Account Management
A current USA Ultimate membership (any level) is the only requirement to attend coaching, observer, national convention and tournament director clinics,
unless otherwise listed.
The requirements outlined below "Clinic Certifications and Requirements" are for certification purposes only.

CDP Level I Workshop: Washington, D.C.

Presented by:
The Level I program consists of two workshops (Coaching Ethics and Coaching Performance) where coaches will learn skills and techniques to introduce ultimate and its skills to new players. You will be taught how to manage effective practices, teach and maintain Spirit of the Game, interact with and utilize parents, improve team fitness, maintain high professional coaching standards and behave both ethically and legally while coaching.

Coaches of teams at any level and leaders in the ultimate community are encouraged to attend. You must be a current USA Ultimate member to attend. You also must be or become a USA Ultimate coach member to obtain certification. If you are under 21, you may attend the workshop, but your certification will be held until you turn 21. 

Type and Level:
/ Coaching Development Program / Level I
Manager / Instructor:
Will Smolinski
Sub Manager / Local Organizer
Dave Soles
Registration Open Date:
1/19/2017 17:30 PM
Registration End date:
2/17/2017 10:00 AM
Clinic Start Date:
2/26/2017 08:30 AM
Clinic End date:
2/26/2017 17:00 PM
Clinic Cost:
HB Woodlawn
1400 N. Vacation Ln
Arlington, VA 22207
Public Contact Info:
Instructor Will Smolinski's bio:
  • Playing Career - '99-'01 Truman State University, '01-'04 Drew University
  • Coaching Career - '04-'12 YHB Open Head Varsity Coach, '06-present Williamsburg Middle School Club Sponsor, '13
  • Yorktown Open Head Varsity Coach, '13-'15 Truck Stop Head Coach, '13-'15 DC Current Defensive Coach
  • Other- Capital Ultimate Camp Owner/Director, Youth Ultimate League of Arlington founding member/board advisor

Clinic Certifications and Requirements:

  • CDP Level I / Coaching Development Program / Level I

    Waiver is Required
    Membership Requirements:
    • (ACTIVE) Coach & Player (5 calendar years for price of 4) (Coach/Player)
    • Lifetime Member (Lifetime Coach/Player)
    • Coach (1 calendar year; non-player level) (Coach)
    • Coach (2 calendar years and save $10; non-player level) (Coach)
    • Coach (3 calendar years and save $15; non-player level) (Coach)
    • Coach (5 calendar years for price of 4; non-player level) (Coach)
    • Coach & Player (1 calendar year) (Coach/Player)
    • Coach & Player (2 calendar years) (Coach/Player)
    • Coach & Player (3 calendar years and save $15) (Coach/Player)
    • Coach & Player (5 calendar years for price of 4) (Coach/Player)
    • Coach & Player (Staff for 1 calendar year) (Coach/Player)
    • Coach & Affiliate (1-Year) (Coach/Affiliate)
    • Coach & Affiliate (3-Year) (Coach/Affiliate)
    Background Check is Required
    Coaching Ethics Approval is Required
    Signed Ethics Agreement is Required
    Require to Pass Test
    Require to Complete Clinic
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