2019 Convention

May 5-7 - Myrtle Beach

Nestled on the north end of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, on the Grand Strand, Embassy Suites offers an array of amenities including nine swimming pools, Waterpark, full-service and fitness center. Enjoy easy access to the Boardwalk, Broadway at the Beach, the House of Blues, Barefoot Landing and Tanger Outlet Mall.  All 255 of our two-room suites boast private balconies and picturesque views of the resort, North Myrtle Beach and the Atlantic Ocean. Each suite features a separate living room with a sofa bed and a private bedroom. 

Convention & Banquet May 5-7

The CSCAA Convention and Awards Banquet heads to Myrtle Beach and the Grand Strand, Embassay Suites.

  • Gene Keady, Purdue University

  • Todd DeSorbo, University of Virginia

  • Julie Soriero, MIT

As speakers are confirmed they will be added here.  Registration and hotel information will be available in October.  Your registration includes admittance to the 58th Annual CSCAA Awards Banquet and all receptions.

Coach Academy - May 7-8

The role of coach on a college campus has changed, requiring a greater skill set for success than ever before.  The Coach Academy provides professional development experiences to help improve off-deck skills, provide alignment between coaches' goals and their institutional missions along with tactics to build alumni and recruiting networks.

  • Bill Wadley and Wally Morton- Alumni Engagement

  • Dan Tudor- Mission Driven Recruiting

  • Becky Burleigh and Celia Slater- Communication and Team Development

Limited in size, the Coach Academy is ideal for head and assistant coaches.  Learn More  

*Staffs of two or more coaches who register together will receive a $125 credit towards Coach Academy registration.

Women in Coaching Forum - TBD

The Women's Coaching Forum will focus exclusively on professional development for female coaches. You will learn from thought leaders in the industry about steps you can take to advance your career.

The Forum will be moderated by Celia Slater of TrueNorth Sports and Becky Burleigh, of “What Drives Winning” and focus on moving women forward.  There will be multiple sessions that will include an opportunity to look at and shape coaches philosophical beliefs on their programs, Round table discussions after each session that will focus on action steps for careers, panel discussions with AD’s and Fortune 500 company recruiters about hiring process and expectations, panel discussions with some of our top women in coaching, statistics and conversations with Dr. Nicole LaVoi- a leading researcher from the Tucker Center of Research for Women and Girls in Sport and ending the day with a networking social for all coaches.  This day of discussion and collaboration is critical to the future of women coaching in our sport.  Please join us for a what promises to be an exciting day of working together to change the face of swimming and diving!