Dec. 4, 2009
Men's head track and field coach Mike Maynard will be part of a prestigious panel of experts on strength and conditioning for throwers at the upcoming USTFCCCA annual convention in Florida.
The moderated discussion includes some of the foremost experts in the country in the field of strength & conditioning for throws and also features former Bruin and World Champion John Godina, who is the Director of the World Throws Center In Phoenix, AZ.
Also on the panel are four-time Olympian and head coach at Southern Illinois University Connie Price Smith and University of Florida Throws Coach Steve Lemke.
The moderator will be Vern Gambetta, a highly regarded strength and conditioning expert and one of the founders of the USATF Coaching Education Program. The panel will answer questions from Vern and the audience regarding how they approach the strength training aspect of their throws athlete's overall training programs.
The session will take place on Monday, December 14 as part of the USTFCCCA Annual Convention, which will take place December 14th-17th at the JW Marriott Grande Lakes Resort in Orlando.