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Event Logo Coaches Clinic - Strength and Conditioning
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - Tuesday, September 3, 2019
Start Time: 6:00 PM
Xavier High School
New York, NY

Strength and Conditioning

There is no fee to attend the clinic but registration is required.

Please read the following carefully to secure your spot at the clinic:
  • you must be a current USATF member (ages 15+ only) to register and attend the clinic  
    check your membership status here    need to join/renew?
  • seating is limited to 100 attendees
  • registration is on a first-come-first serve basis
  • a waiting list will be created after the first 100 registrations
REGISTRATION ♦   click here to register 


PRESENTER - Vern Gambetta
Vern is currently the Director of Gambetta Sports Training Systems and was one of the co-founders of the USA Track & Field coaching education program (Levels 1 and 2).

He specializes in coaching the Decathlon and Heptathlon.

He has served as the editor of Track Technique, the technical journal of USA Track & Field and associate editor of the IAAF technical journal, New Studies in Athletic

He is a consultant to the Nike Oregon Project. 

He has been the conditioning coach for several teams in Major League Soccer as well as the conditioning consultant to the US Men’s World Cup Soccer team. Vern is the former Director of Conditioning for the Chicago White Sox and Director of Athletic Development for the New York Mets. Vern is recognized internationally as an expert in training and conditioning for sport having worked with world class athletes and teams in a wide variety of sports. He is a popular speaker and writer on conditioning topics having lectured and conducted clinics in Canada, Japan, Australia and Europe. Vern's coaching experience spans 39 years at all levels of competition.
Vern has authored six books and over one hundred articles related to coaching and sport performance in a variety of sports. He received his BA from Fresno State University and his teaching credential with a coaching minor from University of California Santa Barbara. Vern obtained his MA in Education with an emphasis in physical education from Stanford University. 

Xavier High School - 30 West 16th Street New York, New York 10011

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