After a one year hiatus, Monterey Coaches Clinic of Champions Returns October of 2019

CLINIC DATES

October 25 – 27, 2019

LOCATION

The Embassy Suites Hotel Monterey Bay, CA

REGISTRATION DETAILS COMING SOON!!

COMMITTED CLINICIANS AS OF JUNE 2019

Ivan Ivanov – National Hall of Fame

IVAN IVANOV – Suples Founder

  • USA Wrestling Gold Level Coach
  • President Suples Wrestling Club and 2010 USA Wrestling Greco Roman Coach of the Year
  • In 2012 Ivan was Inducted with highest honors into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame
  • Former Head Coach Olympic Education Center Marquette, Michigan
  • USA Wrestling National Coaching Staff since 1997
  • On the USA Wrestling Coaching Staff during 2007 when In Baku Azerbaijan USA Greco Team won its first World Team Title.
  • As a wrestler, Ivanov was 1994 Greco Roman World Silver Medalist and 1996 Olympian.
  • Coach Ivan Ivanov competed for Bulgaria and won 6 Bulgarian National titles along with Gold Belt in 1995 at one of the most prestigious Greco Roman wrestling tournaments in the World “Nikola Petrov”

Demitar “Mitko” Georgiev – Bulgarian National Champion

DEMITAR “Mitko” GEORGIEV – Suples Master

  • Freestyle Coach, Strength & Conditioning Coach
  • Studied at NSA”Vasil Levski” Sofia- Professional Freestyle Coach
  • Bulgarian Freestyle Athlete at 66kg
  • Bulgarian National Champion Junior at 66kg 2005
  • 2x times second place’04,’05 at FILA Tournament Petko Sirakov, Bulgaria 66kg
  • 1st place 04’ FILA Tournament Ahillia, Greece at 66kg (junior)
  • 1st place 05’ FILA International Tournament in Romania at 66kg (junior)
  • World & European Junior Team Member 66 kg 2005
  • Bulgarian National Champion Senior 2005 & 2009 at 66kg
  • European Team Member Senior 2009

Daryl Weber – NCAA Champion

DARYL WEBER – Attack Style Wrestling

COACHING ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • Christiansburg High School Head Coach 2007 – 2015
  • 42 State Champions
  • Over 90% of Graduates gone on to wrestle in college.
  • 2007 – 2015 Head Coach Christiansburg HS
  • 33 State Place Winners
  • 42 Individual State Champions
  • 2014 VA State Wrestling Coach of the Year
  • 2013 Dapper Dan Team USA Coach
  • 9 straight VA AA Team State Championships
  • District Coach of the Year (2007, ’08, ’11, ’13, ’14, ’15)
  • Region Coach of the Year (2007, ’08, ’09, ’10, ’11, ’12, ’15)
  • 2010 – 2011 VA Coach of the Year (Western Region)
  • 2008 – 2009 Virginia Coach of the Year by NWCA
  • 2000 – 2006 Assist. Coach Christiansburg HS (CHS was Runner-up one year and State Champs 5 of those years.)
  • 2000 – Present Head Coach of Hawkeye East / VA Elite Wrestling Club
  • 2000 – 2001 National Assistant H.S. Coach of the Year
  • 1997 – 2000 Strength and Conditioning Coach University of Iowa
  • 2008 Inducted into the Iowa High School Wrestling Hall of Fame

WRESTLING ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • 1997 – 2000 Competed Internationally in Freestyle
  • Placing in over a dozen International Freestyle Competitions
  • 1998 Sunkist Open Champion
  • 1998 U.S. Open Runner-up
  • 1996 NCAA Champion
  • 1996 Big Ten Champion
  • 1996, 1995 & 1994 NCAA All-American
  • 1991 – 1996 Wrestled under Dan Gable for University of Iowa
  • 1990 & 1991 Iowa H.S. State Champion
  • 1989 State Place Winner (3rd)
  • 1988 – 1991 Wrestled for Don Bosco HS in Gilbertville, IA (posted a record of 128-19-1)

Sam Lopez 2x California JC State Champion

SAM LOPEZ – Head Coach – Selma HS (CS)

WRESTLING ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • 2x California State Placer (Valencia HS, S)
  • 2x California Community College All-American (Cypress College)
  • 1990 California Community College State Champion (34 – 0)
  • 1994 WAC Champion (Fresno State University)
  • 1994 NCAA Qualifier (Fresno State University)

COACHING ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • 8 Central Section Divisional Championships
  • 6 Top 5 California State Championship Finishes
  • 3 California Team State Championships – Girls (2016, 2017, 2018)

Josh Rhoden – 2x National Coach of the Year (JUCO)

JOSH RHODEN Head Coach Clackamas Community College

  • Head Wrestling Coach: 2006 – 2019
  • 2011 & 2019  National Coach of the Year
  • 2015 NJCAA Man of the Year
  • 2011 & 2019  NJCAA National Champions
  • 2015, 2017, 2018 NJCAA National Runner-Up
  • 6x NWCA National Dual Meet Champions
  • 8x West Region Champions (2011, 2012, 2014 – 2019) 
  • 4x West Region Coach of the Year (2008, 2017, 2018, 2019)
  • Career Record of 141 -35 -2 (winningest coach in school history)
  • Coached 118 National qualifiers, 77 All-Americans & 24 National Finalists