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Jan. 13-14, 2017
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Membership to ITCCCA, Vendor giveaways, subscription to Techniques magazine, and $1,000,000 liability insurance policy through the Illinois Coaches Association.

Schedule of Events

Friday

3:30-4:25 Registration
4:30–5:30 Session 1
5:40–6:40 Session 2
6:50–7:50 Session 3
7:00-10:00 HOF Social. Awards, Mac Wilkins

Saturday

7:00-8:00 Registration
8:00-1:00 IHSA Officials Workshop
8:00-9:00 Session #1
9:15-10:15 Session #2
10:30-11:30 Session #3
11:45-12:45 Session #4
1:00-3:30 Hall of Fame Luncheon & Awards** (SOLD OUT)

**Hall of Fame Luncheon tickets may be purchased for an additional $20.
HOF Luncheon is now sold out

2017 Speaker Schedule

FRIDAY, JANUARY 13

Friday Session 1: 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

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    JR. BALLROOM A

    Scott Christensen, USTFCCCA | Making Middle Distance Superstars Part 1: The Science BIO

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    JR. BALLROOM B

    JACK SANDS, USTFCCCA | Secrets of Coaching BIO

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    JR. BALLROOM C

    BOO SCHEXNAYDER, USTFCCCA | Acceleration Mechanics for the Jumps BIO

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    LILAC A

    Adrian Wheatley, Univ. of Illinois | Short Hurdles BIO

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    LILAC B

    Mike Turk, Univ. of Illinois | Training for the throws BIO

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    LILAC C

    Tony Holler, Plainfield North HS | Toys for Cats: Batons, Blocks and Hurdles BIO

Friday Session 2: 5:40 – 6:40 p.m.

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    JR. BALLROOM A

    Scott Christensen, USTFCCCA | Making Middle Distance Superstars Part 1: The Training BIO

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    JR. BALLROOM B

    JACK SANDS, USTFCCCA | Block Starts and Acceleration BIO

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    JR. BALLROOM C

    BOO SCHEXNAYDER, USTFCCCA | Commonalities in the Jumps BIO

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    LILAC A

    Adrian Wheatley, Univ. of Illinois |Long Hurdles BIO

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    LILAC B

    Mike Turk, Univ. of Illinois | Discus w/ Gia Smallwood BIO

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    LILAC C

    Kevin Harrington, St. Charles North HS | Team & Program Development BIO

Friday Session 3: 6:50 – 7:50 p.m.

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    JR. BALLROOM A

    Scott Christensen, USTFCCCA | Team Culture BIO

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    JR. BALLROOM B

    JACK SANDS, USTFCCCA | 400m Training BIO

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    JR. BALLROOM C

    BOO SCHEXNAYDER, USTFCCCA| Periodizing Jumps Training BIO

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    LILAC A

    Paul Omi | Gymnastics Training for Pole Vaulters BIO

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    LILAC C

    Matt Martin, Edwardsville HS | High school throws Program BIO

Friday Hall of Fame Social: 7 – 10 p.m.

HALL OF FAME Social at Harry Caray’s

AWARDS: 8 – 8:30 p.m.

Mac Wilkins to speak at 7 p.m.


Saturday, January 14

Saturday Session 1: 8 – 9 a.m.

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    Jr. Ballroom A

    Paul Vandersteen, Neuqua Valley HS | Cross Country Planning BIO

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    JR. BALLROOM B

    Jack Sands, USTFCCCA | 400m Training BIO

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    JR. BALLROOM C

    BOO SCHEXNAYDER, USTFCCCA | High Jump BIO

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    LILAC A

    Shane Orlow, Sandburg MS | Middle School Distance Program NOTES

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    LILAC B

    CHANGE: Kris Korfist, Montini HS | Starts and Acceleration

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    LILAC C

    Tony Holler, Plainfield North HS | 19 Week Training Plan BIO

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    Lilac D

    Mary Wood, Illinois St. Univ. | Pole vault training outside the box NOTES

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    Cyprus A

    Officials

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    Cyprus B

    Challie Gleason, Cary Grove HS | Middle School Sprints Notes

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    Magnolia A

    Matt Martin, Edwardsville HS | High school throws Program BIO

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    Magnolia B & C

    John O’Malley, Sandburg HS | 800/1600m Training & Race Tactics BIO

Saturday Session 2: 9:15 – 10:15 a.m.

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    Jr. Ballroom A

    Scott Christensen, USTFCCCA | Peaking Distance Runners BIO

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    JR. BALLROOM B

    Jack Sands, USTFCCCA | Sprint Drills BIO

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    JR. BALLROOM C

    Boo Schexnayder, USTFCCCA | Long Jump BIO

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    LILAC A

    Dave Wurster, Prospect HS | Beginning High Jump BIO

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    LILAC B

    CHANGE: Don Helberg, Wheaton North HS | Relays BIO

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    LILAC C

    Brian Quick, Benet Academy | Bringing Sanity in Youth Athletics BIO

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    Lilac D

    Mary Wood, Illinois St. Univ. | Pole vault training outside the box BIO

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    Cyprus A

    Officials

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    Cyprus B

    Todd Ehlert, Geneseo MS | Running a Middle School Track Program BIO

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    Magnolia A

    Mac Wilkins, 2016 Olympic Coach | Shot Glide/Rotational BIO

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    Magnolia B & C

    Mike Kennedy, Neuqua Valley HS | 4×400 & 4x800m Relays BIO

Saturday Session 3: 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.

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    Jr. Ballroom A

    Scott Christensen, USTFCCCA | Psychological Inventories & Interventions BIO

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    JR. BALLROOM B

    Jack Sands, USTFCCCA | Coaching the Relays BIO

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    JR. BALLROOM C

    Boo Schexnayder, USTFCCCA | Triple Jump BIO

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    LILAC A

    Carry Bailey, Edwardsville HS | Beginning Long Jump BIO

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    LILAC B

    CHANGE: Alec Holler, Edwardsville HS | Hurdle Technique

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    LILAC C

    Anne Taft | Yoga For Athletes NOTES

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    Lilac D

    POLE VAULT: Open Format Roundtable Q&A

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    Cyprus A

    Officials

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    Cyprus B

    Charlie Morgan (Retired) | Middle School Hurdles NOTES

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    Magnolia A

    Mac Wilkins, 2016 Olympic Coach | Discus BIO

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    Magnolia B & C

    John O’Malley, Sandburg HS | Purposeful Practice: Merging Physiology and Psychology BIO

Saturday Session 4: 11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.

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    Jr. Ballroom A

    Scott Christensen, USTFCCCA | Advanced Topics in the Mile BIO

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    LILAC A

    Wayne Hartmann, Neuqua Valley HS | Beginning Triple Jump BIO

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    LILAC B

    CHANGE: Boo Schexnayder, USTFCCCA | Short Hurdles BIO

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    LILAC C

    Brian Quick, Benet Academy | Training with Limited Space BIO

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    Lilac D

    Kraig Garber, IHSA | Q&A Session BIO

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    Cyprus A

    Officials

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    Cyprus B

    Challie Gleason, Cary Grove HS | Middle School Jumps Notes

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    Magnolia A

    Mac Wilkins, 2016 Olympic Coach | Learn By Doing BIO

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    Magnolia B & C

    Chris Korfist, Montini Catholic HS | 1 Fix for 7 Sprinting Mistakes BIO

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HALL OF FAME LUNCHEON
Saturday, 1-3 p.m.
JR. BALLROOM B & C

SOLD OUT SOLD OUT SOLD OUT SOLD OUT SOLD OUT SOLD OUT

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