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USA Basketball Atlanta Coach Academy

(Quick links to each section: Event Details / Facility Location / Academy Features / Guest Speakers / Academy Schedule / Preferred Hotel)

Event Details

Saturday, September 15 – Sunday, September 16, 2018

  • Saturday, September 15
    • 8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. - check-in
    • 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. - morning sessions
    • 12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. - networking lunch
    • 1:00pm – 5:00pm - afternoon sessions
  • Sunday, September 16
    • 8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. - catered breakfast
    • 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. - morning sessions

*Approximate times listed. Schedule subject to change until time of event.

Facility Location

Pace Academy

966 West Paces Ferry Rd NW

Atlanta, GA 30327

Coach Academy Features

  • Sessions on coaching and leadership

  • On and off-court presentations

  • Catered meal

  • USA Basketball and Nike gift items

  • Networking opportunities with attendees and guest speakers

  • USA Basketball memorabilia display

Speakers and Presenters

Nicki Collen
Atlanta Dream Head Coach
Tom Crean
University of Georgia Men’s Basketball Head Coach
Jay Demings
USA Basketball Youth Division Director

Herman Harried
Lake Clifton/Reach High School Boys Basketball Head Coach
Alan Lambert
Alan Lambert

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Danny Manning

Wake Forest University Men's Basketball Head Coach

Joe Mantegna

Blair Academy Boys Basketball Head Coach

Anne Renninger
Anne Renninger

Sidwell Friends School Girls Basketball Head Coach
Matthew Robinson
Dr. Matthew Robinson

University of Delaware Professor and Director of International Coaching Apprenticeship
Don Showalter
Don Showalter

USA Basketball Coach Director, Youth Division 
and USA Basketball Men’s Junior National Team Head Coach

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Sharman White
Pace Academy Boys Basketball Head Coach and Associate Athletic Director

Dr. Hal Wilson

Georgia Southern University Assistant Professor of Coaching Education

Academy Schedule

The full schedule can be downloaded here (PDF).

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