Andrew Schmitt, Bloom | Beginning Long Jump | NOTES
While head coach at Bloom Township District 206, 3 IHSA State Champions and 4 Runner-up performances in the Jumps have been produced. These jumpers have gone on to be NCAA Champions, New Balance National Champions, USATF Junior Champions, and USATF National Champions. In this presentation, Coach Schmitt will detail what he has learned on how to recruit, test, train, and drill High School Long Jumpers. Through video analysis, he will show the importance of a holistic approach to preparing Jumpers. Andrew Schmitt is certified as a Level 2 USATF Coach in both Jumps and Sprints/Hurdles and also certified as a USTFCCA Strength and Conditioning coach.