Apprentice Coach Program (ACP)

The highly successful ALTIS Apprentice Coach Program is back for the 2016 – 2017 season! Come join the ALTIS community for an action-packed week of formal and informal learning, surrounding all things track & field and sports performance.

Learn from Expert Coaches:

Dan Pfaff, Stuart McMillan, Kevin Tyler, Andreas Behm, Ricky Soos.

Observe and Interact with World-Class Athletes:

Watch the training of Andre De Grasse, Aries Merritt, Greg Rutherford, Nia Ali, Fred Kerley, Chanelle Price and many other ALTIS athletes.

Attend Cutting-Edge Presentations:

Awesome presentations featuring Dan Pfaff and the rest of the ALTIS Staff, as well as two guest presenters each Program. Special guests in the past have included Dr. Kelly Starrett, Dr. Nick Winkleman, Dr. Matt Jordan, Brett Bartholomew, Dr. Jeremy Koenig, Loren Landow, Buddy Morris, Derek Evely, Boo Schexnayder, Brad Stulberg, Dr. Bryan Mann, Dr. John Berardi and Dr. Gerry Ramogida.

Experience NSCA Accredited Learning:

NSCA Certified Coaches attending any ACP will be able to claim 2.0 CEUs in Category A, on completion of their week with us at ALTIS.

Participate in Lively Discussions:

Our famous Pool-Side Chats take place at the end of every day. This is a 90-minute informal roundtable discussion, where guests are encouraged to ask anything and everything – typically fostering excellent, unique, and interactive discussions around a multitude of topics.

Where: Phoenix, AZ
When: 9:30-5:00 M-F; 9:30-2:00 S (a week each month from November – June)
Cost: $795 per participant

Sample ACP Day:

Time Activity Location
9:30am Pre-Session Therapy PVCC
10:00am Track Training Begins PVCC
12:15pm Strength Training Begins EXOS
1:30pm Lunch EXOS
2:00pm Presentation – Dan Pfaff EXOS
3:30pm Pool Side Chat EXOS
5:00pm Day Concludes EXOS

November Speakers
Dr. Rob Gray
Shawn Myszka
Cam Josse
Dr. Drew Timmermans

December Speakers
Loren Landow
Victor Hall
Dr. Matt Jordan
Dr. Marc Strickland

February Speakers
Brian MacKenzie
Rob Wilson
Dr. Andrew Huberman
Ryan Banta
Mark Verstegen

March Speakers
Dr. Rob Gray
Roland Schoeman
Vince Anderson (tentative)
Josh Hingst

April Speakers
Jeremy Sheppard
Stefan Underwood (tentative)

If you are interested in becoming one of over 200 coaches from over 25 countries to attend our Apprentice Coach Program – for information on local accommodations and travel, please contact Coach Andreas Behm at

February 2018 ACP
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February 19th, 2018 Register here March 2018 ACP
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March 12th, 2018 Register here April 2018 ACP
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April 9th, 2018 Register here May 2018 ACP
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May 14th, 2018 Register here June 2018 ACP
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June 11th, 2018 Register here