Level 1 School
November 16-18, 2012
Public School 9 - New York, New York
$150.00 - Pre-registration (received by November 2, 2012)
$200.00 - Late Registration (received after November 2, 2012 or on-site)
$75 - Alumni pricing for those who have already taken and successfully completed
the Level 1 Course. Please contact
firstname.lastname@example.org to verify alumni status and register for the
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Refund policy: Only 1/2 of the registration fee ($75.00) will be
refunded after the registration deadline, and no refund will be given after the
PS - 9
100 West 84th Street
New York City, NY
The course will be held in the PS-9 Auditorium.
209 West 87th St.
New York, NY 10024
The Belnord Hotel is approximately four blocks from PS 9.
- Neil Fitzgerald is the PS-9 School Director and Sprints
Instructor. A Level 2 Coach in the sprints, Endurance and Youth events,
Fitzgerald brings a wealth of knowledge to the program. He also continues to
compete in the sport at the Masters level, winning World Masters titles in
the 800m and 4x400m relay.
- Fred Benlein, C.S.C.S., HFS is a USATF Level 3
Endurance Coach and a USATF Level 2 Sprints/Hurdles Coach. He has been a
coach for 29 years of high school, collegiate, professional, post
collegiate, masters and disabled athletes from entry level to national
level. He has owned his own business for 18 years as an LDR/Track & Field
Coach and Strength and Conditioning Specialist. He is currently the Head
Men’s and Woman’s Cross Country Coach at New York Institute of Technology.
- Kevin McGill is the Throws Instructor for the PS-9
Level 1 School. He is a co-founder of the USATF Coaching Education Program
and co-author of the Throws Manual. He has been named an IAAF “Official
Lecturer” for throwing events and has over 40 years of coaching experience.
- Jonathan Hill works with the jumpers and multis at West
Point. He has Level 2 certificates in the Jumps, Sprints/Hurdles/Relays, and
Combined Events. While at Eastern Washington University, he chaired Coaching
Education for the Inland NW region. Hill helped athletes to 24 All-Big Sky
performances and 12 individual school records as well as three OSAA
Champions and 17 All-State awards.
Friday, November 16, 2012 - 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Saturday, November 17, 2012 - 8:00am to 8:00pm
Sunday, November 18, 2012 - 8:00am to 4:00pm