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Level 1 School

March 15-17, 2013
Villanova University - Villanova, Pennsylvania


Andrew Allden

Registration Information

Registrants, please click here for final instructions.

$150.00 - Pre-registration (received by March 1, 2013)
$200.00 - Late Registration (received after March 1, 2013 or on-site)
$75 - Alumni pricing for those who have already taken and successfully completed the Level 1 Course. 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.

(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 (list is updated hourly).

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 start date.


Villanova University - Driscoll 134 (New Nursing Building)
800 E. Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085

Click here to view campus map.

Parking: Registrants can park on the lot of East Lancaster Avenue and North Ithan Ave. Click here to download the parking pass.


Residence Inn Philadelphia Conshohocken
191 Washington St.
Conshohocken, PA 19428

Click here and book online or call 610-828-8800 and ask for rate code TCCTCCA. The USATF Level 1 Rate is $119 with breakfast for a Studio Suite. The hotel is a short drive to Villanova and right on the Schuylkill River Trail if you are hoping to get in a morning run prior to class.


  • Andrew Allden is the School Director & Endurance Instructor.  He is a Level 1 and 2 Endurance Instructor and has 18 years experience as Division I Coach.  He was selected as the 2003 Southeast Menís Coach of the Year and coached the 2001 Division I Menís 800m Champion.
  • Loren Seagrave is the Level 1 School Director and a USATF Master Coach in the sprints and hurdles. He is the Co-Founder of Speed Dynamics and Velocity Sport Performance. He has been a USATF Coaching Education instructor since 1983. He has coached dozens of World Championship and Olympic Medalists and is the IAAF Curriculum Coordinator for Certification in the Sprints.
  • Dr. Matt Lydum is assistant professor of physical education and field events coach at Defiance College in Northwest Ohio.  He is an active researcher, writer, teacher, and administrator on issues related to youth in sport.  As School Director of the USATF Youth Level 2 Program, USOC Delegate to the International Olympic Academy, and project writer for the Human Kinetics publication of the book Coaching Youth Track & Field, he seeks to expand access to coaching education and promote physical activity opportunities for children.
  • Kevin McGill is one of the founding fathers of the USATF Coaching Education Program. He is the co-author of The Throws Manual and has been name an IAAF lecturer for the throwing events. McGill has spent over 40 years coaching, including 12 years at Columbia University.


Friday, March 15,  2013 - 5:30pm to 10:00pm

Saturday, March  16, 2013 - 8:00am to 8:00pm

Sunday, March 17, 2013 - 8:00am to 4:00pm

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