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Level 1 School
November 10, 2018 @ 8:30 am - November 11, 2018 @ 9:00 pm$205
*Attendance at all classroom sessions required in order to receive access to the Level 1 exam; schedule subject to change.
Saturday – November 10
8:30-9:00 AM Registration
9:00-10:30 AM Introductions/Positive Coaching
10:30-11:30 AM Ethics & Risk Management
11:30-12:00 PM Lunch
12:30-1:30 PM Biomechanics
1:30-3:00 PM Biomotor Training for Speed & Power Events
3:00-4:00 PM Psychology
4:00-5:00 PM Physiology
5:00-6:30 PM Training Theory
6:30-7:30 PM Dinner
7:30-10:30 PM Sprints/Hurdles/Relays
Sunday – November 11
9:00-12:30 PM Throws
12:30-1:30 PM Lunch
1:30-2:30 PM Practical Application Lab
3:00-5:30 PM Endurance/Racewalk
5:30-6:30 PM Dinner
6:30-9:00 PM Jumps
November 10-11, 2018
Ventura College – Ventura, CA
$205.00 – Pre-registration (received by midnight (EST) November 5, 2018)
$255.00 – Late and on-site registration (received after midnight (EST) November 5, 2018)
All online and onsite registrations require a credit or debit card for payment. No cash or personal checks will be accepted.
Click here to Register Online now. If you have problems registering online please contact the school director.
(A current USATF membership is required to register–please join online if you are not a member.)
All received registrations are posted on the Registration Status page (Once on the registration status page click on the school location in blue to view the registration list).
Refund policy: 1/2 of the registration fee ($ 102.50) will be refunded after the pre- registration deadline and no refund will be given after the start date of the school.
If you have any difficulties with the online registration process, please contact the School Director.
Any student requesting ADA accommodations must make that request at the time of completing the application/registration, and support the request with the appropriate documentation sent to the Director of Coaching, firstname.lastname@example.org. Said application/registration must be completed no later than six (6) weeks prior to the school opening in order to ensure the availability of any such reasonable accommodations or other required assistance during the Level 1 coaching school.
4667 Telegraph Rd
Ventura, CA 93003
From West Ventura:
Take Thompson Boulevard or Main Street East. Take a left onto Telegraph Road and Ventura College will be on the left-hand side just beyond Ashwood Avenue.
From East Ventura:
Take Victoria Avenue North. Take a left onto Telegraph Road and Ventura College will be on the right-hand side just beyond Day Road. Ventura College is located at 4667 Telegraph Road in the beautiful city of Ventura, California.
From West Oxnard:
Take Victoria Avenue North into Ventura. Take a left onto Telegraph Road and Ventura College will be on the right-hand side just beyond Day Road.
From Downtown Oxnard and Port Hueneme:
take Oxnard Boulevard/Saviers Road North. Enter the 101 Freeway North and follow the signs to Ventura. Exit Victoria Avenue and turn right at the end of the off ramp. Take Victoria Avenue North to Telegraph Road. Take a left onto Telegraph Road and Ventura College will be on the right-hand side just beyond Day Road. Ventura College is located at 4667 Telegraph Road in the beautiful city of Ventura, California.
From Camarillo, Newbury Park, and Thousand Oaks:
Take the 101 Freeway North to Ventura. Exit Victoria Avenue and turn right at the end of the off ramp. Take Victoria Avenue North to Telegraph Road. Take a left onto Telegraph Road and Ventura College will be on the right-hand side just beyond Day Road. Ventura College is located at 4667 Telegraph Road in the beautiful city of Ventura, California.
Holiday Inn Ventura Harbor
1080 Navigator Dr
Ventura, CA 93001
Phone: (805) 856-9533
Chris Richardson: is currently the Director of Track and Field/Cross Country at Cerritos College. Richardson previously served as the Director of Track and Field/Cross Country at El Camino Compton Center, Assistant Coach at the University of Central Arkansas, and Head Coach at Moorprak College. Through these various coaching endeavors many NCAA Division I Regional qualifiers, school record holders, state champions, Junior All-Americans, and CCCAA All-American were developed. Most recently, Richardson has served as a Team USA Coach for the Capital Cup, NACAC U23 Championships, Pan American Junior Championships, and Thorpe Cup USA vs Germany.
Tony Veney: is currently the Director of men and women’s track and field at Ventura College. Tony served a short stint as Director of track and field/cross country at North Carolina A&T State University (2011). While an assistant coach at UCLA (2003-2009) Coach Veney led 15 Bruins to either indoor or outdoor All-American status, six Pac-10 Champions and four NCAA West Regional titles. Brandon Johnson most notably still ranks as the 5th fastest teenager all-time in the 400 intermediate hurdles as well as being a member of the World Record Junior 4×400 meter relay (2004). During his tenure at Portland State, the Vikings had 28 All-Big Sky Academic award winners. Prior to coaching at Portland State, Veney was an assistant men’s track coach and recruiting coordinator at the University of Oregon from 1998-2001. While with the Ducks, he worked with 2001 NCAA decathlon champion Lorenzo Santiago and 10 All-Pac-10 performers. He served as the Elite Junior Film Coordinator from 1987 to 2000 and Elite Senior Film Coordinator and Junior Elite Sprint/Hurdle Camp Clinician from 1988 to 2000. From 1987-1999, he was the Regional Sprint Coordinator. In 1999, he assumed the position of Women’s Sprint Development Chair. A USATF Level 1, 2 and 3 Clinician and certified USATF Master of Coaching, Veney has produced six sprint and hurdles training videos, and has written two sprint and hurdles training manuals and recently published a sprint/hurdle book called Conditioning for Track & Field, published by Human Kinetics.
Eric Dixon: Coach Dixon has competed and coached Sprints, Hurdles and Relays for over 40 years, concentrating mainly on sprinting events. He has coached many; nationally ranked youth athletes, World and American Masters record holders. He is certified to coach Elite Youth and Adult athletes for National/International/Olympic level competition via USA Track & Field (USATF) and the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF). Coach Dixon is an IAAF Level V Academy Elite coach in Sprints/Hurdles, USATF Level 3 sprints/hurdles/relays and USATF Youth Specialization Level 2. In addition, Dixon served as the Head Sprint Coach for the Air Force Wounded Warrior Program. He is also the Coaches Education Committee Chair for USATF Southern California Association.