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January 6-8, 2012
University of Wisconsin - Platteville - Platteville, Wisconsin


Tom Antczak

Registration Information

$125.00 - Pre-registration (received by December 23, 2011)
$150.00 - Late Registration (received after December 23, 2011 or on-site)
$65 - Alumni Pricing. Please contact to verify alumni status and register for the course.

Click here to register online now. If you have problems registering online please contact the school director.

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ALL received registrations are posted on the Registration 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 start date.


Platteville Wisconsin is located in the SW corner of Wisconsin on US HWY 151.  It is about 75 miles from the Madison, WI airport and about 35 miles from the Dubuque, IA airport.

Williams Field House is located on the University of Wisconsin-Platteville campus. Click here to view UW-Platteville Directions.


Lodging accommodation are available at the following Platteville motels:

Country Inn Motel - 1 mile from field house
630 S. Water St.

Super 8 Motel - 1 mile from field house
100 Hwy 80

Mound View Inn - 2 miles from field house
1755 E Bus. Hwy 151


  • Tom Antczak is in his 20th year as Head Women’s and Men’s Cross Country Coach and Assistant middle and long distance Track Coach at UW-Platteville. In XC, Tom has produced 20 NCAA DIII cross country All-Americans. In track, his athletes have won 78 All-America honors, including 16 national champions, in events from the 800m to the 10K. He has also coached two of his athletes to the Olympic Marathon Trials. Antczak is a USATF Level 2 endurance Coach.  He has an MS degree in Human Performance and teaches exercise science classes at UWP.  In a former life he was a 3 time Olympic Marathon Trials qualifier(‘76, ‘80, ’84) as well as a 5th place finisher at the 1978 NYC Marathon and 1979 USATF National Championships Marathon.
  • Kevin FitzPatrick is a USATF Level 2 Coach in the jumps and sprints/hurdles/relays.  He has 7 years collegiate coaching experience at Ferris State (DII), UW-Oshkosh (DIII) and UW-La Crosse where he produced 7 All-Americans, 15 conference champs and 12 national qualifiers.  Kevin is in his 25th season of HS coaching where he coaches jumps, sprints, hurdles & relays.
  • Jim Nickasch is in this 11th season as Head men’s and women’s track and field coach at UWP.  His teams have finished in the top ten at the NCAA championships 9 times, produced 112 All-Americans and broken over 100 school records.  Jims is USATF Level 2 sprints/hurdles/relays Coach and both a Level 1 & Level 2 lead instructor.  He has experience coaching at the NCAA DI level to high school.  He has a Masters degree in Human Performance from UW-LaCrosse and teaches exercise science course at UWP.
  • Patrick Pretty is the Wisconsin USATF President and is a USATF Level 2 Coach in the sprints/hurdles, throws and endurance.  Pat is one of the most experienced Level I Instructors in the country.  His coaching experience includes a position with the Olympic Festival North Team, Chiba Ekiden Team Leader and the 2002 World CC US Junior Women’s Coach.  He has also coached 5 WIAA state championship teams in T&F and CC.  Pat brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to any clinic he attends.


Friday, January 6, 2012 - 5:00pm to 10:00pm

Saturday, January 7, 2012 - 8:00am to 10:00pm

Sunday, January 8, 2012 - 8:00am to 1:00pm

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