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Level 1 School

March 22-24, 2013
Long Island University - Brooklyn, New York


Andrew Allden

Registration Information

$150.00 - Pre-registration (received by March 8, 2013)
$200.00 - Late Registration (received after March 8, 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.


Long Island University - Brooklyn
1 University Plaza
Brooklyn, New York 11201

The class will be held in the Zeckendorf Health Sciences Center (#15 on map) LIU Brooklyn Campus, room #107.

Click here to view the campus map.


Holiday Inn Express Downtown Brooklyn
279 Butler Street
Brooklyn, NY 11217
The Holiday Inn Express is .6 mile walk from LIU Campus.

Call 718-855-9600 and ask for the USATF Rate $129.00 + Tax & $3.50 Fee (Includes Breakfast)


  • 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 Men’s Coach of the Year and coached the 2001 Division I Men’s 800m Champion.
  • 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 the Throws Instructor for the LIU 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.
  • 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.


Friday, March 22, 2013 - 5:30pm to 10:00pm

Saturday, March 23, 2013 - 8:00am to 8:00pm

Sunday, March 24, 2013 - 8:00am to 4:00pm

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