65 NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP TITLES 4 USA Junior National Championships in Track & Field
11 USATF Individual National Championship Titles in Track & Field
5 USATF Outdoor Youth Championship Titles in Track & Field
1 Nike HS Indoor Track National Championship Title in Track & Field 10 AAU Individual National Championship Titles in Track & Field 15 AAU Individual National Club Championship Titles in Track & Field
1 AAU Team National Club Championship Title in Track & Field
10 AAU Individual National Championship Titles in Cross Country 7 AAU National Team Titles in Cross Country 1 USATF National Team Title in Cross Country USA World Jr. Participants (2)
USA Pan-American Jr. Participant (1)
2014 Track & Field Season
The 2014 Track & Field season begins with pre-season practices on Tuesdays and Thursdays, February 4-27, 2014, 5:30-6:30pm at Sanlando Park - Pavilion 1, 401 Highland Avenue, Altamonte Springs, FL 32714. The season officially kicks off with our annual registration and information meeting on Tuesday, March 4th at 6:00pm at Sanlando Park - Pavilion 1. And at that time practices increase to 3 times per week (Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays), from 6:00 - 7:30pm.
Because of our success over 20 years in training athletes for national competition, this year the Gliders Track Club will offer another option for training. We have created a new elite training division for the very serious athlete which is limited to the open, post-collegiate, high school, and masters age groups. All our coaches are Level I or Level II certified and coach all the events in track & field as well as cross country. However, we especially specialize in the hurdles, jumps, distance and multi-events. This select group will train 4-6 days a week from February to July in specialized and sometimes individual training sessions, depending on the event. This elite training group is designed for the athlete who has made a commitment to improve their skill base to compete in national and international competition. The cost of training in this elite division is $100 month excluding the cost of a uniform, competition and travel fees. Elite athletes that qualify for USA National competition will receive some financial assistance.
All athletes must complete a 2014 registration form prior to attending their first practice. Visit our "Practice Schedule" and "Club Registration" pages for additional information.
FOR RELEASE February 8, 2014
22ND ANNUAL SPRING TRACK CLASSIC SCHEDULED FOR APRIL 26
13 Gliders competed at the 2013 AAU National Cross Country Championships on December 7th, with one Glider winning a national championship! 3 others earned a spot on the podium by finishing in the top 8 places, and 4 earned medals by placing in the top 25 in their respective age divisions. The Gliders youth boys team placed 3rd. Visit the "Cross Country" page for a full recap.
Gliders in the News
February 14, 2014: At the recent Cupid Invitational Indoor Track Meet in Birmingham, Al, Neamen Wise jumped 7.61 meters (24'11.75"), to exceed the 7.54m standard in order to participate in the USA Indoor National Championships, February 22nd in Albuquerque, NM. This event is also ,the qualifier for the World Championship, March 7-9,2014 in Sopot, Poland.
January 25, 2014: At the recent ERU meet in Daytona, Maite Moscoso of ERU qualified for the NAIA Indoor Nationals in her first college race in the race walk event with a school record time of 14:51.60.
Shelly-Ann Fraser Gliders Shout Out
Women's 100m 2008 & 2012 Olympic Champion
Tyson Gay Gliders Shout Out
USA Men's 100m Record Holder and 2007 World Champion
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