and non sports specific certifications for our coaches. The deadline to RSVP has passed, but for more information, please contact Jordan Ficke.
The 2019 sports certification we will offer are: basketball, track and field, softball, tennis, and football. We will rotate through the list of sports each year to offer a sports certification on every sport by 2021.
Even if your sport is not being offered this year, there will be great non sport specific certifications offered: heath, fitness, and wellness, Unified training, motivating our athletes and leadership, and development and fundraising.These non sports specific certifications will go a long way into ensuring the success of your team and impact as a coach!
This training is designed to help you better navigate your role as a Special Olympics Colorado Coach! In the meeting, we will discuss common barriers in the field, give an over view of disabilities, and provide you with behavior principals and de-escalation strategies. Email Jordan Ficke for more information.