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NSCA West Virginia State Clinic

Learn, participate and network with colleagues while earning CEU's. Hosted by the state/provincial directors and regional coordinators, this local event brings cutting-edge research and application to your backyard. 


Topics will focus on periodization, athlete monitoring, applied sport science, coaching in the weight room and on the track, and developing elite performers (Olympians and military)


This event has been postponed

The NSCA wants to assure you that your health, safety and well-being is our highest priority.  We have determined it best to reschedule this event. As soon as a new date is determined, we will make an announcement.


Health and Education Building (CPASS)
375 Birch St., P.O. Box 6116
Morgantown, WV 26505

For more information:

Guy Hornsby

2020 Agenda

Friday, April 3

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Check-in & On-site Registration
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Olympic Roundtable - Led by Meg Stone, MA, CSCS
by Ed Etzel, Megan Metcalfe, and Cara Heads
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Periodization and Programming for Strength Power Athletes
by Mike Stone, PhD, CSCS, FNSCA
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Athlete Monitoring Though the Lens of the Scientist, Coach, and Athlete
by Dylan Suarez, MS, CSCS, NSCA-CPT
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Lunch (on your own)
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Mechanisms of Muscle Hypertrophy and Its Impact on Sport Performance
by Andrew Layne, PhD, CSCS
3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Weightlifting Technique Workshop: The Snatch
by Cara Heads, MA, USAW

Saturday, April 4

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Check-in & On-site Registration
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Improving an Athlete’s Force-Velocity Characteristics: Programming Considerations
by Tim Suchomel, PhD, CSCS,*D, RSCC
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Programming Tactics to Enhance Sprint Speed
by Brad DeWeese, EdD, CSCS,*D, NSCA-CPT,*D
(Lecture) (Hands-on)
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Lunch (on your own)
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Framework for Monitoring the Training Process
by Josh Christovich, MA, CSCS
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Managing the Performance Enhancement Team
by Josh Nelson, EdD, CSCS
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 a.m. Comparison Between Training Elite Special Forces Soldiers and Olympians
by Jonathan Carlock, MS, CSCS