Convention Symposium Materials



Convention Symposium Materials

The following materials were presented as part of previous USTFCCCA Conventions during coaching symposium sessions. If you have more to share, please email Tom Lewis at tom@ustfccca.org

2015: San Antonio, Texas

Speaker Topic Link
Don Babbit Javelin Training Strategies PDF
Martha Brennan Creative Training for Injured Athletes PDF
Chris Campbell Javelin Training, Drills, and Technique PDF
Scott Christensen Fatigue Determines Endurance Performance PDF
Dave Cianelli The Anatomy of a Successful Track & Field Program and the Art of Networking PDF
Lance Coleman Introducing the Horizontal Jumps to Developmental Collegiates PDF
Desmond Durham 800m Training & Race Tactics PDF
Andy Eggerth Restoration in the Speed/Power Events PDF
Dave Emmans The Changing Dynamics of Volume, Intensity and Density PDF
Sandy Fowler Teaching Discus Technique with Light/Heavy Implements PDF
Travis Geopfert A Holistic Approach to the Long Jump PDF
Francesca Green Women Coaching Men and Advice for Young Female Coaches PDF
Chad Gunnelson Developing Elasticity in the Weight Room PDF
Rick Hammer Training Today’s Cross Country Athlete PDF
Ronnye Harrison Progress Through Progression – A Biomotor Success Story PDF
Lance Harter Development the Arkansas Way – Evolving the Average Athlete to Elite Status PDF
Mike Holloway Coaching Relays PDF
Petros Kyprianou Combined Events Training PDF
Ralph Lindeman Training with Respect for Contemporary 100/110 Hurdle Technical Models PDF
Brian Mondschein Commonalities of Throws in Combined Events PDF
Dave Nielsen Training Pole Vaulters PDF
Ethan Ostrom Shin Splints: Application of Injury Prevention Strategies PDF
Nic Petersen Training the Combination Horizontal Jumper PDF
Kyle Pierce Olympic Weightlifting Technique PDF
Angelina Ramos The Communication Side of Coaching & Leadership PDF
Stanley Redwine Training for the 800 PDF
Clive Roberts My Evolution of Developing the 400m Runner – Why Stamina Development is Important PDF
Mark Rodriquez Psychology of the Throws PDF
Lisa Senakiewich Developing a Cross Country Team at MSU PDF
Patrick Shane PDF
Derek Stanley Individualizing Training Based on Lactate Testing PDF
James Thomas Approaching the High Jumper PDF
April Thomas Technical Refinements for the Throws – When and How PDF
Katie Wagner Coaching Effectiveness and Why It Matters PDF
Gary Winckler Running Skills Development PDF
Gary Winckler Dos and Don’ts in Training Designs PDF
Derek Yush Effective Use of Video in the Throws PDF

 

2014: PHOENIX, Ariz.

Speaker Topic Link
Scott Christensen The Lactate Dilemma in Middle Distance Training PDF
John Gondak Training Middle Distance Runners PDF
Andrea Grove-McDonough The Anatomy of a Cross Country Season PDF
Inigo San Milan The Scientific Preparation and Monitoring of the Elite Athlete PDF
Paul Spangler Power and its Role in Distance Training PDF
Moose Akanno Balancing Combined Event Training PDF
Chris Beene Arranging Practices for Multiple Events PDF
Tom Hays The Art of Coaching the Pole Vault PDF
Dave Kerin Curve Radius in the High Jump PDF
Boo Schexnayder Peaking the Jumper PDF
Berry Shumpert Triple Jump Development from the Ground Up PDF
Terry VanLaningham The High Jump PDF
Shawn Wilbourn Speed Training for the Combined Event PDF
Erik Jenkins 400 Training PDF
Marc Mangiacotti Hurdle Rhythm: The Search for the Holy Grail PDF
Dan Pfaff Current Trends in Sprint Mechanics PDF
Caryl Smith Gilbert Periodization & Practice Planning  PDF
Curtis Taylor Task Specificity in Testing and Training Max Velocity PDF
Kebba Tolbert Training the 400m Hurdler PDF
Dave Dumble Preparing Throwers for Championship Meets PDF
Kurt Dunkel Form Follows Function PDF
Pat Ebel Javelin Training PDF
John Frazier The Spin Shotput Technique: An Evaluation of a few Top Collegiate Throwers PDF
Janine Kuestner Training for the Discus PDF
Dan Pfaff Common Technical Components for the Throws PDF
Dr. Brenda Buffington Nutrition Essentials PDF
Fred Harvey Being All You Can Be As a Coach: A Philosophical Approach to Successful Coaching PDF
Dr. Kim McCallum Identifying the Signs of Eating Disorders in Athletes PDF
Gary Wilson Building a Program from the Ground Up PDF

 

2013: Orlando, Fla.

Speaker Topic Link
Vince Anderson Maximal Velocity Mechanics and Cuing PDF
Lou Andreadis Teaching Processes in the Pole Vault PDF
Tommy Badon Acceleration: Mechanics, Drills, Synthesis PDF
Kevin Brown Acceleration and Max Speed Mechanics in the PV PDF
Al Carius, Chris Wheaton,
Frank Garamosso
Transitioning from XC to Track PDF
Scott Christensen Lactate Tolerance or Lactate Efficiency?  Which Factor Decides the Mile? PDF
Michele Curcio Working From the Ground Up – Runway Drills and Mechanics for the Javelin PDF
Tim Connelly Notre Dame’s Women’s  XC Training PDF
Ryun Godfrey 800 Meter Training PDF
Clyde Hart 400 Training Baylor Style PDF 1/PDF2
Karen Harvey          Women’s Health Issues PDF
Eric Heins Balancing Speed Development with Aerobic Training PDF
Lucky Huber Power Training for Jumpers PDF
Todd Lane Applied Mechanical/Movement Principles PDF
Ralph Lindeman Coaching Todays Generation  of Athletes PDF
Damon Martin Training the 5K Runner PDF
Damion Mclean Developing Women Triple Jumpers PDF
Dennis Newell Adapting Coaching to Fit Your Team PDF
Nic Petersen Technical Aspects of the Long Jump PDF
Lynden Reder Confessions of a Young Throws Coach PDF
Calvin Robinson Balancing Work and Rest in the Competition Season PDF
Charles Ryan Maximizing Hurdle Talent- Be an Artist PDF
Mohamad Sataara Technical Variations in Rotational Shot Putting PDF
Boo Schexnayder Advanced Uses of Circuit Training PDF
Mike Sergent Feel the Ball: A Hammer Drill Buffet PDF
April Smith Gender Differences in Throws Coaching PDF
Jim Van Hootegem Training the Multiple Event Athlete PDF
Derek Yush Physical Training Effects in the Throws PDF

 

2012: Orlando, Fla.

Speaker Topic Link
Vince Anderson Thoughts on Developing a 4 x 100 m Team PDF
Sheldon Blockburger Arizona High Jump PDF
Tonja Buford-Bailey 400 Hurdles
Scott Cappos Technical Varitions in Throwing Technique for Men & Women PDF
Scott Cappos Use of variable weight implements PDF
Al Carius, Frank Gramorrso, Frank Wheaton Creating a Team Culture PDF
Scott Christensen Aerobic Capacity or Aerobic Efficiency? A Look at Race Dependent Models PDF
Amy Deem Sprint Hurdles
Mark Elliot Coaching the 800 PDF
Ronald Grigg 400 meter Training PDF
Brett Halter Glide Shot Put
Lance Harter Developing Confidence for the Middle Distances PDF
John Kennison Glide Conversion to Rotational Shot Put PDF
Petros Kyprianou Utilizing Mechanical Advantages in the Weightroom PDF
Carrie Lane Teaching the Hammer from Scratch PDF
Todd Lane Training Multiple Events at One Time PDF
Cary Larson Hungry For What? Empowerment Against Eating Disorders PDF
Dan Lefever Considerations in Coaching the Combined Events PDF
Ralph Lindeman Approach run precepts PDF
Mark Lewis, NCAA Opening Session Keynote Speech PDF
Kris Mack Long Run / Short Run – Bungee/Bar – Training Ideas for the Pole Vault PDF
Wendell McCraven 10K Training PDF
Kathleen Raske Program Management PDF
Gabe Sanders Growing as a Sprints Coach:  Common Mistakes along the Way and Their Value PDF
Boo Schexnayder Managing Your Group PDF
Boo Schexnayder The Science & Periodization of Speed Development PDF
Patrick Shane 800 Training PDF
Patrick Shane Steeplechase Training PDF
Carl Sheffield Postural Integrity and its effects on Front-side Sprint Mechanics
Peter Stanley Compare & Contrast Short Sprinting with Horizontal Jumps Approach PDF
Peter Stanley Engineering a World-Class Triple jumper
Nathan Taylor Angle In – Angle Out & Technique Implications in Triple Jump PDF
Mike Turk A Discus Journey PDF
Joey Woody Incorperating Speed, Power & Strength Development into your program PDF
Gary Wilson & Sarah Hesser Distance Running: Parents & Student Athletes – How to make the transition from high school star to college athlete PDF
Cory Young Throws PDF
Derek Yush Commonalities of the Throws PDF

2011: San Antonio, Texas

Speaker Topic Links
Scott Abbott Coaching the 800 Meters PDF
Scott Cappos Strength Development for the Throws PDF
supplemental videos: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17
Jerry Clayton Javelin Throwing PDF
Jerry Clayton The Throws: Balance and Rhythm PDF
Sean Cleary West Virginia Running PDF
TJ Crater Drills/Technical Points for Establishing Balance and Separation in Rotational Shot PDF
Andy Eggerth Improved Cueing for Enhanced Skill Acquisition in the Sprints PDF
Houston Franks Training for 10,000m PDF
Vern Gambetta Matters of Coaching & Coaching Matters PDF
Vern Gambetta Elements of Speed Development (High School) PDF
Randy Gillon Technical Considerations for the Men’s Sprint Hurdles PDF
Lonnie Greene 400-Meter Training PDF
Don Helberg High School High Hurdling PDF
Rob Lasorsa Basic Movements for the Beginner Discus Thrower PDF
Rob Lasorsa Shot Put Glide (High School) PDF
James Li Topics on Coaching Distance Runners PDF
Jud Logan Hammer Throw Techniques PDF
Mike Maynard Factors Influencing Hammer Acceleration PDF
Mike Maynard Glide Shot Put: Technique, Teaching Progressions, and Drills PDF
supplemental videos: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9
Jennifer Michel Developing the Steeplechaser PDF
Jim Pennington Coaching Wellness: A Way of Life PDF
Nic Petersen Pole Vault: Thinking Horizontal to Get Vertical PDF
Gina Procaccio Training The Female Distance Runner PDF
Cliff Rovelto Does the Capability of Mastering a Given Motor Skill Exist? PDF
Boo Schexnayder Fixing the Second Phase: The Triple Jump Nightmare PDF
Boo Schexnayder Speed and Ancillary Training for the Distance Events PDF
Dennis Shaver Annual Planning and Implementing Women Sprint Hurdle Training PDF
Caryl Smith-Gilbert Power Development Solutions PDF
James Thomas Training Considerations for the Combined Events PDF
Steve Thomas The Mechanics of the High Jump and Training PDF
Kebba Tolbert Acceleration: Philosophy, Mechanics, & Training Strategies PDF
Joe Walker Coaching the Long Jump: A Holistic Approach PDF
supplement: Brittney Reese sample workout (PDF)
Gary Wilson & Sarah Hesser Managing Large Teams at the Collegiate Level PDF
supplement: Minnesota policy sheet (PDF)
supplement: “Zone of Discipline” (PDF)
Mike Young Breaking Barriers to Sprint Performance PDF

2010: San Antonio, Texas

Presenter Presenation File
Don Babbitt, Georgia Comprehensive Javelin Training PDF
Don Babbitt, Georgia Overview of Throwing Events (Academy) PDF
Don Babbitt, Georgia Power Training for Sport PDF
Scott Christensen The Profiling and Preparation of an Elite Junior Miler PDF
David Dumble, Arizona State Habits in the Discus and Shot PDF
Vern Gambetta Designing and Implementing Effective Workouts: Revisiting the Microcycle & Training Session PDF
Vern Gambetta Strength/Power Training for Mid-Distance and Distance PDF
Clyde Hart, Baylor 400 Meter Training Program PDF
Clyde Hart, Baylor 400 Meter Sample Workouts PDF
Tom Hays, Kansas Things to Think About, Pole Vault 101 PDF
Jud Logan, Ashland Maximize Strength Gains PDF
Mark Maas Building Your Team Into A Family PDF
Rick McGuire, Missouri & Jen Artioli, Missouri Psychological Rehabilitation of the Injured Athlete PDF
Marcus O’Sullivan, Villanova Middle-Distance Training PDF
Boo Schexnayder Meet Day Management PDF
Boo Schexnayder Rotational & Oscillatory Factors in Locomotive Mechanics PDF
Boo Schexnayder Weight Training for Speed & Power PDF
Al Schmidt, Mississippi State Profiling For 800 Meters Training Design PDF
Mike Sergent, South Carolina Discus Technique and Training PDF
Jerry Smith Identifying Revenue Sources for Your Program PDF
Jerry Smith Engauging Alumni PDF
Kebba Tolbert, UTEP Women’s Sprinting – Therapeutic Considerations for Speed & Power Development PDF
Derek Yush, LSU Annual Plans for the Hammer Throw PDF

2009: Orlando, Fla.

Presentation Presenter Format
“Running Not Slow” Dr. Paul Copesky WMV (54 MB)
“Setting Up a Jump Training Program” Jack Warner, Purdue PDF
“Challenges in Transition from Weight to Hammer” Jerry Clayton, Auburn PDF
“Motivating the 21st Century Athlete” Dr. Jeff Duke PDF
“High Jump:  Beyond the Basics – Anatomy of Elite Performance and Elite Testing Data” Cliff Rovelo, Kansas State PDF
“Getting the Injured Back on Track” Steve Smith, Athletes Performance PDF
“Training Inventory & Structure for Jump Athletes” Todd Lane, LSU PDF
“Endurance Training for the 400” Mike Holloway, Florida PDF