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Level 1 School

*Previously scheduled at Wellesley College, please note location change.

June 9-10, 2018
Regis College - Weston, MA
Classroom, College Hall 202

School Director
Katie Adams

Registration Information

$205.00 - Pre-registration (received by midnight (EST) May 25, 2018)
$255.00 - Late and on-site registration (received after midnight (EST) May 25, 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.


Regis College
235 Wellesley St
Weston, MA 02493
Phone: (781) 283-2019

For directions, please go to and type the address. Click here to download a campus map.


Courtyard by Marriott Boston Natick
342 Speen Street
Natick, MA 01760
6.2 miles from Wellesley College

Magnuson Hotel Framingham
130 Worcester Road
Framingham, MA 01702
6.8 miles from Wellesley College

Courtyard by Marriott Boston Natick
342 Speen Street
Natick, MA 01760
6.2 miles from Wellesley College


Katie Adams: is in her third year at Wellesley College as the throws coach after debuting the throws program in 2015-2016. Previously, she coached for six years combined at Salem and Pelham High Schools and Pinkerton Academy.  She is an USATF Level 3 / IAAF Level V coach in the throws. Adams has also completed the Level 2 programs in the sprints/hurdles/relays & youth specialization. She has coached multiple division and state champions, as well as all-state selected athletes.
Jennifer Potter: has led the Ithaca Women's Track & Field program since 2003. Potter, an all-American sprinter at Ithaca, has led the Bombers to seven indoor and 10 outdoor NYS collegiate titles. She has guided the team to 22 Empire 8 titles in 24 total indoor and outdoor seasons. She has also been received “Coach of the Year” honors from the Empire 8 Conference, NYS Collegiate Track Conference and for the Atlantic Region over 20 times. Potter has coached more than 60 All-Americans during her head coaching career. Potter, who earned her master’s degree from Marshall in 1994, holds USATF Level 2 Certifications in Sprints/Hurdles/Relays and Jumps. 

Joel Pearson: Director of Cross Country, Track & Field at Harrier Track Club. Previously, Joel was the Director at Cardinal Stritch University. During his time, the Wolves captured six national champions, 34 all-Americans, 42 National Qualifiers, and set an NAIA National DMR record. A USATF Level 3 / IAAF Level V Academy Coach - Endurance, Joel holds USATF Level 2 certifications in Endurance, Combined Events, Sprint/Hurdles, Jumps, and Youth. He holds a Masters in Sport Management. 


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

Saturday – June 9  
8:00-8:30 AM Registration
8:30-8:45 AM School Introduction
8:45-10:00 AM Positive Coaching
10:00-11:00 AM Ethics and Risk Management
11:00-12:15 PM Physiology
12:15-1:15 PM Lunch
1:15-2:15 PM Psychology
2:15-3:15 PM Biomechanics
3:15-4:45 PM Training Theory
4:45-6:00 PM Bio-motor Training for Speed and Power Events
6:00-7:00 PM Dinner
7:00-10:30 PM Sprints/Hurdles/Relays
Sunday - June 10  
8:30-12:00 PM Jumps
12:00-1:30 PM Throws
1:30-2:30 PM Lunch
2:30-4:00 PM Throws
4:00-7:00 PM Endurance/Racewalk
7:00-7:15 PM Wrap Up

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