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Level 1 School

September 28-30, 2018
Community College of Philadelphia - Philadelphia, PA
Classroom TBA

School Director
Rogers Glispy

Registration Information

$205.00 - Pre-registration (received by midnight (EST) September 14, 2018)
$255.00 - Late and on-site registration (received after midnight (EST) September 14, 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, 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.


Community College of Philadelphia
Center for Business and Industry - Room C2-28
1700 Spring Garden St.
Philadelphia, PA 19130

From I95 (North or South): Take exit 22 toward US-30 W/Central Phila onto I-676 W (Vine St Expy), Take the exit toward Broad Street/Central Phila onto N 15th St, Turn right onto Vine St, Turn right onto N 16th St, Turn Left onto Spring Garden St, Turn Left onto N 17th St

From I76 (East or West): Take exit 344 toward US-30 E/Central Phila onto I-676 E (Vine St Expy), Take the exit toward Ben Franklin Pkwy, Turn left onto N 22nd St, Turn right onto Spring Garden St, turn right onto N 17th St


Sheraton Philadelphia - Downtown Hotel
201 N. 17th St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 448-2000


Rogers Glispy, School Director: is Athletic Director at Community College of Philadelphia after serving successfully there as track & field and cross country coach.  As coach his teams won eight state championships and nine state conference championships and earning Glispy Pennsylvania Collegiate Athletic Association Cross-Country Coach of the Year on six occasions. He is an IAAF Level 5 / USATF Level 3 certified coach, having attended both the Endurance and Sprints Academies. He is also Level 2 certified in Jumps.

John Hartpence: is in his second stint at Hamilton College (NY) after eight years as the Head Coach for the Cross Country and Track & Field programs at Defiance College (OH).   John was twice named HCAC Coach of the Year, while at Defiance, and was two-time USTFCCCA Regional Coach of the Year, while serving as the Head Track & Field Coach at Dickinson College (PA), where his teams earned six conference titles. John has guided athletes to NCAA DIII All-American status in eleven different events. He is a USATF Level 2 Coach in Jumps and Throws.
Dave Pavlansky: was head boys' track and cross country coach at Boardman High School from 1999 –2010.  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 tenure Boardman teams produced both Indoor and Outdoor state champions as well as 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 and East.


*Attendance at all classroom sessions required in order to receive access to the Level 1 exam - schedule subject to change.

Friday – September 28  
5:00-5:30 PM Registration
5:30-5:50 PM Introduction
5:50-6:30 PM Positive Coaching, Ethics & Risk Management
6:30-7:30 PM Psychology
7:30-8:45 PM Physiology
8:45-9:45 PM Bio-Mechanics
Saturday - September 29  
8:30-10:00 AM Bio-Motor Training for Speed and Power Events
10:00-1:00 PM Throws
1:00-2:00 PM Lunch
2:00-3:00 PM Training Theory
3:00-6:45 PM Sprints/Hurdles/Relays
Sunday - October 30  
8:30-10:30 AM Endurance/Racewalk
10:30-11:30 AM Jumps
11:30-12:15 PM Lunch
12:15-2:45 PM Jumps

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