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Level 1 School

August 2-4, 2013
Smith College - Northampton, MA


Andrew Allden

Registration Information

Final Instructions for Registered Coaches

$150.00 - Pre-registration (received by July 19, 2013)
$200.00 - Late Registration (received after July 19, 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.


Packet-pick-up and late registration will be held from 4:15 to 5:00 PM.  Class and registration will be held at Wright Hall - Weinstein Auditorium (W on your map) the Smith College Campus. - Updated

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Clarion Hotel
1 Atwood Drive
Northampton, MA 01060
Phone: 413-586-1211
Call and ask for $135.00 + tax USATF Ė Track & Field Conference Rate

Econo Lodge
329 Russel Street
Hadley, MA 01305
Phone 413-582-7077
Call and ask for $109.00 + tax USATF Ė Track & Field Conference Rate


  • 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.
  • 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.
  • David Kerin is the USATF National Chair for the men's and women's high jump. He has earned a Level 2 and 3 certificate and has over 28 years of coaching experience. Kerin will instruct the Jumps.
  • Lori Shepard is the former Vanderbilt Head Coach and is a Level 1 & 2 Coach in the sprints, hurdles and combined events. Shepard coached the 1997 Division I champion in the women's 400m hurdles and continues to instruct at USATF Level 1 and Level 2 courses. She will instruct the sprints and hurdles.


Friday, August 2, 2013 - 5:30pm to 10:00pm

Saturday, August 3, 2013 - 8:00am to 8:00pm

Sunday, August 4, 2013 - 8:00am to 4:00pm

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