We feature the best coaches from across the United States, discussing topics from training theory, to building a successful team culture, to specific training for cross country and outdoor track. We are fortunate that these coaches are willing to share their knowledge and expertise with us. Let the learning begin!
Tom Schwartz Clinic - January 28th, 2018
Tom "Tinman" Schwartz is one of the most knowledgeable coaches in running and in this clinic he shares his training insights and how his training can help everyone from high school athletes to adult marathoners. All attendees - both in person and online - will receive high-quality video and audio of all of the presentations roughly three weeks after the clinic. Note - lunch is not provided.
11:00-11:15 - Registration
11:15-12:20 - Distance Training-Critical Velocity and VO2 Max Training - Part 1
12:20-12:35 - 5 min Break
12:25-1:30 - Distance Training-Critical Velocity and VO2 Max Training - Part 2
1:30-1:40 - 10 min Break
1:40-2:45 - Principles of Training
2:45-2:50 - 5 min Break
2:50-3:55 - 1,600m/3,200m Training
3:55-4:00 - 5 min Break
4:00-4:30 - Q&A
5:15 - Social to TBA
All participants will get video and audio of the presentation roughly three weeks after the clinic.
Tickets are $47 or $37 for our live streaming option.
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High School Clinic - January 12th & 13th, 2018
Speakers (bios here)
Doug Soles - Great Oak (CA) - Girls and Boys coach
Dan Iverson - Naperville North (IL) - Girls coach
Joan Hunter - Loudoun Valley (VA) Girls and Boys Coach
John O'Malley - Sandburg (IL) - Boys coach
Jonathan Dalby - Mountain Vista (CO) - Girls and Boys coach
Friday, January 12th, 2018
2:00 pm Registration
3:15 - 4:20 Doug Soles - "Great Oak Cross Country Training"
4:25 - 5:30 Dan Iverson - "Naperville North Cross Country Training"
5:30 - 5:40 Break
5:45 - 6:50 Joan Hunter - "From Frisbee Folly to NXN Champs in 4 Years"
6:55 - 7:30 Q&A with all speakers
Saturday, January 13th, 2018
7:30 am Registration
8:00 - 9:05 John O'Malley - "Building Powerful Runners: Individualization and Purpose in Training"
9:10 - 10:15 Dan Iverson - "Borrowing with Integrity: Building a Program by Learning from the Best"
10:15 - 10:25 Break
10:30 - 11:35 Joan Hunter & Drew Hunter - "Mother/Son, Coach/Athlete Dynamics"
11:35 - 12:35 Lunch
12:40 - 1:10 Dean Ouellette - Final Surge coaching platform
1:15 - 2:20 Jonathan Dalby - "Coaching Freshman Distance Runners"
2:20 - 2:30 Break
2:35 - 3:40 John O'Malley - "Building Powerful 800 and 4 x 800 Meter Runners"
3:45 - 4:50 Doug Soles - "1,600m Training"
4:55 - 5:05 Break
5:05 - 5:50 Panel Q&A
6:30 Coaches Social - TBD (beverages are not provided as part of the registration fee)
Attendees receive a hard copy of all slides presented, lunch on the 13th, plus streaming video and audio of each presentation (delivered four weeks after the clinic).
$147 per person or $250 for two people ($44 savings)
Accommodations: Group discount at the Millennium Harvest House Boulder Hotel (1345 28th Street, Boulder, 80302). Required booking by phone (303.998.3822) with group name "Boulder Running Clinic" or CLICK HERE to go to booking page.
August 2015 High School Clinic
This clinic featured Dr. Richard Hansen and Charlie Kern of York high school (IL). Dr. Hansen presentation focuses on injuries and how to prevent them. Coach Kern presented twice, the first presentation focusing team culture and the second focusing on coaching young athletes.