Nov. 26, 2013
INDIANAPOLIS, IN - Strength and conditioning coaches from across the nation will converged on NSCA's Coaches Conference on January 10, 2014 to discover cutting-edge research and practical applications in strength and conditioning, presented by the industry's most elite and respected experts. One of the many exciting events that will be held is the Award Ceremonies where distinctive honors are given to several coaches for outstanding achievement.
Accepting the prestigious Assistant Strength Coach of the Year Award is Caitlin Quinn, CSCS, RSCC. As the Assistant Strength and Speed Coach at Florida State University, Quinn earned this special honor in recognition of excellence in her dedication to the strength and conditioning profession.
"We are pleased to announce Coach Quinn's winning prior to the Coaches Conference allowing her family and friends greater flexibility to see her receive this prestigious award," says Coach Boyd Epley, NSCA Founder, "I congratulate Coach Quinn on her continued drive, compassion and work ethics." Dr. Stephen Fleck, NSCA President states, "I'm very excited for Caitlin Quinn to receive this incredible award," says Fleck, "She exemplifies what it is to be an NSCA certified professional."
The NSCA Coaches Conference featured several educational sessions and research presentations, all designed to help those attending to expand their knowledge and further their careers. The NSCA is the worldwide authority on strength and conditioning, and for more information regarding NSCA and their awards, please visit www.nsca.com.
About the National Strength & Conditioning Association
The National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) is an international nonprofit educational association founded in 1978. Evolving from a membership of 76, the association now serves nearly 30,000 members in 52 countries. Drawing upon its vast network of members, the NSCA develops and presents the most advanced information regarding strength training and conditioning practices, injury prevention, and research findings.
Unlike any other organization, the NSCA brings together a diverse group of professionals from the sport science, athletic, allied health, and fitness industries. These individuals are all in pursuit of achieving a common goal--the utilization of proper strength training and conditioning to improve athletic performance and fitness.
Central to its mission, the NSCA provides a bridge between the scientist in the laboratory and the practitioner in the field. By working to find practical applications for new research findings in the strength and conditioning field, the association fosters the development of strength training and conditioning as a discipline and as a profession.
Headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colorado, the NSCA serves as a valuable resource for its members, the fitness industry, general public, and the media. The association provides a wide variety of resources and opportunities designed to strengthen, build, advance, and unify.