Logo

Welcome to SMARTER Team Training

Login or Signup to meet new friends, find out what's going on, and connect with others on the site.


Registration is closed

Sorry, you are not allowed to register by yourself on this site!

You must either be invited by one of our team member or request an invitation by email..

Note: If you are the admin and want to display the register form here, log in to your dashboard, and go to Settings > General and click "Anyone can register".

Forgot Your Password?

A new password will be e-mailed to you.

Member Login

Boys Lacrosse Face Off Clinic

Start Date: June 21, 2013

End Date: August 2, 2013

This position-specific clinic is for athletes who want to master the skill of facing off. Face offs are one of the most important components of lacrosse. A dominant face off specialist is a main stay on successful teams. Coach Keenan shares his unique strategies and skills to help you improve quickness, power and your ability to face off with confidence. Each seven hour clinic is designed to help boys from middle school and high school through college learn the art of winning at the X.

Clinic Objectives:
o Instruction, demonstration, and review through practice and film sessions featuring standard moves and advanced techniques
o Learn counter moves, in-game adjustments, and how to properly position your wings and teammates
o Practice proper repetitions with supervision from coaches while competing against fellow face off specialists within the same skill / age group
o Learn what to look for when analyzing yourself through video feedback
o Instruction on how to scout opponents using video analysis to identify tendencies and weaknesses
o Become an offensive threat through shooting practice from a face off specialists perspective
o Incorporate face off appropriate strength training, performance flexibility, and agility training into your athletic development tool box

CLICK HERE to learn more about Coach Keenan's playing experience.
CLICK HERE to find out more about Coach Taylor's athletic development and sports performance background.

NOTE: Athlete must be physically healthy to be eligible to participate. Boys aged 12-18 are eligible to participate.

Training programs for individuals and teams are available year-round to support your athlete in reaching their performance goals. These programs offer on-site preseason training camps, in-season program implementation, and off-season player development services.

BONUS ($150 value) - When pre-registering for the following clinic dates your son will be eligible to receive a FREE Movement Screen from Physical Therapy First. Appointments can be scheduled June 10-14 or June 24-28 between 10a-2p at PTF's Roland Park, MD office while open appointment times last. Movement screens are a proactive approach to reduce the risk of injury. The patient will participate in a series of exercises to determine any asymmetries and/or limitations. Movement screens can quickly identify dangerous movement patterns so that they can be addressed. It also indicates an individual’s readiness to perform exercise so that realistic goals can be set and achieved. Appointment times are limited. So please register early!

Face Off Clinic #1 (June 21, 8:30 am - 4 pm): REGISTRATION CLOSED!
Location: 10534 York Road, Suite 104, Cockeysville, Maryland 21030
Register before May 21: $97
Register between May 21 and June 20: $137
Day of Event Registration: $175
Pre-Register Team Discount (3+ from the same team) - 10% off! Email Coach Taylor for discount code.

Face Off Clinic #2 (July 19, 8:30 am - 4 pm): REGISTRATION CLOSED!
Location: Axis Sports Performance, 9030 Maryland 108, Columbia, MD 21045
Register before June 19: $97
Register between June 19 and July 18: $137
Day of Event Registration: $175
Pre-Register Team Discount (3+ from the same team) - 10% off! Email Coach Taylor for discount code.

Face Off Clinic #3 (July 26, 8:30 am - 4 pm): REGISTRATION CLOSED!
Location: 10534 York Road, Suite 104, Cockeysville, Maryland 21030
Register before June 26: $97
Register between June 26 and July 25: $137
Day of Event Registration: $175
Pre-Register Team Discount (3+ from the same team) - 10% off! Email Coach Taylor for discount code.

Face Off Clinic #4 (August 2, 8:30 am - 4 pm):
Location: Frederick Indoor Sports Center, 1845 Brookfield Ct., Frederick, MD 21701
Register before July 2: $97
Register between July 2 and August 1: $137
Day of Event Registration: $175
Pre-Register Team Discount (3+ from the same team) - 10% off! Email Coach Taylor for discount code.

Please bring your own equipment (helmet, mouth piece, stick, gloves, shoulder and elbow pads, etc.) and tape your name to your helmet prior to arriving at clinic. Helmets and mouthpieces must be on and in while participating at camp. Please wear indoor shoes at all venues. No cleats are needed.

One-On-One and Individual Training:
$85 per hour (These sessions would not be scheduled on June 21, July 19, July 29, or August 2.)

Coaches are more than welcome to attend any of the Boys Lacrosse Face Off Clinics to learn drills, techniques, proper skill progression and strategic practice planning for the face off specialists on your team! $49 for all day access. $129 for access to all four clinic dates. These passes are non-transferable. Bring pen and paper. No pictures, video or audio recording allowed unless prior approval is granted by STT.

Please email Coach Taylor by CLICKING HERE if you have any questions about the Boys Face Off Clinics.

Example Clinic Itinerary:
8:30 am - Check-In/Registration
9:00 am - Opening Remarks – RG Keenan, Bob Keenan, and Rob Taylor
9:15 am – Field Session I: Face Off Basics and Rules
9:35 am – Dynamic Warm-Up and Performance Flexibility
9:50 am - At The X Session I: Pre-Practice Work
10:15 am – Water Break
10:30 am – Film Session I: Do’s and Don’t At The X
11 am – Field Session II: Clamp, Jam, Rake
11:35 am – At the X Session II: Beat The Whistle
12 pm – Lunch
12:45 pm – Strength Training for Faceoff Specialists
1:15 pm – Film Session II: Using You Wings, Goalie, and Teammates
1:45 pm – Field Session III: Boxing Out
2:15 pm – At The X Session III: Game Day
2:45 pm – Water Break
3 pm – “King of the Hill” Competition
4 pm – Closing Comments – RG Keenan, Bob Keenan, and Rob Taylor

Please CLICK HERE then print, fill out, and bring the following paperwork with you on your first day. Without completed paperwork, you will not be eligible to train with a STT Performance Coach.

Additional programs (click blue links): Girls Lacrosse Skill Development Camp, Girls Soccer Skill Development Camp, Girls Field Hockey Skill Development Camp, Summer College Prep Training Program, and Summer Speed, Agility and Conditioning Camp

We are sorry but registration for this event is now closed.

Please contact us if you would like to know if spaces are still available.

 

Comments are closed.