University of Oregon
Erb Memorial Union Ballroom
Monday, July 28, 2014
8:30am - 6:30pm
The junior category in Athletics is considered as decisive in the athlete's training. It is a critical crossroads in the career of a young athlete, at several levels: biologic, auxologic, psychologic, biomotor, etc.
The IAAF invited a number of experts in various fields, whose knowledge experience and input will further qualify our coaches in the specific features and characteristics of this category.
The overall focus of this conference is to keep coaches informed, bringing consistency and competence to them who play an essential part in the athletes' career.
Click here to view the event brochure including speaker biographies and a detailed event schedule.
Malek El-Hebil (IAAF)
Randall L. Wilber PhD, FACSM (USA)
Helmar Hommel (GER)
Keith Baar Phd, MA, BSc (USA)
Prof. Dr. Ulrich Hartmann (GER)
Dr. Craig Poole (USA)
Interested US coaches can register for FREE
, but must (1) be a USATF member and (2) have successfully completed the USATF Level 1 Certification.
USATF Level 2 Coaches will be able to apply for Level 3 credit.
There are only 200 seats for US coaches
in the conference. As certifications are verified, seats will be reserved on a first come, first serve basis.