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NFCA Louisville Clinic

Clinic Info:

Date: January 5-6, 2018


Horseshoe Southern Indiana
11999 Casino Center Dr. SE
Elizabeth, IN 47117 | View Map
15 min from downtown Louisville, KY

Clinic Cost:

On or before January 2, 2018: $139
January 3, 2018 and after: $149
*For student pricing of $75 OR to register 10+ Coaches please contact the NFCA at 502-409-4600

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Exhibitor Registration:
**Only two booths left!


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Florida's Tim Walton is part of the all-star lineup at our Louisville Coaches Clinic. Want to hear what he has to say about it?!?

Coaches Clinic Info

Coaches, if you want to stay on TOP OF YOUR GAME and be “cutting-edge”, the NFCA Coaches Clinic is a must-attend event!

Surround yourself with the BEST in the sport and learn new ideas and teaching methods in all aspects of the game.

Our Coaches Clinic is a two-day event near our headquarters in Louisville and provides an “up close and personal” setting to learn from world-class speakers.

You also do not want to miss our newest activity- the “Last Coach Standing!”

Sign up today to secure your spot at this prestigious softball event.

2018 Speakers

Kenny Gajewski: Head Coach, Oklahoma State

Full Bio

  • NCAA Regional appearances in first two seasons
  • Guided 2017 Cowgirl squad to winner-take-all NCAA Regional final at No. 1 seed Florida
  • 2017 NFCA Midwest Region Coaching Staff of the Year
Jenna Hall: Assistant Coach, Ohio State

Full Bio

  • 10-year Division I coaching veteran (Ohio State, Ohio, Illinois)
  • Entering sixth season as Ohio State’s hitting instructor
  • Several offensive records have been broken under her guidance at Ohio State and Ohio
Heather Tarr: Head Coach, Washington

Full Bio

  • 2009 National Champions
  • Five WCWS appearances & 13 straight NCAA postseason berths
  • Tutored 22 NFCA All-Americans

Tim Walton: Head Coach, Florida

Full Bio

  • 2014 and 2015 National Champions (five finals appearances)
  • Eight WCWS appearances
  • Nine 50-win and three 60-win seasons
Mike White: Head Coach, Oregon

Full Bio

  • Four WCWS appearances
  • Won four straight Pac-12 titles from 2013-16
  • 382-101-1 (.790) in eight seasons
  • 2018 Clinic Schedule


    Horseshoe Southern Indiana, 11999 Casino Center Dr. SE, Elizabeth, IN 47117 (15 min from downtown Louisville, KY)

    Friday, January 5, 2018
    11:30am-1:00pm Clinic Registration & Visit the Exhibits
    1:00-1:45 pm Coach Mike White (Oregon)
    “Pitching 101: Injury Prevention Through Correct Mechanics”
    1:50-2:35pm Coach Jenna Hall (Ohio State)
    “Timing - How Do Hitters Get It & How Do You Teach It?”
    2:35-3:00pm BREAK (Visit the Exhibits)
    3:00-3:45pm Coach Tim Walton (Florida)
    “Organizing Practices to Produce Game-Day Results”
    3:50-4:35pm Coach Mike White (Oregon)
    “Championship Bullpen Workouts”
    4:40-5:25pm Coach Jenna Hall (Ohio State)
    “My Favorite Hitting Drills”
    5:30-7:00pm DINNER BREAK (Visit the Exhibits)
    7:00-7:45pm Coach Kenny Gajewski (Oklahoma State)
    “Baserunning – Putting Pressure on the Defense”
    7:50-8:35pm Coach Heather Tarr (Washington)
    “Solid Corner Defense: 1B/3B Skills & Drills”
    8:40-10:00pm "Last-Coach Standing" Contest and Social Hour, presented by Connect Sports
    Saturday, January 6, 2018
    8:00-8:45am Coach Kenny Gajewski (Oklahoma State)
    “Taking Over a New Program”
    8:50-9:35am Coach Mike White (Oregon)
    “Increasing Speed and Power in Pitchers”
    9:40-10:25am Coach Tim Walton (Florida)
    “Defensive Team Strategies to Help Win Championships”
    10:25-10:40am BREAK (Visit the Exhibits)
    10:40-11:25am Coach Heather Tarr (Washington)
    “Let’s Play Catch! High Level Throwing & Receiving”
    11:30am-12:15pm Coach Tim Walton (Florida)
    “Increase Hitting Performance with Strike Zone Efficiency”
    12:15-1:15pm LUNCH BREAK (Visit the Exhibits)
    1:15-2:00pm Coach Kenny Gajewski (Oklahoma State)
    "Team Building Ideas for Success”
    2:05-2:50pm Coach Heather Tarr (Washington)
    “Strong Up the Middle: 2B/SS Infield Defense”
    2:55-3:40pm Coach Jenna Hall (Ohio State)
    “Culture, Leadership, and Behavior”
    3:40-4:00pm Drawings/Giveaways for all equipment on stage
    Bownet Bodyguard Net ($229.99); Utilitee ($89.99);
    Bownet Big Mouth X Net ($149.99); Fungo Bat ($69.99);
    1 dozen softballs with NFCA logo ($60.00)
  • Site & Travel Information

    Horseshoe Southern Indiana
    11999 Casino Center Dr. SE
    Elizabeth, IN 47117
    *15 Minutes from Downtown Louisville, KY

    Room Rates: $99/night +tax
    Booking: A $10 upcharge will be applied if you choose to call in a reservation. Please use the online registration HERE
    Hotel phone number: 866-676-7463

    * Please make hotel reservations by Friday, December 15, 2017.

  • Refund Policy

    Refunds will only be considered if submitted via email to Jamie@nfca.org.

    • 14 days prior to the event: Full refund minus $20 administration fee.
    • 13-8 days prior to event: one-half refund.
    • 7 days prior to event: No refunds for any reason.
    Weather Policy:

    In the event of inclement weather, that results in cancellation of the event, a full refund minus $20 administrative fee will be provided.

  • Exhibitor Information

    Welcome to the newly expanded – NATIONWIDE -- NFCA Coaches Clinics. This is the perfect opportunity to get your product or service in front of hundreds of local high school, travel ball and youth coaches in various settings across the country. Our speaker schedules have built in breaks for exhibitor-only time, as well as an evening social hour for each event. Attendance varies across the country with anywhere from 250-500 coaches at each event.

    • One (1) 6’ table
    • Two (2) chairs
    • Booth placement will be first-come, first-served after our Official and Clinic Sponsors

    Please note: These are table-top set-ups, NOT 10’x10’ booth spaces.


    $350 for one table
    $450 for two tables
    *A discount of 10% will be given to companies who register for three or more clinics. 


    If you require electricity, internet or any other special needs please contact the hotel staff directly. Each exhibitor is responsible for any additional fees associated with hotel services.


    Please do not ask our speakers to endorse any of your products/services. This puts them in a very difficult position.


    Videography is ONLY permitted inside of your booth/table with the consent of those being interviewed. Videography of any other vendors OR the clinic OR the speakers themselves is not permitted.


    Interested in advertising to our attendees at every clinic? Click here for more information.


    Please contact our Manager of Marketing, Emily Allard, if you have any additional questions: emily@nfca.org.