Level 1 School – Tucson, AZ
October 5 @ 7:30 am - October 6 @ 6:00 pm$205 – $255
$205.00 – Pre-registration (received by midnight (EST) September 21, 2019)
$255.00 – Late and on-site registration (received after midnight (EST) September 21, 2019)
All online and onsite registrations require a credit or debit card for payment. No cash or personal checks will be accepted.
Click here to Register Online now. If you have problems registering online please contact the school director.
(A current USATF membership is required to register–please join online if you are not a member.)
All received registrations are posted on the Registration Status page (Once on the registration status page click on the school location in blue to view the registration list).
Refund policy: 1/2 of the registration fee ($ 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 Coaching Programs Manager, email@example.com. 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.
Pueblo High School
3500 S. 12th Ave
Tucson, AZ 85713
Cornelius Young: School Director. Formerly assistant coach at Oglethorpe University, responsible for Sprints/Hurdles, Throws and Jump events. Young is a veteran coach and clinician. Young doubles the feat of holding the highest attainable coaching credential of IAAF Level V certifications (USATF Level 3) in Jumps and Sprints/Hurdles disciplines. Young participated in USOC/USATF Emerging Elite Coaches Camp and Master Coach Mentorship for Sprints/Hurdles/Relays. He has USATF Level 2 certification in Combined Events; Strength Conditioning and Throws Specialist credentials recognized by NCAA and other organizations. In addition, he held positions aiding USATF Georgia. Young mentors many coaches at different levels of the sport.
Dr. Wendy Truvillion: Assistant Principal Athletics and Activities at Alhambra High School in Phoenix, AZ. Truvillion formerly coached at Georgia Tech and Penn State University. She served as the Head Coach for the 2012 IAAF World Junior Championship Team that traveled to Barcelona, Spain, July 2012 and the following year as Head Manager for the Pan American Junior Team. Truvillion presently serves as the USATF Women’s Junior Development Co-Commissioner, USATF Arizona; vice president for administration and coordinator for Coaches Education. Truvillion is a USATF Level 1 and 2 certified coach and lead instructor.
Simone Terry: Currently Head Coach Centennial High School in Peoria, AZ. Under her 4th year of leadership, the program has gained close to 100 qualifiers for State Championship Meet with over 30 athletes finishing in the top 10 including 3 State Champions in 2019 and 32+ elite Nike Arcadia Meet qualifiers. Terry doubly holds the highest attainable coaching credential of IAAF Level V certifications (USATF Level 3) in Sprints/Hurdles, Youth disciplines. She holds C.E. Instructor, Level 2 Combined Events, Strength & Conditioning certifications and manages top-notched Endurance events. In addition, serves numerous distinguished positions with USATF while speaking at top-level national coaching events.
*Attendance at all classroom sessions required in order to receive access to the Level 1 exam; schedule subject to change.
Saturday – October 5
7:30-8:00 AM Registration
8:00-8:30 AM Positive Coaching, Ethics, & Risk Management
8:30-9:30 AM Psychology
9:30-11:00 AM Physiology
11:00-12:30 PM Training Theory
9:30-11:30 PM Lunch (on your own)
1:30-2:30 PM Biomechanics
2:30-6:00 PM Sprints/Hurdles
6:00-7:00 PM Dinner (on your own)
7:00-9:30 PM Throws
Sunday – October 6
8:00-9:30 AM Bio-motor Training for Speed/Power Events
9:30-11:00 AM Endurance/Racewalk
11:00-12:30 PM Throws
12:30-1:30 PM Dinner (on your own)
1:30-3:30 PM Horizontal Jumps
3:30-5:30 PM Vertical Jumps
5:30-6:00 PM Wrap Up