Kieth Piper Memorial Football Clinic
Saturday, March 13 @ 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Burton Morgan Conference Center Lecture Hall
This is the first time the event is being offered. Eight coaches are scheduled to present on such topics as: Building a Program, Defending the Spread in the 4-3 Defense and Transitioning from the Jet Series to the Screen Game. Lunch will be provided by Elms Pizza. Cost is $25 ($10 for each additional coach on staff). Download a registration form here (pdf).
Level 1 Weightlifting Coach Course - Level 1 Sports Performance Certification
Saturday, March 27-28 in the Burton Morgan Center
There are no prerequisites to take this course. Materials include a manual, a video and once the course is passed, an official Level 1 USA Weightlifting Coach polo shirt.
Annual renewal of USA Weightlifting membership and recertification testing, along with payment of renewal/recertification fee, are required in order to maintain valid USA Weightlifting coaching certification. Coaching certification expires immediately upon expiration of USA Weightlifting membership. COST = $340 - includes one year of USA Weightlifting membership, a manual, a video and (upon successful passing of the course) an official USA Level 1 Weightlifting Coach polo-shirt.
Registration Deadline—March 12, 2010 by 5pm MST. $35 fee for late registration. Register online, printable registration forms, lodging information, directions, and itinerary available online.
Joe Torrens Memorial Team Strongman Competition
Saturday, April 24 @ 11:00 a.m. in the Mitchell Center
Teams consisting of five competitors, one for each weight class, will compete in three divisions: Collegiate Division: All team members must be currently enrolled as full-time students of their respective college or university, Women's Division: Open to all female competitors (No weight classes), Open Division: Open to any competitors not affiliated with a college or university.
Standing Medicine Ball Throw for Distance
Clean & Press Team Medley
Deadlift Team Medley
Strongman Medley Team Relay
Saturday, May 22 @ 11:00 a.m. in the Mitchell Center
The first of what promises to be an annual event. Entrants will compete in one of four divisions: OPEN DIVISION: Open to all competitors (winners of each weight class will qualify for nationals); NOVICE DIVISION: For first time competitors only. If you have competed in an open class at a sanctioned NAS contest, you cannot compete as a Novice; MASTER’S DIVISION: For any competitors 40 years of age or older at the time of contest and the WOMEN’S DIVISION: open to all female competitors (no weight classes).
The entry fee is $40 (All athletes must have a current North American Strongman Inc. membership card at the time of contest. Cards may be purchased contest day for $40). All competitors will receive a T-shirt and awards will be given for 1st through 3rd place in each division and weight class.
The entry deadline is Friday, April 30. Men's weigh-ins will be Friday, April 21, 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. and Saturday morning from 8:00 - 10:00 a.m. in the men's locker room. There will be a rules clinic Saturday morning at 10:30 a.m. in the Mitchell Center. For entry forms click here.
Events (events, distances & weights subject to change without notice)
Log Clean & Press
Keg Carry and Farmer’s Medley
Tire Flip Medley for Time (total of 2 tires)
For more information on any of these events, contact:
Denison Head Strength Coach, Mark Watts