GREATER TEXAS TRACK CLUB
INFO ON THE CLUB COACHES-
Jacob Phillips is the founder and creator of the Greater Texas Track Club and has been coaching for nearly 14 years at Dallas Baptist University. In his time at DBU Phillips has coached:
Four teams to the NCAA XC Championships
- Multiple NCAA All-Americans
- A 4th place individual at NCAA XC
- Over 75 NCCAA All-Americans
- Over 25 NCCAA National Champions
- 2 Olympic Trials Qualifiers
Coach Phillips has an unmatched passion for his athletes and leads our elite team with a drive for them to become some of the best in the world.
Ryan McSpadden leads our GTTC high school team and is a young but highly experienced coach and athlete. McSpadden had a very successful college career at Dallas Baptist University including:
18th place (team) finish at NCAA XC in 2017
- 3 x NCCAA All-American Indoors (Mile, 3k, DMR)
- NCCAA All-American Outdoors (5k)
- 3 x All-Conference First Team (XC)
Coach McSpadden enjoys seeing the development of his athletes and brings a level of competitiveness and energy we want to see in our High School kids.
Coach Phillips BLOG- https://jhprunning.com/
HOW IT WILL LOOK FOR SH RUNNERS
Will be co-developed BY Coach Alford & Coach McSpadden to best fit each runner signed up
Most all runs will occur as normal around here, however we are looking to make a few trips to Dallas for some racing runs in June and then some workout days at Joe Pool / White Rock Lake in July. (We will get a schedule of this BY start of JUNE)
RACING & TRAINING OPTION FOR JUNE- (these are the “races” we will be competing in)
Lukes Locker Puts on an All-Comers Meet in Dallas EVERY Tuesday Night in JUNE & EVERY Thursday Night in Ft. Worth. (Goal is to do 2 of these in June if we can) –$8.00 entry fee is all that will be required and we can do as many events as you want (this would make a competitive workout) they do it different each time but usually include- 4×100, 1500, 100, 400, 800, 3K, 5k, and a few field events
TRAINING OPTION FOR JULY-
We are going to go to Joe Pool Lake (where Regionals will be held) to do some training runs on the course itself. And if we can pull it off travel to do a long run or two around White Rock Lake and then do something fun either before or after we get our running in.
COST for SH runners- $40/Month (however IF they help with fundraisers cost will be $30/month)
INCLUDES- Uniform, more specialized training plans, option to race some in the summer, communication with Coach McSpadden, and more!
SIGN UP- Will need to be BY MAY 25th & at least 1 months PAYMENT be given by then. (You can pay each month if you would like, or in FULL)
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