Dale Bahr

Administrator

Head Men's and Women's Track and Field Coach in Athletics

Dale Bahr is in his 10th season as head coach of both the men's and women's track and field programs at Gustavus Adolphus College for the 2018-19 season. Bahr, a 1995 graduate of Minnesota State University, Mankato, was formerly the head men's and women's cross country coach from 2009-17.

In nine seasons as the head of the Gustavus track and field team, Bahr has coached two NCAA Outdoor National Champions in Max Hanson (2010, 800m) and Janey Helland (2011, Heptathlon), and 11 individuals who have turned in 17 All-American performances in both indoor and outdoor track and field.

A standout collegiate athlete, Bahr was a four-time All-American in track and field, a national champion in 1992 in the 800-meter, and a three-time letterwinner in cross country at Mankato State, where he graduated from in 1995 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in physical education, adapted physical education, and coaching. He was also the 1992 national indoor champion in the 800-meter run. 

Bahr earned a master's degree in sports administration from Minnesota State University, Mankato in 2005, and was later inducted into the MSU, Mankato Athletics Hall of Fame in the fall of 2012. 

Dale and his wife, Heidi, live in St. Peter and have four children, Runnar, Jesiah, Cadence, and Liv.

Education

B.A. in Physical Education and Adapted Physical Education from Minnesota State University, Mankato ; M.A. in Sports Administration from Minnesota State University, Mankato


Courses Taught

HES-157 (Men's Indoor Track), HES-160 (Men's Outdoor Track), HES-176 (Women's Indoor Track), HES-180 (Women's Outdoor Track), and HES-279 (Track Practicum)

Past
Synonym Title Times Taught Terms Taught
HES-160 Men's Outdoor Track 18 2018/SP, 2017/SP, 2016/SP, 2015/SP, 2014/SP, 2013/SP, 2012/SP, 2011/SP, and 2010/SP
HES-157 Men's Indoor Track 18 2018/SP, 2017/SP, 2016/SP, 2015/SP, 2014/SP, 2013/SP, 2012/SP, 2011/SP, and 2010/SP
HES-176 Women's Indoor Track 18 2018/SP, 2017/SP, 2016/SP, 2015/SP, 2014/SP, 2013/SP, 2012/SP, 2011/SP, and 2010/SP
HES-180 Women's Outdoor Track 18 2018/SP, 2017/SP, 2016/SP, 2015/SP, 2014/SP, 2013/SP, 2012/SP, 2011/SP, and 2010/SP
HES-154 Men's Cross Country 16 2016/FA, 2015/FA, 2014/FA, 2013/FA, 2012/FA, 2011/FA, 2010/FA, and 2009/FA
HES-171 Women's Cross Country 16 2016/FA, 2015/FA, 2014/FA, 2013/FA, 2012/FA, 2011/FA, 2010/FA, and 2009/FA
HES-279 Track Practicum 10 2018/SP, 2017/SP, 2016/SP, 2015/SP, 2014/SP, 2013/SP, 2013/JN, 2012/SP, 2011/SP, and 2010/SP
HES-264 Cross Country Practicum 7 2016/FA, 2015/FA, 2014/FA, 2013/FA, 2012/FA, 2011/FA, and 2010/FA
HES-100 Physical Fitness: Conditioning 4 2018/FA and 2017/FA