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Level 1 School – Naperville, IL
February 15 @ 7:45 am - February 16 @ 4:00 pm
David Pavlansky was head boys’ track and cross country coach at Boardman High School from 1999 –2011. Twice named OAT&CCC District 1 Boys’ Track Coach of the Year, Dave received the 2007 Fred Daffler State Coach of the Year Award for Boys’ Cross Country. In 2007 he was among 10 sprint coaches selected nationwide by the USATF to attend the Emerging Elite Coaches’ School in Orlando, Florida. During Dave’s 12-year tenure Boardman teams won 6 League and 7 District Championships, produced individual Indoor and Outdoor state champions, and developed two Nike All-Americans. Dave has USATF Level 2 certifications in Jumps, Endurance, and Sprints / Hurdles / Relays and he currently serves as USATF Regional Coordinator of Coaching Education for the Midwest.
Larry Judge, Ph.D., C.S.C.S. is an Assistant Professor of Physical Education and coordinator of the graduate coaching program at Ball State University. He has 18 years of Division I coaching experience with Indiana State University, the University of South Carolina, the University of Wyoming and the University of Florida. He is currently the USA Track & Field National Chairman for Coaching Education in the throwing events. He is also a Level III instructor for the International Association of Athletics Federation’s (IAAF) Coaching Education Program and has coached more than 100 NCAA Division I All-Americans, including nine Olympians.
Matt Sinnott, MA in Education, teaches Physics & Chemistry labs and Coaches at North Central College in Naperville, IL. Matt has a USATF Level 3 certification in Endurance as well as Level 2 certification in the Sprints, Relays, & Hurdles and the Throws events. He previously coached at West Aurora High School in both Cross Country & Track with multiple state qualifiers and finalists in both sports. Since 2013, he has been serving at North Central as the freshmen distance coach in the fall and a Mid-Distance coach during the track season.
*Subject to changes.
Saturday, Feb. 15th
7:45-8:30 AM Registration
8:30-9:00 AM Introductions
9:00-9:50 AM Philosophy, Ethics, and Risk Management
10:00-11:20 AM Positive Coaching/Psychology
11:30-1:00 PM Physiology
1:00-2:00 PM Lunch
2:00-2:50 PM Biomechanics
3:00-4:30 PM Training Theory
4:40-6:00 PM Sprinting
6:10-9:00 PM Jumps
9:00 PM Social: Quigley’s Irish Pub
Sunday, Feb 16th
8:00-10:00 AM Hurdles/Relays
10:10-11:30 AM Biomotor Training for Power Speed Athletes
11:40 AM-2:30 PM Throws
2:30-4:00 PM Endurance/Racewalking