Running can be a lifelong healthy habit. Allow your child to learn in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. CLCF Panthers can teach the joy of competition for those who are ready.
Working with their teammates and cheering them on, helps creates friendships that will live on well after the season is over.
Whether your child is experienced or brand new to cross country and track and field, there is a program for them. Whether your child likes short distance, long distance or wants to try throwing the discus, there is an event for them. All done in a competitive and fun atmosphere.
CLCF Panthers Club's mission is to provide a safe, healthy and positive environment for youth athletes. We seek to provide each athlete with the opportunity to reach his/her potential by developing endurance, speed, strength and character. We encourage good sportsmanship, self-esteem and goal oriented work ethic. The CLCF Panthers club develops athletes in the fundamentals of running, throwing, jumping and overall fitness.
2018-1st place 2014-9th place
2017-1st place 2013-12th place 2016-1st place 2012-9th place
Coach Frank has been the head coach of CLCF track since 2007.
USATF Level I certified coach.
USATF Level II certified sprints, hurdles, relay.
High School certified coach.
Coach Nicole has been assistant coach with CLCF track and XC since 2017. She is a distance coach.
Strength and conditioning certified coach.
HS certified coach.
Coach Greg has been a coach with CLCF track since 2016. He is a safe sport certified. He is the throws coach.
Coach Renee has been with CLCF for 3 years. she works with Coach Frank and the sprinters during indoor and outdoor. During the fall she helps with coaching the cross country team.
Coach Jamie has been with CLCF since 2018. She splits her time between the sprinters and distance athletes. During the fall she works with the cross country team.
Coach Mike started coaching with CLCF in 2018. Coach Mike works with the distance group and does a great job of varying the workouts.
Coach Mike was an All-American for his college Dartmouth. Post college, he continued to run, competing nationally and internationally for USA on numerous national teams. He coach competed in the 3000 meter steeple chase in the 1988 U.S. Olympic Trials. He is a USATF Level I certified coach.
Update on the indoor schedule-Wed and Thursday 5-6 pm and Saturday mornings 6:45-7:45 am.