Level 1 School
January 14-15, 2011
Chabot College - Hayward, California
$125.00 - Pre-registration (received by December 31, 2011)
$150.00 - Late Registration (received after December 31, 2011 or on-site)
$65 - Level 1 Alumni Pricing. Please contact
verify your attendance at a previous Level 1 course.
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
Status page (list is updated hourly).
Refund policy: Only 1/2 of the registration fee ($62.50) will be
refunded after the registration deadline, and no refund will be given after the
25555 Hesperian Blvd.
Hayward, CA 94545
School will be in the Planetarium, room 1908, (detailed campus map will be
sent to all participants)
Air: Oakland International Airport (OAK) is 11 miles north of Chabot College,
San Francisco International (SFO) is 21 miles west, and San Jose is 26 miles to
the south. The La Quinta runs complimentary airport shuttles to OAK airport
from 7:00am-10:00pm. SuperShuttle: www.supershuttle.com, 800-258-3826. From SFO
to Hayward is $41.00 one-way. No SuperShuttle service to and from OAK or San
Jose airports to Hayward.
BART: The closet BART Station is Hayward, which is 3.3 miles east of the
college. AC Transit bus route 92 runs between eh college and BART station.
Refer to AC transit for timings and cost:
Driving: Exit Hwy 92 (2 miles east of the San Mateo Bridge) at Hesperian and
go north towards San Leandro. Chabot is less than 1 mile on your left. School
will be held in the Planetarium, room 1908. Detailed campus map will be
supplied to pre-registered coaches. $2.00 parking charge on weekends.
La Quinta Inn
20777 Hesperian Blvd.
Hayward, CA 94541
(1.6 miles north of college)
$69.00 for a single or double if booked by December 6th. Reservations can be
booked by calling 510-732-6300 and asking for the "USA Track & Field" rate.
Continental breakfast (waffles, bread, yogurt, oatmeal, muffins, fruits, hard
boiled eggs) from 6-9:30am. Complimentary wireless internet is available
throughout the hotel. Complimentary Oakland airport shuttle currently available
7:00am to 10:00pm and is subject to change.
- Ralph Jones is in his first season as Cal State East
Bay's Head Cross Country and Track and Field Coach. Jones was a former
student-athlete at Morgan State and Assistant Coach at Central Arizona
College and Wilmington College (Ohio). Jones helped coach 15 east coast
regional qualifiers and five school record holders in track and field over
the past four years with Morgan State. He also coached the programs first
1500, 5000 and cross country champion. The former Junior College Assistant
Coach of the year in 2005 & 2007, Jones coached two individual cross country
champions and lead his sprinters and relays to a total of five national
titles. He coached over 22 athletes to All-American status. Jones is a Level
2 Coach in endurance, sprints/hurdles and relays.
- Ken Grace has coached track and field and cross country
at both community, college and high school for 30 years. A USATF level 1 &
level 2 Coach in both jumps and endurance. Coach Grace has six community
college state champions, one high school state champion in cross country,
one national champion to his credit and authored several articles on
training and endurance. Coach Grace returns to the head coaching role at
Chabot after serving as Dean and Athletic Director from 1993 to 1995. Grace
was awarded California Community College Coach of the Year in 1991. BS in
Kinesiology Cal-State Hayward, MA Education Stanford University.
- Dr. Matt Lydum is presently an Assistant Professor in
Education/Sport Science and Assistant Track Coach at Defiance College.
Lydum served as the Head Men's Track Coach at San Francisco State University
for eight years before beginning his doctoral work at the University of
Arizona. He was the 1998 NCAA DII Regional Coach of the Year and has
represented the USOC at the International Olympic Academy. He has worked
with numerous NAIA & NCAA DII All-Americans. More recently, Lydum has served
as Assistant Coach on several international USATF Youth teams and authored a
book entitled Coaching Youth Track and Field. Lydum has completed the USATF
Coaching Education Level 2 Program in Sprints, Hurdles, Relays; Jumps;
Combined events, and Throws. He has also completed the USATF Level 2 - Youth
- Dr. Dave Shrock - Under Coach Shrock’s guidance at
Modesto Junior College, the program amassed two Nor-Cal championships and
three runner-up titles, with Shrock named California Central Valley Coach of
the Year ten times while his program generated sixty-four All-Americans.
Shrock began his coaching career thirty-two years ago at the College of San
Mateo before coaching cross country and assisting with track at Stanford and
San José State. Shrock serves in a number of USATF and leadership roles
including Pacific Association Vice President and Coaching Committee Chair,
while serving on the national Coaching Education Committee promoting clinics
and instructing at Level 2. Shrock is a Level 2 Coach in endurance, jumps,
and sprints/hurdles and has earned a Level 3 Coaching title in training
theory. Shrock also presents internationally on subjects relating to sport
management and coaching.
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