Swimming with the big boys...Am I in over my head? NO!
This weekend I have the distinct privilege of conducting the Hockey Chapel on Sunday morning at 8:30 a.m. at the Roger Neilson Coaches' Clinic in Windsor, Ontario. Thanks for your prayers!
My topic is... "REVERSING THE TIDE" or "Why I MUST Do What I Do"
Here's the lineup of speakers from the RNCC web site:
ROGER NEILSON'S COACHES' CLINIC...
2006 Confirmed Speakers
(Speakers and topics subject to change)
CLINIC EMCEE - DICK IRVIN, JR.*
TODD MCLELLAN - DETROIT RED WINGS, NHL "Forechecking Systems & Theories"
BARRY SMITH - PHOENIX COYOTES, NHL "Teaching Support Concepts vs. Systems"
DR. SAUL MILLER (North Vancouver, BC) "Common Mistakes Coaches Make"
BRUCE CASSIDY - CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS, NHL "Principles of the Power Play"
GREG IRELAND - GRAND RAPIDS GRIFFINS, AHL "Developing a Strong & Cohesive Penalty Kill"
PAUL DENNIS - TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS, NHL "How Character Influences Optimal Performance"
MATT NICHOL - TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS, NHL "A 'Scientific' Approach to Off-ice Training for Hockey’"
JOE HEYDENBURG - NEW YORK ISLANDERS, NHL "Face-offs"
E.J. McGUIRE - DIRECTOR, NHL CENTRAL SCOUTING "Offensive Zone Attack in the New NHL"
KEITH ACTON - TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS, NHL "Preparing for your Opponent (plus the Difference Between Minor Hockey and Pro Hockey)"
MARTY WILLIAMSON - BARRIE COLTS, OHL "Sound Defense in Today's Game"
DAVID ROY - THE PURSUIT OF EXCELLENCE HOCKEY ACADEMY (Burnaby, BC) "Skating Speed and Mobility in Today's Game" (classroom and on-ice demonstration)
TIM ARMY - PROVIDENCE COLLEGE, NCAA "Topic TBA"
JIM CORSI - BUFFALO SABRES, NHL "Blocking Skills for Goaltenders"
"SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE hosted by DICK IRVIN"
DAVID FISHER - EPISTLE SPORTS MINISTRIES "Hockey Chapel"