PHILADELPHIA, PA – Rowan assistant track & field coach Norm Tate was interviewed by KYW Newsradio for the podcast episode #66 of “1-on-1 with Matt Leon”.
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Tate is in his 13th season at the University and he instructs the sprinters, hurdlers and jumpers for both the men’s and women’s track and field teams. Tate was named the 2017 and 2012 U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Atlantic Region Men’s Assistant Coach of the Year for outdoor track & field and he also earned the award in 2017-18 for indoor track & field.
Tate was selected to be the men's head coach for Team USA at the 2017 Pan American Junior Championships. He has also served as an assistant coach for the United States at the 2018 and 2012 International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Indoor Championships, 2015 Pan American Games and 2014 IAAF World Junior Championships. In 2010, he coached Team USA at the Five Nations Match in Glasgow, Scotland.
Tate provides the Profs with a lot of international competition experience. He was a member of the 1968 United States Olympic Team in the triple jump. Tate captured the United States National Championship in the long jump in 1966, 1969 and 1970. He was the U.S. Champion in the triple jump in 1969, 1970 and 1971.