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Level 1 School

April 4-6, 2014
Public School 9 - New York City, New York


Neil Fitzgerald

Registration Information

$150.00 - Pre-registration (received by midnight (EST) March 21, 2014)
$200.00 - Late Registration (received after midnight (EST) March 21, 2014 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 - Auditorium
100 West 84th Street
New York City, NY


Hotel Belnord
209 West 87th Street
NYC, NY 10024.

The hotel is located on 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 within walking distance 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.
  • 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. Very recently, McGill co-authored “The Hammer Throw Handbook”. McGill has spent over 40 years coaching, including 12 years at Columbia University.


Friday, April 4, 2014 - 6:00pm to 10:00pm

Saturday, April 5, 2014 - 8:00am to 8:00pm

Sunday, April 6, 2014 - 8:00am to 2:00pm

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