MARY ELIZABETH AUDE'S RESUME
I started coaching in California in 1978 to 1985, Starting with elementary school athletes and Junior High athletes, and then with the High School athletes.
1986 to 1989 I coached track at Billings Central High School.
1990 I coached Track at Big Timber High School
In 1991 I started Billings 1st USATF Youth Track Club
I have been working with the Youth in TAC/ USA Track & Field SINCE 1991, for the last 25 years.
MY CAREER BEGAN AS YOUTH CHAIR IN MONTANA ASSOCIATION; 3 YEARS
REGIONAL COORDINATOR REGION XI; 10 YEARS
AT LARGE REPRESENTATIVE; 4 YEARS
WEST ZONAL REPRESENTATIVE; 8 YEARS to present on the
USA TRACK & FIELD NATIONAL YOUTH DIVISION EXECUTIVE BOARD
In being a PERFORMANCE SPECIALIST, I work with football, track & field, baseball, basketball, etc I am currently a CERTIFIED USA Track and Field LEVEL 2 YOUTH SPECIALIZATION COACH, The USATF Coaching Education Level 2-Youth Specialization program is designed to address the needs of coaches who want an advanced course of coaching the youth athlete to their full potential. The Level 2 Youth Specialization program covered advanced sport science curriculum in four broad event areas with special attention given to the unique methodology needed to supervise the developing young athlete. I have been trained in the areas of growth and development, nutrition, training theory, sport psychology, and event specific sport science for the youth athlete, allowing me to coach our athletes as they do our USATF Elite and Olympic athletes.
Certified SAFE SPORT.
I have been coaching track and field for over 30 years, for juniors highs, high schools and Youth Track Club. At present I am the Head Coach and President of a Local Billings, Mt Youth Track Club, Rocky Mountain Flying Panthers Track Club, Inc a non-profit Organization. Athlete ranging in ages from 6 to 23, elementary, Junior High, High School, and College athletes.
USATF LEVEL 1 COACH from 1992 to 2010
HEAD MANAGER for the IAAF WORLD YOUTH CHAMPIONSHIPS in 2005 in Marrakesh, Morocco
ASSISTANT MANAGER/ ASSISTANT COACH for the IAAF WORLD YOUTH CHAMPIONSHIPS in 2003, in Sherbrooke, Canada
USATF MASTER OFFICIAL.
THE WEST ZONE REPRESENTATIVE on the USATF NATIONAL YOUTH DIVISION EXECUTIVE BOARD; present.
LOCAL MEET DIRECTOR, as well as REGIONAL MEET DIRECTOR for USATF Track and Field and USATF CROSS COUNTRY in the Montana Association.
the COMMUNICATION CHAIR for MONTANA until 2013
VICE PRESIDENT of the MONTANA ASSOCIATION 4 YEARS.
BIG SKY STATE GAMES COMMISSIONER for Track and Field, 3 YEARS.
YOUTH ATHLETICS SUB COMMITTEE for WOMEN'S DEVELOPMENT.
HEAD of the CULTURAL COMMITTEE.
1991 to 2011 I HAVE WORKED ALL THE USATF JUNIOR OLYMPIC NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS.
SINCE 1992 to 2010 I HAVE WORKED ALL THE USATF YOUTH OUTDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS and USATF CROSS COUNTRY NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS, (except 1).
1995 to 2011 I was the USATF YOUTH DIVISION'S HIPPING TENT COORDINATOR at ALL of the ABOVE MEETS for 17 years.
I have and am apart of the Jury of Appeals at all USATF JUNIOR OLYMPIC NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS.
I HAVE BEEN TO ALL USA TRACK & FIELD ANNUAL MEETINGS SINCE 1991, missing 1.
In 2004 I was presented with the Youth Committee FRANK SEVIGNE AWARD, for my SERVICE and DEDICATION to Youth Athletics in USA TRACK and FIELD
In 2008 I received the prestigious USA TRACK and FIELD PRESIDENT'S AWARD, for my achievements and dedication have been an inspiration to the members of the USATF organization, and my efforts and leadership having played a vital role in the fruition of USA Track and Field's purposes and programs. Presented by President Bill Roe
* March 13, 2011 I facillitated the 1st ANNUAL BIG SKY HURDLE CAMP in Billings, Mt