Get an Edge on College Athletic Recruiting with Equinox Darien

Are you heading to college or sending your athlete off for the first time? Still unsure of how college recruiting works for athletes? Ask the experts and get firsthand experience from a panel of top coaches, athletes and recruiters on February 6th at Equinox Darien.  Join Equinox Darien and Competitive Edge, the expert matchmakers between student-athletes and schools, to break down the college recruiting process. At this informative panel discussion, top experts will discuss how athletes can leverage their competitive edge with their academic achievements to have more options in the college recruiting process.  The event will be held at Equinox Darien on Thursday, February 6th from 6:30pm until 8:00pm.

This panel will help answer all of your lingering question about college athletics and the recruitment process from “When should I start the process?” to “How can I best market myself to the institutions to increase my chances of getting recruited?” Panelists include Lee Jones; Moderator, Kevin Rusch; Owner of Competitive Edge, Eric Pellini; Assistant Track Coach at New Canaan High School, Rob Trifone; Head Football Coach at Darien High School, Marj Trifone; Head Girls Swimming Coach at Darien High School and Courtney Bennett; former Darien High School lacrosse player.


Topics covered include:

Planning for admissions

Understanding the recruiting process

Requisite athletic and academic strategies

How to express interest to a school to get on their radar

When to start contacting coaches

The best way to get exposure as an athlete to your top college choices

Nutrition for top performance to showcase athletic abilities to gain exposure

The latest NCAA regulations

Join the discussion, ask questions and enjoy complimentary refreshments as you learn how your college-bound athlete should approach the next step in the recruiting process.  All attendees will receive a complimentary training session and a free week pass to Equinox Darien. Don’t miss out on this great event that will provide you with the inside scoop on the myths and reality of college recruiting.

Equinox Darien is located at 72 Heights Road, Darien, C.T. To RSVP, please email [email protected].

About Equinox:

Equinox operates 64 upscale, full-service clubs in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Miami, Boston, Dallas and Washington, DC, as well as international locations in London and Toronto.  The company offers an integrated selection of Equinox-branded programs, services and products, including strength and cardio training, group fitness classes, personal training, spa services and products, apparel and food/juice bars.  Since its inception in 1991, Equinox has developed a lifestyle brand that represents service, value, quality, expertise, innovation, attention to detail, market leadership and results.