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Level 1 School

December 13-15, 2013
Public School 9 - New York City, New York


Neil Fitzgerald

Registration Information

$150.00 - Pre-registration (received by November 29, 2013)
$200.00 - Late Registration (received after November 29, 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.


Public School 9
100 West 84th Street
New York City, NY 10024

The class will meet in the school auditorium.


Hotel Belnord
209 West 87th Street
New York City, NY 10024

The hotel is located at 87th Street between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenues. It is one block from the 86th Street subway stop for the 1 train. It is four blocks from the school site at PS 9. There are several other hotels and hostels on the Upper West Side for a range of prices.


  • Neil Fitzgerald is the School Director and Sprints Instructor. He is a USATF Level 2 Coach in the Sprints and Endurance and has completed the Level 2 - Youth Specialization Course. He is the Masters World Champion in the 800m and 4x400m relay.
  • Fred Benlein is the Endurance Instructor and a USATF Level 3 Coach. He has 29 years experience coaching high school, collegiate, elite, masters and disabled athletes from entry to the national level.
  • Jonathan Hill is the Assistant Coach at West Point and will be instructing the Jumps and Multi-Events. While coaching at Eastern Washington University he coached 24 All-Big Sky perfomers, 12 indiviudal school records, 3 OSAA Champions and 17 All-State awardees.
  • Katherine Adams, MSN, RN, CSCS is a throws coach at Salem High School in New Hampshire. She is a IAAF Level 5 and a USATF Level 3 Coach in the throws. Adams has also completed the Level 2 program in the sprints/hurdles/relays. She has coached multiple division and state champions, as well as all-state selected athletes.


Friday, December 13, 2013 - 6:00pm to 10:00pm

Saturday, December 14, 2013 - 8:00am to 8:00pm

Sunday, December 15, 2013 - 8:00am to 2:00pm

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