CSCCa Annual National Conference

The CSCCa hosts a national conference each year. This event is designed to keep strength and conditioning coaches current on the latest developments in the field. Please plan to attend the CSCCa annual national conference each year.

Membership is no longer required for National Conference attendance.Annual membership dues (membership year runs from August 1- July 31) must be paid by corresponding deadlines in order to receive the member discounted pricing for the national conference. A non-compliance fee will be assessed for individuals who do not pay the membership fee by the corresponding deadline, but who have received discounted pricing for national conference registration.

Interested in Speaking?

If you are interested in speaking or sponsoring a speaker at the 2017 CSCCa National Conference, please feel free to submit a proposal including the topic and speaker. Speaker proposals can be submitted to While there is no deadline for speaker proposals, the 2017 Speaker Committee has already begun the process of reviewing proposals and we recommend submitting proposals as soon as possible.

2017 National Conference Information

Registration Information

Full-Time Members
  • Early Bird Registration
    (Paid Before March 15th) $260
  • Regular Registration
    (Paid After March 15th) $285

Student/Part-Time/Emeritus Members
  • Early Bird Registration
    (Paid Before March 15th) $210
  • Regular Registration
    (Paid After March 15th) $235
Full-Time Non-Members
  • Early Bird Registration
    (Paid Before March 15th) $385
  • Regular Registration
    (Paid After March 15th) $410

Student/Part-Time/Emeritus Non-Members
  • Early Bird Registration
    (Paid Before March 15th) $270
  • Regular Registration
    (Paid After March 15th) $295
ATTENTION: It is important to pay your Annual Membership dues before paying other dues and fees, including National Conference Registration, in order to receive your member discount. The 2016-2017 Membership year runs from August 1, 2016 - July 31, 2017.

Register Online Now

2017 Conference Registration Form (PDF)

*MSCC's please be aware if you are helping with the Practical portion of the SCCC Certification exam, you will need to arrive the evening of Tuesday, May 9th, preferably before 6pm.

Conference Highlights

2017 CSCCa National Conference Itinerary

2017 CSCCa National Conference Speakers

2017 CSCCa National PowerPoint Presentations (Coming Soon!)

Gatorade Pre-Con

Pre-Conference: The "I" in Team: Individualized Approaches for Maximum Performance Fueled by Gatorade

When: Wednesday, May 10 @ 2:00pm-5:00pm

Where: Coronado H @ Disney's Coronado Springs

Today the convergence of science and sport is moving forward more rapidly than ever before. We've seen how quickly customization and personalization have become the next frontier, opening up new opportunities for individualized training and treatment. This pre-conference will explore how you can use a customized approach with each athlete - even when you have many athletes - to maximize your team?s performance in everything from nutrition to training to recovery. To register, click here.

2:05pm-3:00pm: "One Size Does Not Fit All: An Individualization of Training and Treatment" Presented By: Don Reagan, PT, DPT, CSCS, Performance Physiotherapist at Mountain River Physical Therapy

3:00pm-3:55pm: "From Data to Dishes: Translating Nutrition Information into Effective Fueling" Presented By: Mindy Black, MS,RD,CSSD, LDN, Director of Performance Nutrition at Jacksonville Jaguars

4:05pm-5:00pm: "Get Your Athletes on the Fast Track to Success - Tracking with Limited Resources" Presented By: Ryan Carr, SCCC, CSCS, USAW, NASM-CES, Strength and Conditioning Coach at Seton Hall University

Hotel Information

To make hotel reservations for the National Conference, please ensure that you book your room securely. The CSCCa and its affiliated conference sites will NEVER solicit you for room reservations. Do not book hotel reservations through any third parties that may contact you. Please only book hotel reservations directly through the hotel by using the phone numbers and links provided below. When making phone reservations be sure to mention you are with the CSCCa to receive the discounted rate.

*** Important Information regarding Required Room Guarantee***

Each individual room reservation must be confirmed and guaranteed by the attendee with a deposit equal to the full price of the room for one night. Should an attendee cancel a reservation, refund of the deposit and/or cancellation fees will be in accordance with the Hotel's general policy at that time (currently a refund is given if an individual's reservation is canceled at least five days before arrival).

Disney's Coronado Springs Resort -- Official Conference Hotel

1000 Buena Vista Dr, Orlando, FL 32830

Book Your Room for the CSCCa 2017 National Conference online or over the phone at 407.939.4686. Please be sure to mention you are booking with the CSCCa National Conference in order to receive the discounted room rate.

*Please Note: If you plan to use the complimentary airport transfers via the Disney Magical Express, you will need to make sure all individuals staying in the room are listed on the room reservation.

The official conference hotel will be Disney's Coronado Springs Resort. We have been guaranteed the below room rates per night plus applicable state and local taxes.

  • Single Occupancy Room: $159/night
  • Double Occupancy Room: $159/night
  • $15 per additional adult/night (18yrs and older)

Additionally , rooms may be reserved at these rates any nights between May 5-15, 2017. Please keep in mind that although the cut-off date for this rate is Friday, April 14, 2017, we have only been guaranteed this rate for a limited number of rooms. Please make your reservations well in advance of this date to take advantage of this special rate!

Theme Park Tickets

You can purchase discounted tickets to Disney's four Theme Parks here as well as find additional information about Disney's Coronado Springs Resort, Disney's Magical Express and many other amenities available at the Walt Disney World Resort. By clicking on the "Buy Tickets" button at the top of the Disney page, your will be redirected to a website where you can purchase an array of discounted tickets to all of the Disney Theme Parks.


Walt Disney World Theme Park Ticket prices have changed. However, Disney World will be providing CSCCa National Conference attendees with a "Grace Period". If you would like to purchase your Disney tickets at 2016 prices, you will need to do so by Saturday, March 11th 4 PM EST. After this date, the new ticket offers and pricing will go into effect.

Complimentary Airport Transfers

Disney's Magical Express is a complimentary shuttle and luggage delivery service that takes you from the Orlando International Airport to Disney Resort Hotels. After receiving your guest room confirmation number, you have the option of going online or calling directly to make a reservation.

Prior to arrival, guests will be mailed an Airport Transportation Booklet containing special luggage tags which you can attach to your luggage before departure. Your luggage will go straight from the plane to your room. Please note your luggage will not be delivered to your room for approximately four hours. This service is only offered to guests whose plane arrives prior to 10:00pm. After 10:00pm guests will need to pick their luggage up at baggage claim. You may also choose not to use this service and pickup your bags at baggage claim.

Upon arrival at Orlando International Airport, proceed directly to the Disney Airport Welcome Center in Terminal B where you will board a complimentary deluxe motor coach transportation to Disney's Coronado Springs Resort.

Click here for more information on Disney's Magical Express

More Information Coming Soon!