Teaching, Challenging and Inspiring the Next Generation of Female Coaches

For many young female athletes, this four-day summer residential camp is the starting point of a process that leads to a satisfying and successful career in coaching or athletics administration. 

Open to all high school juniors who have shown a strong interest in athletics, The Future Coaches Camp offers a high-energy learning experience and a lasting connection to TASL resources that include mentoring, networking and career pathway assistance. Since 2002, the Camp has helped young athletes from across Michigan explore career opportunities and learn from top female coaches and sport educators. 


During our four-day summer residential camp, successful women coaches from across Michigan offer a broad curriculum that spans: 

  • Coaching skills, tactics and strategies
  • Social and psychological aspects of coaching
  • Training, conditioning and nutrition
  • Injuries - Prevention, care and maintenance 
  • Growth, development and learning
  • Teaching and administration
  • Risk management
  • Professional development

Campers also experience the team-building Challenge Program at the University of Michigan, and interact with a panel of well-known collegiate coaches. 

About Us

Since 2002, TASL has promoted women in coaching and sport leadership through a dynamic combination of action learning programs, internships, mentoring, conferences, and advocacy.

Contact Us

The Academy for Sport Leadership
PO Box 131226
Ann Arbor, MI 48113-1226
Phone: (734) 205-4022

TASL is recognized by the IRS as a not-for-profit 501c(3) corporation.