COACHES CLINICS

OSHA hosts an annual Sledge Coaching Clinic the second weekend of September. The itinerary and location changes each year so if you are interested in getting more information, contact Todd Sargeant toddsargeant@hotmail.com. Clinic for 2012 will be held in Barrie Sept 14 and 15. Registration form is attached.

New for 2012-13 season is a Sledge Clinic for On-Ice Officials. Two dates will be offered, the first being Saturday August 25 in London, ON. This will involve both classroom and on-ice portions. Costs will be paid for by OSHA and lunch provided for participants. Contact OSHA Referee-in-Chief Mark Witlox for further information. hockeynews.wit@gmail.com

Player Clinics will start up during the 2012-13 season. Collingwood will be the first on Saturday November 17. Other clinics will be offered in conjuction with Sledge Team Ontario where their staff and players will conduct the clinics. Contact Ken Cullum: kcullum@cogeco.ca for more information.

Champions Day for 2012-13 season will be held in Markham on Saturday April 13. Contact Fred Beck for details frederick23@sympatico.ca


FOURTH ANNUAL OSHA COACHES CLINIC

Annually Second Weekend after Labour Day: September 14-15, 2012

(to download PDF click here)

Groups to Meet  

           

1. Coach Clinic

2. Pre-season Coaches and Scheduling Meeting

Clinic Location:

Days Inn. 60 Bryne Drive, Barrie, ON L4N 9Y4 Ph: 705-733-8989

Ice Session:

East Bayfield Community Center

Schedule

Friday September 14th






06:45-07:00 pm Check in to hotel can be before or after Friday night session
07:00-07:10 Coach Clinic: Registration
07:15-07:30 Introduction and Clinic Information
Moderator: Sigmund Bernat, Ontario Sledge Hockey Association
07:30-08:00 Session 1. Masters Studies on Sledge
Cliff Woorden-Rogers, UWO Masters Program
08:00-08:45 Session 2 Keynote speaker
Kevin Rempel, Canadian National Sledge Hockey Team
09:00-10:30 Round Table Discussion.

Saturday September 15th   

08:00-08:45 am Session 3 Preparation for Ice Session.
a. Tony Gale, Sledge Team Ontario
b. Kevin Rempel, Canadian National Sledge Hockey Team
08:45-09:15 Session 4 Updating Sledge Equipment
Laurie Howlett, Unique Inventions.
09:30-10:00 Session 5 Offensive Sledge Hockey
Todd Sargeant, Canadian National Development Sledge Hockey Team
10:00-10:45 Session 6 Goaltending
Kris Dutkiewicz, KW Sidewinders
11:00-11:45 Session 7 Hot Shots
a) Para Programs. Brad Blanchard, OSHA Para Coordinator
b) Sledge Faceoffs. Anthony Gale, Canadian National Sledge Hockey Team
c) Team Building. Ken Hall, Halton-Peel Cruisers
11:45-12:15 Lunch Provided
12:15-12:30 Travel to East Bayfield Community Center
01:00-02:45 Ice Session a. Sledge Skills. Kevin Rempel, Canadian National Sledge Hockey Team
b. Drill Development. Clinic Coaches. Helmet and skates required.
03:00-03:30 Pre-Season Coaches and Scheduling Meeting


Coaches Clinic Registration Form

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Date and Location

Friday September 14 and Saturday September 15, 2012    

Days Inn,
60 Bryne Drive,
Barrie, ON  L4N 9Y4
Telephone: (705-733-8989)

Fees $50 per person, cheques payable to "OSHA".  Please submit cheque together with registration form by September 1, 2012 to the address above.
Details

Each team is to send at least one coach to the OSHA Coaches Clinic.  They will be responsible for all travel costs to clinic and hotel costs.  Hotel rate is $99 per room, continental breakfast included.  Coaches are to bring their skates, helmets, on ice suits, etc to participate in an on-ice session.

OSHA will cover other costs, e.g., Saturday lunch, clinic materials, and Friday night social.

Accommodations

A block of rooms has been set aside for the OSHA Clinic.  Participants are t book their rooms directly through CSTT:

http://secure.cstt.com/TeamLogin/Team-Login_Input.php

Login using the following: File# 23964

Password: natpicab

Step 1) Click Submit. Step 2) Click “Reserve Individual Room” to make an individual reservation. Please make sure that all the information is accurate before accepting the individual cancellation policy and clicking submit. After you have submitted your reservation online you cannot edit your booking. To make changes to your reservation, please call us toll free at 1-800-304-6346. Please have your file # (23964) on hand.

All reservations must be submitted no later than 2PM Eastern Standard Time on August 14, 2012. Any rooms not booked by this time will be released and may only be available after that time at the regular rate. CSTT does not charge credit cards. The Hotel requires this information to secure your rooms. All individual requests, changes and cancellations MUST be made through CSTT via the toll-free number or email and not directly with hotels. CSTT cannot be responsible for any changes or cancellations that are done directly with hotels.

If you have any questions or concerns, do not hesitate to contact Theresa Kimmerly, CSTT Sports Management

Phone: 1-800-304-6346 Fax: (519) 433-7040 Email: theresa@sport-travel.com