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LTAD: Long Term Athlete Development & Athlete Pathways

LTAD & Athlete Pathways

Track Rascals (6-8 Years Old): 


Junior Development (8-13 Years Old): 


-During the Track & Field Season (March-July) The JD Training Group learns all of the events listed in the groups below except Pole Vault and Hammer Throw which are age-specific (14 & Up)

-During the Cross Country Running Season (September – October) The JD Training Group learns how to run for endurance and stamina in longer races set in a natural landscape

Power & Speed (14 & Up): 

Power & Speed Program



-High Jump

-Long Jump

-Triple Jump

-Pole Vault

Pole Vault (14 & Up):

Pole Vault Group

-During the Track & Field Season the Pole Vault Group trains outdoors vaulting at the pole vault pit at Rotary Stadium. 

-During the Fall/Winter Season the Pole Vault Group trains outdoors/indoors on strength and conditioning with the Power & Speed Group 

Endurance Running (14 & Up):

Endurance Running Program & Cross Country

-1200m and up

– Steeple Chase

-Cross Country Running

Throws (14 & Up):

Throws Program (Ages 14 & Up)




-Shot Put