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08/10/16 – HYPE Student Leadership Conferences Registration Now Open

August 5, 2016 Athletic Department Blog Updates


Registration for the  2016 KHSAA HYPE Student Leadership Conferences is now open. This year’s conferences will be Tuesday, August 30 at the Lexington Convention Center and Wednesday, August 31 at the Ramada Plaza Hotel & Conference Center in Louisville.  

Breakout sessions will include Team Building with Kara Mattingly of Asbury University, Communication & Team Building with Dr. Greg Dale of Duke University and Social Identity with Omari Pearson of Passion to Purpose. The keynote speaker will be Patrick George.

The conference format/schedule has changed from recent years. Capacity at both conferences is 300 and each school may bring up to 10 student-athletes to participate. 

Registration is now open until capacity is reached (300) or Aug. 25.  Each school may bring up to 10 students. To register for either conference click here.

Lexington – Tuesday, August 30 – 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. (ET)
Louisville – Wednesday, August 31 – 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. (ET)

There is no registration fee. The conference is put on as a service of the KHSAA and with the help of conference sponsors.

Transportation to and from the event is the responsibility of the local school.

For both conferences, a $10 box lunch will be available for purchase on site.

To view more information click here.


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