Monday, January 17, 2011

LA84 Foundation Advanced Track & Field Clinic on Sat, 1/22

Dear Friend:

Come join us this Saturday, Jan 22, for the free LA84 Foundation Advanced Track & Field clinic at Mt SAC College that will feature an incredible line up of presenters including Ron Allice, Director of Track and Field at USC, Willie Banks, former World Record Holder in the triple jump, Laszlo Tabori, former Olympian and world renown distance coach, Noah Bryant, NCAA Champion in the shot put, and many other excellent presenters.

There will be more than 40 different sessions offered at this clinic covering every track and field event along with sessions on motivation, recruiting, health, training and others, and it is being presented absolutely free to all coaches and interested adults who would like to attend; furthermore, every attendee will also receive a free CD that contains the 457 page LA84 Track & Field Coaching manual and a certificate of completion.

Any coach at any level or other interested adult can pre-register for the clinic, see the full clinic agenda, and get clinic directions at our web site:

Here are the coaches and the areas in which they will be presenting:

Ron Allice: 17 years as Director of Track and Field at USC.
John Henry Johnson: USC Sprint Coach
Tina Fernandes-Davis: USC Sprint Coach:

Dr. Tommie White: USC Hurdle coach and former elite hurdler
Troy Johnson: Head coach at Cal Poly Pomona

Laszlo Tabori: Olympian and world renown distance coach for more than 50 years
Tom Walsh: USC Distance Coach

Long/Triple Jump
Willie Banks: Former UCLA World Record holder in the triple jump
Mike Pullins: USC Jump coach
Jim Keifer: Former UCLA and Fullerton College Coach

Noah Bryant: Two time NCAA Champion in the shot put
John Amneus: Coach of two California State Champions in discus and shot put.
Chris Barbosa: 2009 CA Coaches Girls Track Coach of the Year and Head coach of Paramount High School

Pole Vault
Giovanni Lanaro: Olympian and Mexican National Record Holder pole vault at 19’0 ¼”
Kate Carlson: USC Pole Vault coach

High Jump
Jeremy Fischer: CA High School record holder in the high jump and a Level 1,2,3 Certified USATF Coach,
Darcy Ahner: UCSD Coach: A Level II USA Track and Field certified coach also a NSCA Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist.

Core Training and Injury Prevention and Treatment
Bill Ito: Medical Director Mt. SAC Relays and Cross Country Invitational

Any coach or interested adult may pre-register for the clinic and see the full clinic agenda at the web site:

You can also get additional information by calling Devin Elizondo at the LA84 Foundation (323-730-4618) or clinic director, Tim O’Rourke (626-253-0693).


Tim O'Rourke