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NFCA Nashville Clinic

Clinic Info:

Date: 1/10/20-1/11/20


Marriott Franklin-Cool Springs
700 Cool Springs Blvd.
Franklin, TN 37067 | View Map

Clinic Cost:

On or before December 26, 2019: $139
December 27, 2019- January 9, 2020: $149
On-Site January 10-11, 2020: $159
*For student pricing OR to register 10+ Coaches please contact the NFCA at 502-409-4600

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NFCA Nashville Coaches Clinic - January 10 - 11


PDF Clinic Registration Form

2020 Nashville Coaches Clinic Exhibitor Application


Coaches Clinic Info

Coaches, it's important to continue learning, growing and honing your skill set, too. Attend an NFCA Coaches Clinic and surround yourself with hundreds of other passionate coaches. We promise you'll leave with more knowledge, more drills, better philosophies and maybe even some free equipment! Our speakers will reignite the fire within you to be a better coach for your student-athletes. 

These two-day events will provide you with an "up close and personal" setting to learn from world-class speakers. Topics range from pitching and offense, to base running, team culture and practice planning. Have a question? You can ask it during the Q&A panel with the speakers, in the hallway post-speaker sessions or find our speakers at the social hour. 

Sign up early for best pricing! 

2019-20 Speaking Lineups Coming Soon!

  • 2019 Clinic Schedule


    Marriott Franklin- Cool Springs, 700 Cool Springs Blvd., Franklin, TN 37067

    Friday, January 18, 2019
    11:30am-1:00pm Clinic Registration & Visit the Exhibits
    1:00-1:45pm Coach Jacquie Joseph (Michigan State)
    “Organizing Practices to Produce Game-Day Results”
    1:50-2:35pm Coach Caryl Drohan (Northwestern)
    “Hitting Drills for Optimal Game Performance”
    2:35-3:00pm BREAK (Visit the Exhibits)
    3:00-3:45pm Coach Deanna Gumpf (Notre Dame)
    “Creating Competition in the Bullpen”
    3:50-4:35pm Coach Jacquie Joseph (Michigan State)
    “Recruiting Myths & Truths”
    4:40-5:25pm Coach Caryl Drohan (Northwestern)
    “Defensive Positioning & Strategy for Game Situations”
    5:30-7:00pm DINNER BREAK (Visit the Exhibits)
    7:00-7:45pm Coach Deanna Gumpf (Notre Dame)
    “Competitive Team Drills”
    7:50-8:35pm Coach Jacquie Joseph (Michigan State)
    “Elite Hitting Drills”
    8:40-9:00pm Coaches Panel (Q & A with all speakers)
    9:00-10:30pm Coaches Social Hour presented by Connect Sports
    Saturday, January 19, 2019
    8:00-8:45am Coach Heather Tarr (Washington)
    “Let’s Play Catch! High-Level Throwing & Receiving”
    8:50-9:35am Coach Kelly Inouye-Perez (UCLA)
    “Want Next Level Pitching? It’s All About Your Catcher”
    9:40-10:25am Coach Deanna Gumpf (Notre Dame)
    “Creating New & Innovative Practice Plans”
    10:25-10:55am BREAK (Visit the Exhibits)
    10:55-11:40am Coach Heather Tarr (Washington)
    “Solid Corner Defense: 1B/3B Skills & Drills”
    11:45am-12:30pm Coach Kelly Inouye-Perez (UCLA)
    “Offensive Strategies for Success”
    12:30pm-1:45pm LUNCH BREAK (Visit the Exhibits)
    1:45-2:30pm Coach Caryl Drohan (Northwestern)
    “Turning a Right-Hand Hitter into a Slapper”
    2:35-3:20pm Coach Kelly Inouye-Perez (UCLA)
    “Competitive Drills Create Championship Culture”
    3:25-4:10pm Coach Heather Tarr (Washington)
    “Strong Up the Middle: 2B/SS Infield Defense”
    4:10pm Drawings/Giveaways for all equipment on stage
    Bownet Bodyguard Net ($229.99); ProMag tee ($99.99);
    Bownet Big Mouth X Net ($149.99); Fungo Bat ($69.99);
    1 dozen softballs with NFCA logo ($65.00)
  • Site & Travel Information

    700 Cool Springs Blvd.
    Franklin, TN 37067

    Room Rates: $119/night +tax
    Booking: You may use the online registration HERE
    Hotel phone number: 615-261-6100

    * Please make hotel reservations by January 4, 2019.

  • Exhibitor Information

    The NFCA Coaches Clinics are the perfect opportunity to get your product or service in front of hundreds of grassroots coaches across the country. Our speaker schedules have built-in breaks for exhibit-only time, as well as an evening social hour. Attendance varies anywhere from 250-450 coaches at each location.

    • One (1) 6’ table
    • Two (2) chairs
    • Booth placement will be: NFCA Official Sponsors and Partners, NFCA Loyalty Rankings, first-come, first served time-stamped applications.

    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 automatically be given to companies who register for three or more clinics (when registering with the same email address).

    Electricity, internet and power needs vary from hotel to hotel. Once registered, companies will receive site-specific information regarding additional service needs prior to the clinic. 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 Marketing and Sponsorships Specialist, Emily Allard, if you have any additional questions: emily@nfca.org.