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Level 1 School

June 7-9, 2013
Rockford College - Rockford, IL


Andrew Allden

Registration Information

$150.00 - Pre-registration (received by May 24, 2013)
$200.00 - Late Registration (received after May 24, 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.


Rockford College
5050 East State Street
Rockford IL, 61108

Classroom Location: Starr Science Building - Peterson Auditorium Room # 207


200 South Bell School Road
Rockford, IL 61108
Phone: 815-226-2100
They ask for the USATF Rate which is $99.00


  • Andrew Allden is the School Director & Endurance Instructor.  He is a Level 1 and 2 Endurance Instructor and has 18 years experience as a Division I Coach.  He was selected as the 2003 Southeast Menís Coach of the Year and coached the 2001 Division I Menís 800m Champion.
  • Matt Lydum is the 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.
  • Larry Judge, Ph.D., C.S.C.S., is an Assistant Professor of physical education and coordinator of the graduate coaching program at Ball State University. He has 18 years of Division I coaching experience with Indiana State University, the University of South Carolina, the University of Wyoming and the University of Florida. He is currently the USA Track & Field national Chairman for Coaching Education. He is also a Level III instructor in the International Association of Athletics Federation's (IAAF) coaching education program. He has coached more than 100 NCAA Division I All-Americans, including eight Olympians.
  • David Pavlansky was the Head Boys' Track and Cross Country Coach at Boardman High School from 1999 - 2010. Dave began his career coaching high school and collegiate football (Miami, OH/Youngstown State). Twice named OAT&CCC District 1 Boys' Track Coach of the Year, Dave received the 2007 Fred Daffler State Coach of the Year Award for Boys' Cross Country.  Dave has worked a decade with Ohio's Midwest Meet of Champions team, serving in all capacities from men's assistant coach to state coordinator.  In 2007 he was among 10 sprint coaches selected nationwide by USATF to attend their Emerging Elite Coaches' School in Orlando, Florida. Boardman's teams have produced both Indoor and Outdoor state champions as well as two Nike All-Americans.  Dave has completed the USATF Level 2 programs in Jumps, Endurance, and Sprints/Hurdles/Relays.


Friday, June 7, 2013 - 5:30pm to 10:00pm

Saturday, June 8, 2013 - 8:00am to 8:00pm

Sunday, June 9, 2013 - 8:00am to 4:00pm

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