M.S., University of Delaware, 1997
B.S., California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, 1991
Mark Blethen joined Saddleback College in August, 2000. His responsibilities include coaching men's and women's cross country and track & field, as well as teaching kinesiology and health education.
Prior to joining Saddleback College, Coach Blethen worked in the athletic departments and taught at Cuesta College, Santa Monica College, and the University of Delaware.
In his spare time, Coach Blethen enjoys golfing and camping .
Honors and Awards
Orange Empire Conference Coach of the Year, 2004
Human Gait Analysis
Evaluation of walking and running biomechanics for performance and post trauma rehabilitation.