Kelly Clay
Kelly  Clay

Assistant Director of Strength & Conditioning

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Kelly Clay joined the University of Minnesota staff in July of 2017. She is the strength and conditioning coach for the women's track and field and cross country and women's gymnastics teams.

Previous to UM, she was the assistant sports performance specialist at the University of Kansas, where she worked with the women's rowing team, and assisted with men's basketball, women's basketball, volleyball, softball, women's tennis, and swim and dive. Prior to KU, she was the head strength and conditioning coach and assistant track and field and cross country coach at Kentucky Wesleyan College.

She has her master's from A.T. Still University, and earned her BS from the University of WI Eau Claire, where she compete in track and field for 3 years. She has her USA-Weightlifting coaching certification, and her certified strength and conditioning specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (CSCS-NSCA)


LIVE: Gophers vs Boilermakers (B1G Championship)

5/27/2018 - Baseball

Top-seed No. 11 Minnesota takes on Purdue for the Big Ten Tournament Championship.

Lockard Earns Bid for NCAA Championships

5/27/2018 - M. Track & Field

A two-time All-American in the indoor high jump, Lockard punched his ticket to the NCAA championships with a fifth-place showing at Hornet Stadium on Saturday.

Gophers to Send 14 to NCAA Championship

5/27/2018 - W. Track & Field

No. 11 Minnesota wrapped up the NCAA West Prelim with four more qualifications for the national meet on Saturday.

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