2019 NHSSCA Rocky Mountain Regional Conference
April 27, 2019
Valor Christian High School
3775 Grace Blvd
Highlands Ranch, CO 80126

Bryan Glover

NHSSCA Non-Member $125
NHSSCA Member $75
NHSSCA Student Member $25

Day One Saturday (April 27, 2019)
2019 NHSSCA Rocky Mountain Regional Conference

630-720am Early Bird Workout (Valor Christian Weight Room)

700-800am Registration Opens/Sponsor Booths

800-850am “The Cienega Way – A Modified Conjugate Approach for The High
Steve Schween, CSCS, USAW
NHSSCA Arizona State Director
Cienega High School
Strength and Conditioning Coach

Cienega uses a unified model incorporating the Conjugate Method to adapt to its
unique scheduling and modified year round calendar. We will discuss our modified
versions of the Max Effort Method and Dynamic Effort Method as well as how we
incorporate the Repetition Method for the high school.

900-1050am Keynote Speaker: Dan John
“Things I have Learned, Relearned, Rerelearned and

1100-1150am High School Athlete Nutrition 101, powered by Gatorade

1200-120pm Lunch Provided & Exhibitor Showcase

130-220pm “Mullen High School Sports Performance Program – What We Do and Why We Do It”

Grant Stewart M.S., CSCS, USAW
Sports Performance Coach
Mullen HS

The presentation will detail Mullen’s Sports Performance Program to give ideas to
coaches while also providing validity for their current programs. The presentation
will cover philosophy, progressions and differentiation for athletes within a unified

230-320pm #Shangles: Shin Angles the Base Root of Change of Direction
Patrick Nolan CSCS, FMS, XPS
Colorado State Director for the NHSSCA
Ponderosa High School
Head Strength & Conditioning Coach

This presentation goes into depth behind the meaning of “shangles” which means shin
angles. Being able to master and control the movements in any change of direction
requires proper shin angles. An athlete putting their foot in the ground with as
much force as one can produce and in the correct direction is dictated by their shin
angles and will allow them to have a better chance being successful in the

330-420pm “How SWAG and a Beard changed a brand”
Mark Carnes BS in Kinesiology (K-12 Physical Education)
ThunderRidge High School
Director of Sports Performance (Football,Wrestling,Baseball)

A look at how the re-branding of the Sports Performance Department at
ThunderRidge High School had an impact on the performance of their athletes.
Investigating how even the small things can have a huge difference in the lives of our

430-520pm Speaker Q & A Session

This time will serve as a means to engage the amazing coaches that present at our
events and build connections in our community.

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