Level 2 Instructional Coaching Clinic - Aurora, Colo.

Aurora, Colorado

Jan. 26 - 27, 2019


Saturday, January 26, 2019 - Sunday, January 27, 2019

Regis Jesuit High School
6300 S. Lewington Way
Aurora, CO 80016


The Level 2 Instructional Coaching Clinic will cover the following topics: 

Classroom Presentations and Discussions

  • Developing Your Coaching Philosophy 
  • Teaching Games for Understanding & Guided Discovery/Learning Principles
  • 11 v 11 Concepts/Formations
  • Effective Session Planning
  • Collaborating with Others to Provide Solutions to Strategic Challenges
  • Participate in On-Field Group Presentations Covering Important Coaching Topics


On-Field Learning and Application 

  • Participate in Group Presentations Covering Important Coaching Topics   
  • Apply “Teaching Games for Understanding” Principles that include Exercise Progressions  
  • Skill Acquisition - Error Detection and Correction  
  • Design Fun and Effective Training Sessions - Small Games  

Instructors of this Level 2 Instructional Coaching Clinic:

Mark Egner | USA Field Hockey Level 2 Coach Educator | College of William & Mary Associate Head Coach

Mark Egner is a USA Field Hockey’s Junior High-Performance coach and has led a number of USA Field Hockey Instructional Coaching Clinics. He has also served as a USA Field Hockey Futures coach, site director and selector. In addition, Egner attended the first-ever FIH Level 2 course in 2017. He is currently the associate head coach at the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Va.

Alan Good | Level 2 Coach Educator | Focus Field Hockey Coaching Director

Alan Good is a trained USA Field Hockey Coach Educator and is currently a club coach with Focus Field Hockey in Williamsburg, Va., as well as the head varsity coach at The Covenant School in Charlottesville, Va.

The Cork, Ireland native served three years as the head coach of the Munster U-16 women's program, which selects and trains a team of athletes from around the province each year for a national selection tournament, similar to USA Field Hockey's Futures Program.

Click here to see a full list of upcoming Level 1 and Level 2 Instructional Coaching Clinic offerings.


Please check the USA Field Hockey website COACHING CLINICS for a list of upcoming Level 2 Instructional Coaching Clinics. If you would like to attend a Level 2 Instructional Coaching Clinic but do not see one listed in your area, please contact coaching@usafieldhockey.com.