(NABR = National Athletics Board of Review) provided by: Sharon Day Monroe 2017 Grievances update- 3 in 2017. 1 closed/2 open Went over new appointees Information packet to new appointees Reg 21 conflict of interest checklist hearing guidelines for panelist Feedback on grievances process once member suggested association grievances process take place over the phone […]
2017 Annual Meeting
Notes from the 2017 USATF Annual Meeting in Columbus, Ohio.
provided by Erin Talcott: Standards for National Championships & teams were given out and RW Schedule was set for national champs distance. AAC feedback needed for World team champs 50K. Time standards and rank order systems.
provided by Stephanie Trafton 12/1/17: USWTCA scholarships available to women who are interested in coaching: Level I ($190) and Level II ($850) coaching education school. Nell Jackson Scholarship available to grad assistants who want to coach. Applications on Facebook and LinkedIn
provided by Christo Landry Dec 1, 2017: There is a USA vs. Canada Masters XC race. Can we do this for non-masters events? Should we field a team for Pan Am XC due to travel concerns for El Salvador? USATF Indoors is going on at the same time, so there isn’t proper security going to El […]
provided by Chris Giesting Friday 4pm: Relays: The 4×100 exchange zone is now 30 meters. The fly zone is now able to exchange the baton. World Relays will be the first full weekend in May. Vertical and Horizontal Jumps: Jumpers have 30 seconds per attempt now, with an extra minute on attempts at WR height. […]
provided by Erik Kynard Coaches Advisory vs. professional coaching Grants, funds and insurance for professional coaches, approved stipends, USOC grants, Etc. 2016 31 coaches, coached medal winning athletes at the games. 2004-2012 84 coaches in World Indoor and Outdoor coached medal winning athletes. 43 were college coaches. 31 coaches got $60,000 (roughly) Focus is on […]
Executive Committee provided by Melinda Withrow The meeting began as a general and then was closed in order to pick the coaches for the 2018/2019 Non World Team Coaching Staffs. These teams included: 2018 IAAF Indoor Championships- Birmingham, 2018 World U20- Tempere, 2018 NACAC Senior Champs- Toronto, Pan Am U20- TBD, 2019 NACAC U23 Champs- […]
Executive Committee Notes, 11/30/2017 provided by: Jeff Hartwig Short updates and brief discussions about last years National championships and then moved directly into executive session for selection of coaching staffs. We selected coaches for 2018 World Indoor Championships 2018 World Juniors 2018 NACAC Championships 2019 Pan Am Juniors 2019 NACAC U23 Athletes were very cohesive […]
provided by: Jeff Hartwig This was my first time attending the Records Committee, and I was able to meet each of the committee members and have discussion as we vetted the applications received this year. Twenty one mens and 34 womens records in various categories were accepted and recorded. There was also discussion about the […]
provided by Jeff Hartwig: This year was a compliance year for rules meaning the IAAF has introduced new rules that we bring into alignment with our rules in order to be in compliance as our rules must follow theirs. This year had 76 items on the agenda. Rules of most significance to athletes were as […]