Discover Everything You Need to Know to Set New Personal Bests from 55m through 400m!
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Think About How Much You'll Learn From Our Diverse and Experienced Group of Sprints Coaches, Including...
Kebba Tolbert (Harvard University)
(Featured Clinician) Tolbert has coached 3 athletes to IAAF World Championships semifinals, as well representing their countries at Pan-Am Games, IAAF Continental Cup, European Cup, African Championships and the Olympic Games. He has coached numerous athletes to school, conference, regional and national records. In all, he has coached athletes to over 100-All American Awards. Tolbert currently serves as an advisory board member and instructor for USTFCCCA Coaches Academy and works extensively with USATF Women’s Sprints Development program and USATF Coaches Education programs .
David Cusano (Colby College)
(Featured Clinician) David Cusano was recently named the new head coach of the Colby College men’s and women’s track and field teams. Before this appointment, Cusano served as the Director of the men’s and women’s track & field teams at Wheaton College in Norton, Massachusetts. In four years he coached 49 All-Americans and one National Champion— leading Wheaton to four national placements and several top-10 finishes of all time in the program’s history. Under his direction Wheaton posted 43 NEWMAC All-Conference performances and the men’s team earned their highest conference finish since 2010. Cusano has earned two New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Coach of the Year honors in just two years. Prior to his career at Wheaton he spent seven years at the University of Maine where he coached 30 American East Champions, 11 NCAA Regional qualifiers, two New England Champions and two Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Champions.
Latif Thomas (East Greenwich HS - RI)
(Featured Clinician) Spanning three schools and divisions, Thomas has coached All State Champions at 55m, 300m, 400m(x2), 4x100m(x2) and 4x200m(x2), including the fastest girls 4x100m team/time in MA State History (47.92). He’s coached athletes to the MA D4 Championship Meet Record (B300, B4x200), MA D3 Championship MR (B300, B4x200), MA D2 Championship MR (G4x100, G4x200), as well as 20 MA Divisional Relay Championships over the past 13 seasons. Thomas has presented at some of the most prestigious coaching clinics in the US including New England, Ohio, Wisconsin, Illinois, IYCA International Summit, MF All Star T&F Clinic, USTFCCCA National Convention & has co-taught the USTFCCCA T&F Technical Certification.
J.J. Riese (Brown University)
(Associate Clinician) J.J. Riese joined the Brown staff in October 2012. Riese coaches the sprints and hurdle events for men and women.
Riese came to Brown from Syracuse University where he worked with sprints, hurdles, and jumps events. In 2012, Syracuse hurdler Jarret Eaton won Syracuse's first-ever individual NCAA Championship. Eaton also ran the second fastest 60-meter hurdles time in NCAA history (7.49). Riese also assisted in the development of Michael LeBlanc, who placed 10th in the 60m at the 2012 World Indoor Championships.
We will update and increase our staff list as registration numbers increase.
2017 Complete Track & Field Clinic Sprints Group Details
2017 Complete Track & Field Clinic Sprints Group Schedule
Saturday July 15, 2017
7:30-9:00am – Registration
9:00-9:15am – Introductions
9:15-10:00am – Active Warm Up # 1
10:00-10:45am – Acceleration Mechanics
10:45-11:30am – Acceleration with your event group
11:30am-12:30pm – Event Groups
12:30-1:30pm – Lunch
1:30-2:00pm – Active Warm Up # 2
2:00-2:45pm – Maximum Velocity Mechanics
2:45-3:45pm – Event Groups
3:45-4:00pm – Cool Down and Stretching Routine
Sunday July 16, 2017