Convention Schedule

Schedule

Saturday, May 6

Coach Academy Reception (Optional)

6:30



Sunday, May 7

Coach Academy Programming

8:30-6:00

Opening Social -
Bahia Belle Mission Bay Cruise

6:30-8:30



Monday, May 8

Learn-by-Doing

7:00

Convention Programming

8:00-4:45

Reception

6:00-7:00

57th Annual CSCAA Awards Banquet

7:00-9:00



Tuesday, May 9

Learn-by-Doing

7:00

Convention Programming

8:30-4:45

Closing Reception

5:00

Convention Talks

More than fifteen talks are on tap for the 2017 CSCAA Convention at the Bahia Resort Hotel. This year's convention will highlight several TED-type talks including our "...in 30 Minutes" series that will leave you thinking about big ideas.  Breakouts will also give you practical advice to help you and your team.  Topics include:

  • World-Class Excellence in Your Life and Work - Bob Bowman wrote the book on acheiving excellence - literally - hear his ten steps.
  • Conversation with Distance Greats - Harvey Humphries, Casey Converse & Catherine Vogt offer different approaches to getting the most out of your distance group
  • No Money, No Problem - Dan Tudor shows non-scholarship programs how to succeed
  • NCAA Rules Discussion - Brian Gordon, NCAA Secretary Rules Editor (Monday Morning)
  • Lessons Learned - Matt Kredich - Applying sport science to your program.
  • Steel Sharpens Steel where Jeff Dugdale and Kirk Sanocki on using your rival as your partner for success
  • Preparing Divers with Better Dryland Work- Mark Ruiz
  • Three Strokes in 30 Minutes - What is the single most important thing in back, breast and fly?  Lars Jorgensen, Sergio Lopez and Arthur Albiero weigh in.
  • Winning & Winning Again - Becky Burleigh on how the process of building championship teams is different now.
  • Sprinting, Three Perspectives- Todd DeSorbo, Dave Salo, and Katie Arnold
  • What Really Matters - Limited resources? Keenan Robinson tells you what's most important
  • Revelations from Rio - Katie Arnold shows how Team USA got better between Trials and the Olympic Games and its application to NCAA's
  • Getting the Right Diving Recruits - Dan Tudor discusses strategies to recruit divers.
  • Stretching . . . Your Budget - Richard Sybesma explains how he was able to compete before TCU became a Power 5 School
  • Improving Performance by Embracing Diversity - Ned Skinner, Casmera Wick, and Jesse Moore why diverse teams win championships
  • Coaching Women's Teams Lunch: Dryland for Women's Teams - Nick Folker
  • Poses and Breathing - Steve Krojniewski, prAna Ambassador and yoga instructor for the Notre Dame Athletic Department takes you through poses and breathing exercises for better recovery and mental preparation
  • Creating Para Coaching and Athlete Opportunities - Para swimmers not only help your program, they can help you advance your career.  Peggy Ewald explains how.
  • Diving - Techniques for teaching complex skills - Mark Ruiz
  • More to come...