New York Track & Field
Coaching Conference

St. John's University
March 17th, 2018 Time: 10:00am-4:30pm

8000 Utopia Pkwy, Jamaica, NY 11439 (Room 128- Dangelo Center)

FREE Coaching Education Night
10:00am- Opening/Welcome: BSN/ Jason Mollison
10:15am- Dr. Leslie Dreifus- Proper Warm Up/ Injury Prevention
               Diplomat of the American Board of Sports Chiropractic Practitioners

10:45am- Robert Hackett - Strength & Conditioning
3-time USA Olympic Qualifier, NCAA Champion

11:15am- Ronald Edmundson- Jumps
 Assistant Jump Coach: LIU Brooklyn
12:00pm- Lunch
1:00pm- Richard Jones- Sprints
              Assistant Sprint Coach: OSU

1:45pm- Jim Hurt- Distance Training
              Head Coach: St. John's College (29th Year)

2:15pm- Rohan Grant-Traning program/practice planning
 Managing Partner: MAVERIC Performance LP
2:45pm- "Learn By Doing"
3:15pm- Q/A with Happy Hour
4:30pm - End
St. John's University
8000 Utopia Pkwy, Jamaica, NY 11439, United States
Robert Hackett

Robert Hackett's professional strength and conditioning experience spans over 20 years with the Vancouver Grizzlies, Memphis Grizzlies, Dallas Mavericks (2011 NBA Champions), Milwaukee Bucks. Prior to working in the NBA, Hackett designed and directed the strength and conditioning programs at the University of Wisconsin for the school’s men and women basketball, football (1993 Rose Bowl Champs) and track teams. He has extensive experience in testing, teaching, and coaching athletes. He also served as an assistant track coach for three years for the Badgers. Hackett is a graduate of Wisconsin with a bachelor’s degree of science. While at Wisconsin, he competed as a sprinter on the badger track team, where he was a three – time USA Olympic Trial Qualifier and NCAA Champion; competed in the 100 and 200 meters.