Husted Kicking Mini Camps are one day camps designed to focus on the finer details of the kicking game. With 10 years of professional playing and 10 years of coaching experience, you will learn what it takes to train and prepare like a professional. At these mini camps, we will focus on:
Correct set up steps
Linear approach steps
Ideal plant foot location
Effective body position upon contact
Determining proper distance and steps to the football
Efficient tempo to the football on the approach
Proper plant foot location
Ideal body position for maximum power
Proper grip on the football
Correct drop location
Linear compact steps
Efficient leg swing
Ideal finish down the field
Proper distance behind the kickoff coverage team
Filling in holes
Leveraging the sideline
Wrapping and driving through the tackle
What to expect
Leveraging ranking camps
NEXT MINI CAMP:
August 24, 2014 at Santa Fe Christian School in Solana Beach
Check in time is 9:00 am
The NCS offers regional kicking camps and an annual Super Camp that provide instruction and evaluations. Collectively, our coaches are the most respected in the world with NFL, and College level playing experience. The National Camp Series, through its kicking camps, helps student-athletes to gain experience, prove consistency, and provide exposure to colleges and universities.
The National Camp Series was developed by former NFL Kicker Michael Husted. After a successful 9 Year NFL career, Michael determined that there had to be a more objective and analytical process to evaluate college prospects.
The National Camp Series is a series of kicking camps around the country with use an objective evaluation platform that is hosted by a network of expert kicking coaches. The National Camp Series (NCS) KIX Player Ratings System utilizes over six years of historical event data to determine a kickers rankings by cross-referencing player data to determine how the athletes stack up against others, both presently and historically.
The Kicking Game is 90% mental. "Can YOU do it when the pressure is on." The biggest difference between being successful at each level is the ability to perform under pressure. The Kicking Game has become so important over the last couple of years, that there is great emphasis on specialists to perform on a consistent basis.
Our platform offers specialists multiple events to help them:
See how they stack up against others across the country
Demonstrate to colleges their ability to play at the next level
Learn how to perform under pressure
The National Camp Series consists of a team of the most highly respected kicking coaches in the country. This is a huge benefit to you! By leveraging our team of coach's knowledge and contacts we are able to give you better evaluations and market you to a very broad network of college coaches. Basically, you will have our entire team of coaches working for you to find you a college. This is why we use the 'team approach' to the National Camp Series.
The experience that you get through NCSkicking camps will prepare you for the next level. The National Camp series offers kickers, punters and long snappers a unique opportunity to showcase their talents in four separate divisions based on your graduation year.
College (Seniors, College Transfers, Junior College and College Eligible)