USATF Level 1 Coaching School – March 17-18

USATF Level 1 Coaching School
Saturday, March 17 and Sunday, March 18
Bob Devaney Sports Center – Lincoln, Nebraska


Joel Pearson is the Director of Cross Country and Track & Field at Harrier Track Club, and the Distance coach at Meridian Community College. A USATF Level 3/IAAF Level 5 Academy Coach-Endurance, Joel holds USATF Level 2 certifications in Endurance, Combined Events, Sprint/Hurdles, Jumps, and Youth. He holds a Masters in Sport Management.

Scott Cappos is in his 2nd year at Nebraska and this spring coached NCAA Discus Champion Nick Percy. Before Nebraska, Cappos spent 18 seasons at the University of Iowa as an assistant coach and director of field events. While at Iowa, his athletes tied or broke Big Ten records in the hammer throw, javelin and long jump.

Jonathan Graupmann is in his 4th year at Central College. He has a USATF Level 3/IAAF Level 5 certification in Sprints and Hurdles and USATF Level 2 certification in Endurance, Jumps, and Sprints/Hurdles.


$205.00 – Pre-registration (received by midnight EST March 3)
$255.00 – Late and on-site registration (received after midnight EST March 3)


For more information, contact Scott Cappos at or (402) 318-1070.

(posted February 2, 2018)