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Lawrence Terry

Assistant Track and Field Coach - Sprints & Jumps

Office Phone: 803.414.0760



Larence Terry brings to Newberry College eighteen years of experience coaching and developing youth athletes, AAU/USATF athletes, high school student-athletes, collegiate student-athletes, and both U.S. and International Professional Athletes. Terry spent most of his coaching career at Richland Northeast High School in Columbia, SC. He is the Founder/CEO of Support For Superstars, a nonprofit specific to student-athletes. He was voted Vice President of 4A Cross Country and Track & Field by the South Carolina High School League from 2019 to 2020. Coach Terry is a United States Track and Field Association member and a USATF Level 2 Certified Coach in Sprints, Hurdles, Jumps. He also holds a Level 1 Coaching Certification from United States Sports Academy. Coach Terry went on to obtained his Coaching U.S. Paralympic Track & Field: Level 1 Certification.

USATF and United States Olympic Committee selected Coach Terry as an Elite Emerging Coach in the Combined Events, July 2010. He represented Bermuda as a Coach at the Central American & Caribbean Games in Puerto Rico, July 17-Aug 1, 2010. He recruited & coached an athlete from the country of St. Vincent & the Grenadines as he prepared for the 2011 World Championships, CAC Senior Games, Pan Am Games, and entry into a U.S. college. From 2019 to the present, he has coached an athlete from Malta to a New National Record three separate meets in the 110mh and 60mh. He will continue to coach him in preparation for the 2021 World Indoor Championships and 2021 Olympic Games. Coach Terry is currently coaching a French Paralympic Athlete, Jean Baptiste, in the Long Jump in preparation for the 2019 Para World Outdoor Championships this November in Dubai.

Lawrence Terry
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