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2008 USATF Annual Meeting

December 3-7, 2008
Silver Legacy Resort - Reno, Nevada

Welcome to the 30th USA Track & Field Annual Meeting. This year's Opening Session officially kicks off the meeting on Wednesday evening, December 3. The meeting continues through Sunday, December 7, at the Silver Legacy in downtown Reno, Nevada. The Silver Legacy serves as our headquarters hotel, offering special room rates for attendees.

Schedule Highlights   (see the full schedule for more details)

Schedule subject to change

Wednesday, December 3, 2008
12:00 - 2:00 p.m. Board of Directors Meeting Board will consider any last-minute changes/proposals on Restructuring Package 2008.
3:00 - 3:30 All-group informational session (all delegates, all interested parties) This session will give everyone the same information as to where the Restructuring Package 2008 proposal is currently.
4:00 - 5:30 Six large-group meetings:
  • Officials
  • Coaches
  • High Performance (including athletes)
  • Long Distance Running (including LDR athletes)
  • Grass Roots (including Masters athletes)
  • Youth
These meetings are for the individual groups to discuss with their leadership where they stand on the Restructuring Package 2008 proposal.
7:00 - 10:00 Opening General Session Order of business:
  • Call to order
  • Determination of a quorum
  • Credentialing issues
  • Minutes of the 2007 Annual Meeting
  • Special item consideration: Restructuring Package 2008 proposal
  • President's Remarks
  • Reports from the necessary committees and groups (L&L, Rules, Organizational Services, USOC, USATF Foundation, Hall of Fame, Alumni Association, etc.)
  • Report on nominations and election speeches where appropriate
  • President's Awards
  • State of the Sport address by Bill Roe
Thursday, December 4, 2008
6:00 - 9:00 p.m.  Welcome Reception  
Friday, December 5, 2008
7:00 - 10:00 a.m. First Round of Elections  
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Second Round of Elections (if needed)  
Saturday, December 6, 2008
8:00 - 10:00 a.m. Awards Breakfast Buffet  
7:30 - 10:30 p.m. Jesse Owens/Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony  
Sunday, December 7, 2008
8:30 - 10:00 a.m. Closing General Session  
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