NYSSRA Coaches Education Clinic

NYSSRA will have an on-line, virtual Coaches Clinic on October 3rd. NYSSRA will host two national presenters. 


Roger Grillo


 Roger presented last year at the US Ski and Snowboard 

Club Excellence Seminars at Okemo Mountain. Find his Bio here https://www.admkids.com/rogergrillo


Bullet points on Roger’s presentation:

The ADM model (American Development Model)

Coaches Ed

Fundamental technique 



Creative skill environments

Passion and inspiration

The best to the most challenged get same information 

Age appropriate high performance path to development

Over trained-over competed (ugh)

Think LTAD


Master area (skill) then challenge in appropriate environments

Environments for success and failure

Foster athleticism, adaptation, attitude in off snow programing 

Create opportunities that mimic Competition day




Fail to prepare, prepare to fail


Shaun Goodwin


 Shaun is originally from Bristol in NYS. Shaun Started his journey as an athlete in the NYSSRA system, moving on to NYSSRA Youth Development Coordinator, Eastern US Ski and Snowboard Youth Coordinator, USST Europa Cup Women's Coach, and most recently working with Nicola Roundtree-Williams from a U14 up to USST as her private coach. Shaun will be in Italy with Nicola coaching with the USST Women’s team and will make time to present to us from Europe. Shaun will present building progressions for skill development.

Schedule and link will be emailed out in a week to registered NYSSRA Coaches. Still putting time- line with multiple time zones together. Will have this worked out shortly but consider a start time on the 3rd, 11:00 AM EST. 




NYSSRA Alpine Sports Director


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