Jamaican Paul Francis will be one of the presenters at next month’s North America, Central America and Caribbean Track & Field Coaches Association (NACACTFCA) Conference.
The conference “Preparing Athletes for High-Level Success” is set for October 17-20 in Puerto Rico. The Embassy Suites by Hilton San Juan Hotel & Casino will host the workshop.
Francis, one of Jamaica’s senior track and field coaches, has been working with MVP Track & Field Club for 17 years. He co-founded MVP with his brother in September 1999.
He has since distinguished himself nationally and internationally as a coach and administrator of athletics.
Francis has attained the Level IV IAAF Coaching Certification in the sprints and hurdles. He is also one of the highest-ranked IAAF Technical Officials in Jamaica and is designated as an Area Technical Official “ATO” in NACAC by the IAAF.
List of Keynote Speakers:
Don Babbitt (USA) – Developing the Junior and Senior Level Thrower
Paul Francis (JAM) – High-Level Sprint & Hurdle Development
Dan Pfaff (USA) – Athletic Training and Coaching from a 40 Year Perspective
Jackie Rosado (PUR) – Sports Psychology in Athletics NikosApostolopoulos(GRE/CAN) -MicroStretching, Recovery, and regeneration
Jeremy Fischer (USA) – High Level Jumps Preparation
Carlos Guzman (PUR) – 800 Meters Coaching & Development – Personal Coach Wesley Vazquez
Arturo Paris (PUR) – 800 Meters Coaching & Development – Personal Coach Ryan Sanchez