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Welcome to the Coaching Corner on our new USATFMasters.org website!

To help both aspiring and experienced Masters Athletes, we will be posting articles on running, throwing, jumping, strength and nutrition by coaches involved with Master Athletes, many of whom are Masters themselves! Some of these articles may have been published before. Some will be new. All will contain the nuggets of information that can help you. 

Contributing Coaches

Cathy Utzschneider
USATF-MT Communications Advisor Cathy Utzschneider. Cathy (Ed.D., M.B.A., M.A.) brings both high academic and athletic achievements to U.S.A.T.F.-M.T. She’s been a professor of high performance at Boston College and a columnist for National Masters News since 2006. For over 25 years she has coached swimmers and runners from her coaching practice, M.O.V.E.! (http://www.movegoals.com/). She’s been an elite masters athlete for over 20 years, having won a silver medal at the Nike World Masters Games, nine U.S.A.T.F. age-group titles in distances from the 800 meters to 8K, a national title in the aquathlon, and a bronze medal in the World Aquathlon Championships. She has written two books, M.O.V.E.! and Mastering Running. She looks forward to writing for the Coaches Corner, USATF Masters. “Writing is learning,” she says!
Eric K. Dixon
We welcome Eric K. Dixon to our Coaching Corner! Coach Dixon has competed and coached Track, Speed and Agility for over 35 years, concentrating mainly on sprinting events. He has coached many; nationally ranked youth athletes, and World, and American masters record holders. He is certified to coach Elite Youth and Adult athletes for National, International, and Olympic level competition via USA Track & Field (USATF) and the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF). In addition, he is a spokesperson for the USA Track & Fields Win with Integrity Program and Director / Instructor for USA Track & Fields Level 1 Schools for the Southern California area. More info at TachyonTC.org

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