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Level 1 School

November 22-24, 2013
Texas Tech University - Lubbock, TX


Matt Lydum

Registration Information

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


Texas Tech University
2500 Broadway
Lubbock, TX 79401

Registration and Classroom location TBA.


Days Inn Lubbock-Texas Tech University - 4th St
2401 Marsha Sharp Fwy.

Holiday Inn Lubbock - Hotel & Towers
801 Avenue Q.
Lubbock, TX

The Overton Hotel
2322 Mac Davis Lane
Lubbock TX 79401


  • Matt Lydum, PhD, researches, writes, and teaches on issues related to human performance with a focus on educating coaches to provide developmentally appropriate experiences. He is Level 2 certified in Throws, Jumps, Combined Events and Sprints, Hurdles, & Relays. He is the project writer for the Human Kinetics text Coaching Youth Track & Field and serves as Director of the USATF Level 2 – Youth Specialization Course. He served on the Team USA Coaching Staff for the 2007 & 2009 IAAF World Youth Championships. Lydum was the 1998 USOC delegate for the International Olympic Academy and has coached numerous All-Americans at the small college and youth levels.
  • Diane Wholey is in her 15th year at Texas Tech University currently serving as Assistant Athletic Director. As a coach, she has worked with numerous All-Americans, conference champions, and record holders in the explosive power events. She is an active leader in the sport nationally and internationally having served on Team USA staffs for 2 decades including service as Head Women’s Manager for the 2010 IAAF World Indoor Championships in Doha, Qatar; 2011 IAAF World Outdoor Championships in Daegu, South Korea; and the 2012 Olympic Games in London. She is a Level 2 Instructor in jumps and combined events.


Friday, November 22, 2013 - 5:30pm to 9:30pm

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

Sunday, November 24, 2013 - 8:00am to 3:00pm

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