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Level 1 School

January 10-12, 2014
Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville, Illinois


James Gillespie

Registration Information

$150.00 - Pre-registration (received by December 27, 2013)
$200.00 - Late Registration (received after December 27, 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.


Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville
Valadabene Center (Room 2003)
100-199 Circle Drive
Edwardsville, IL 62026


Country Hearth Inn Edwardsville Hotel
(3.5-4 miles from classroom)
1013 Plummer Drive
Edwardsville, IL 62025
Mention USATF Level 1 for the negotiated 10% off fee ($90 before tax)

Double Tree by Hilton Collinsville
(12-12.5 miles from classroom)
1000 Eastport Plaza Dr.
Collinsville, IL 62234

Drury Inn
(15 miles from classroom)
602 N Bluff 
Collinsville, IL 62234


  • Ben Chisman is a USATF Level 2 Endurance and Jumps coach.  He has 15 years of track and field coaching experience, he has coached high school, college, and professional athletes.  He is currently training a group of adult endurance athletes and is an Association Level Official for USATF.
  • James Gillespie produced National Champions and All-Americans as a collegiate coach. He is currently a coach at Hazelwood Central High School (2013 Missouri State Champions), and previously coached at Florissant Valley C.C. and Lindenwood University. James is Level 2 certified in sprints/hurdles/relays and jumps.
  • Peter Juszczyk is Level 2 certified in the throws, sprints and multis, and has been a Level 1 Instructor for the past 10 years. Peter is a former NCAA qualifier in the Javelin. Currently the Throws Coach at Hazelwood Central High School (2013 Missouri State Champions), Juszczyk is the former coach at SIUE, and Adjunct Kinesiology Instructor, Blackburn College.


Friday, January 10, 2014 - 4:00pm to 10:00pm

Saturday, January 11, 2014 - 8:00am to 8:00pm

Sunday, January 12, 2014 - 8:00am to 11:30am

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