Private Coaching

Learn new skills or improve your current skills with the
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If you are interested in private coaching Coach Matt Krich coaches all five throwing events year round.  Although during the 6 week LIFT - Let It Fly Track Summer JO program Coach Matt would rather have anyone in the age group of (11-18), join the LIFT - Let It Fly Track club where he could coach you as a team.  When the Summer JO season is over he will then be happy to coach you privately the rest of the year.  If you are over 18 through through Masters age levels, Coach Matt will be able to coach you year round even through the JO season.
Private Coaching info​

If interested in private coaching you can contact Coach Matt through the same contacts as the JO Club contacts.  He does his private coaching at DCC Discovery Canyon Campus 1810 North Gate Blvd., Colorado Springs, CO 80921.  He will work around yours and his schedule to find times to meet with you.  The cost is $50 per session, not on a time frame, but usually around an hour depending on age and stamina or how many events are being worked on in that session.  If Coach Matt is requested to drive to your location the price will then be $60. 
Coach Matt has privately coached 5 Colorado HS State Champions as well as twelve other throwers making the podium at the Colorado HS State Championships.  He has also coached five Masters athletes all of which have been National Champions or placed in the top three in their age group.  One even placed 2nd at the Masters World Games in Sydney, Ausrtalia in the pentathlon.​

Notable Personal and Coaching Acomplishments

As a small HSer at 140lbs his PRs in Shot 46'5" Disc 148'3" PV 12' HJ 5'8" LJ19'7" 400 58.58
College the shot and disc got bigger, he didn't so he learned the Javelin
Javelin PR 215'8" Ranked him 8th in the nation in 1987
He latter learned hammer and weight in order to coach it
He coached for many years before competing in his first Masters Meet
Masters PRs over 50 yrs Jav 172'4" Disc 142'4" Shot 39'8" Hammer 132'9" Weight 43'7"
Currently ranked in the top ten Nationally in all 5 events
Ranked top 5 in the Throwers Pentathlon Nationally
Yes he even competes in the Scottich Highland games now that he is married to a wonderful Irish girl
And yes that is him to the right in a kilt throwing the 42lb weight

-Privatly helped coached 7800pt decathlete to Olympic trials 1988-
-Volunteer coach at Southwest Missouri State 1989-90-
Female Conference Champion in Shot

-Grad Assistant Coach at U of Tennessee 1990-91-
Javelin thrower 2nd in Nationals 248' 1991
Helped coach Olympic Male Javelin thrower 276'4'
Helped coach Olympic female Javelin thrower after retirement 207'5"
Discus thrower 2nd in Nationals 202' 1991
Four Decathletes 6800pt, 7200pt two over 8000pts swept SEC conference three to Nationals taking 1st, 2nd, and 5th 1991
The two 8000pt decathletes both going to Olympic trials one to the olympics 1992

-Riverside City College, Southern California-
Junior College State Champion Javelin 210' 1991

-Mt. SAC Mt. San Antonio Colege 1991-96-
Three Women Junior College State Championship finalists one champion Discus 152'7"
Three male Junior College State Championship finalists in Discus all top three
Three male Junior College State Championship finalist in Shot
One Female Junior College State Champion Javelin 187'10"
She also qualified for the Olympics for her country of Sri Lanka 1996
Five State finalists at Junior College State Championships, one Champion Javelin 231'9"
Two were from Sweeden one from Finland
Female Junior College State Championship Hammer 4th place finish 149"3'
Three Male Junior College State Championship finalist Hammer, all top 3, best 187'6"
Runner up in the Junior College State Championship in Decathlon 6257pts
Plus multiple conference qualifiers/champions and State qualifiers

-California, Cal Baptist University 1996-97-
One male NAIA Nation finalists hammer 189'4"
One female NAIA National finalist hammer 163'6"
One Sweedish male NAIA Javelin National finalist 227'4"
One male NAIA Indoor National finalist 35lb weight throw 58'8"
One Male NAIA National finalist Pole Vault 16'2"

-San Bernardino Valley College, California, 1997-2000-
One female Junior College State Champioship Finalist Discus 123'4"
Two male Junior College State Championship finalists shot, best at 52'4"
One male Junior College State Championship Finalist Javelin 184'7"
One male Junior College State Championship finalist Decathlon 6372pts
Plus several conference qualifiers/champions and State qualifiers

-University of Redlands DIII 2000-2004-
Three Female conference finallists Discus, best 138'3"
Three Female conference finalists Shot, best 42'2"
Three Female conference finalists Hammer, best 143'11"
Four Male Conference finalists discus, best 163'6"
Three Male conference finalists shot. best 53'7"
Two Male Conference finalists Hammer, best 163'11"
One Male Conference Champion, Nationals Qualifier Javelin 210'7"

Private/Summer JO Coaching
2004 Coach Matt moved to Colorado and has been coaching Middle School/High School/JO Summer Club and private throwers ever since. 
With multiple Conference/League/State Champions
He has coached five Colorado State Champions in shot and disc
Plus 12 other throwers that have finished on the Stae Championship Podium
He has coached several Summer JO State Champions and National Qualifiers
In shot, discus, javelin, hammer, decathlon and heptathlon 

Coach Matt has also traveled the country with National/World Record Holders/Olympions Tom Petranoff and Tom Pukstys promoting Javelin
at the HS Level.  Tom Petranoff is the inventor of the Mini Turbojav, Longtom Turbojav, and the Turbospear.  Tom Pukstys is the USA Track & Field National Javelin Coordinator.