ASTECC 2014 Conference

First Annual BlazeSports ASTECC Conference

Adapted Sports Training, Education and Certification Conference 2014

 

This 3-day conference will be host to six paralympic sport training certification courses and CDSS course.  Over the three day period, conference participants will have the opportunity to leave with 3-4 certifications showing advanced knowlegdge and coaching expertise in paralympic sport.

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Courses Include: Wheelchair Tennis, Wheelchair Basketball, Boccia, Archery, Track & Field and Wheelchair Maintenance, CDSS – Course Information

Location: Atlanta, GA

Dates: October 10-12, 2014

Conference Fee: $100.00 (additional certification fees may apply per course).  You will receive a final invoice of conference fee and certification fees once courses are selected. After online registration is received you will receive a course selection form via email. 

Host Hotel: Atlanta Marriott Northwest – 200 Interstate North Pkwy, Atlanta 30339 Reservation Information & Directions

Training Locations: Host Hotel and Fair Oaks Park Recreation Center

Instructors

Wheelchair Basketball – Dan Humphreys – NWBA High Performance Director

Track & Field – Cathy Sellers – Director of High Performance Parlaympic Track & Field

Wheelchair Tennis – Michael Mercier – USPTA Certified High Performance Coach

Boccia – Jeff Jones – USA Boccia High Performance Director

Archery – MJ Rogers – US Paralympic Coach Level 4 NTS, Ginger Hopwood – USA Archery Certified Instructor

Wheelchair Maintenance – Barry Ewing – Founder and Owner of Eagle Sports Chairs

CDSS – Jeff Jones – Director of Sport & Community Programs, Sam Zapatka – Sport Specialist

CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

Friday Courses (October 10, 2014)

  • Archery 8:30am – 6pm ($20)  Course Limit:12
  • Wheelchair Basketball – 8:30am – 6pm ($10) Course Limit:15
  • Boccia – 8:30am – 12:30pm ($25)
  • Wheelchair Maintenance – 2:00pm – 6:00pm ($25) Course Limit:15
  • CDSS Level I Part 1 – 8:30am – 12:30pm ($50)

Saturday Courses (October 11, 2014)

  • Wheelchair Tennis – 8:30am – 6pm ($188.75)
  • Wheelchair Basketball – 8:30am – 6pm ($10) Course Limit:15
  • Track & Field – 8:30am – 12:30pm ($25)
  • Boccia – 8:30am – 12:30pm ($25)
  • Wheelchair Maintenance – 2pm – 6pm ($25) Course Limit:15
  • CDSS Level I Part 2 – 2pm – 6pm

Sunday Courses (October 12, 2014)

  • Archery – 8:30am – 5:30pm ($20) Course Limit:12
  • Wheelchair Tennis – 8:30am – 5:30pm ($188.75)
  • Track & Field – 8:30am -12:30pm ($25)
  • Wheelchair Maintenance – 2pm – 6pm ($25) Course Limit:15