Requirements for all 2018 GYL Coaches
1. Register - Deadline is March 1st for GYL to submit for USLacrosse numbers
All Coaches are required to register. Please click the appropriate link below:
Travel Coaches, click here
House League Coaches, click here
2. Pass the CONNY online rules test
CONNY posts both the boys and girls online rules test before the startg of each season. The test will be available in late February/early March. It will be posted on the CONNY website: www.connylacrosse.org. Or, you may click on the link below. The test is REQUIRED of all coaches before the start of each season. CONNY will post the names of coaches who pass the test.
Click HERE for the 2018 Boys Test (once it is available)
Click HERE for the 2018 Girls Test (once it is available)
3. Complete a Background Check
Please go to the link below and enter the requested information. Both US Lacrosse and GYL require coaches to have background checks.
4. Attend Positive Coaching Alliance night.
Friday, March 2nd, 6:30 pm at Eastern Middle School (Auditorium)
PCA DOUBLE-GOAL COACH ONLINE COURSE
GYL travel team coaches who were unable to attend the live workshop on February 28th must take the Double-Goal Coach: Coaching for Winning and Life Lessons online course. We encourage House League coaches to take the course as well. Get started now by clicking this link: http://shopping.positivecoach.org/Courses
Additional Coaching Clinics
US Lacrosse Coaching Education Program LEVEL 1 and LEVEL 2 Clinics
US Lacrosse sponsors Level 1 and Level 2 coaches education clinics around the country. To view the schedule, go to the US Lacrosse website http://uslacrosse.org/ and follow the links to the Coaches Education Program from the home page. By 2015, all coaches must either attend a field clinic or pass a level 1 online course.
If your USLacrosse membership has expired, please contact GYL registrar Melissa Frey,
so that GYL can help you process your renewal.