FACA Track Clinic
FACA Track and Field Clinic Frequently Asked Questions
Who is this clinic for?- This clinic is for track and field coaches of any level to learn more. We will have seminars for coaches who don't know the difference between a takeoff leg and a relay leg, as well as for "expert" coaches who know the difference between centripetal force and centrifugal force. Simply put, this is for coaches of all levels. Everyone will get a chance to learn more from great coaches.
Where is the clinic located?- The FACA track clinic is held at the beautiful Daytona Beach Hilton Oceanwalk Resort (100 N. Atlantic Ave, Daytona Beach, FL) Visit www.daytonahilton.com for more information on the resort! The Plus Clinic will be held at the track and field complex on the campus of Embry Riddle University. Visit here for more information on the Plus Clinic location.
How do I obtain my FACA membership? - Just visit this page to get all of your information about becoming a FACA member!
How much does it cost?- The FACA track clinic is FREE for all FACA members. If you are not a member, simply go here to sign up!
The FACA Plus Clinic (learn by doing out on the track) is $50 for coaches, and $75 for athletes. This is a phenomenal opportunity to learn from the instructors in an "on the track" setting.
Is this just for coaches? Can athletes attend?- The FACA Clinic is geared more towards coaches. These will be a series of lectures in a classroom setting, The FACA Plus Clinic will be more for the athletes, who will get the opportunity to work with these elite coaches in their events. Coaches are encouraged to come as well, as it will be a great opportunity to learn and see how the great coaches coach!
Can I become a FHSAA Certified Official at the Clinic?- Why yes, yes you can! Click here for all of that information!
I already know everything about coaching track and field. Why should I go?- First of all, congratulations on your accomplishments and humility. We think you should still go to the clinic, for no better reason than to see how much our instructors really know. Who knows, maybe you can teach them a thing or two? At least it can open the dialogue about coaching. Again, congratulations on all of your wisdom and expertise, please come and share your knowledge with the rest of us; including the instructors.
If you had a mascot for the FACA track clinic, what would it be and why?- Great question, we get this one a lot. It would have to be Fozie Bear, as his signature "Waka Waka Waka" can easily be done as "FACA FACA FACA". Plus, we could see him as a great coach. You don't believe us? Just bear with us then……..