Welcome to Umoja Track Club!
We Are Youth Track & Field Team in Santa Clara, California
Umoja Track Club is a diverse group of athletes ages 7 to 18. Athletes at all levels are welcome. Umoja has competed at national level for many years.
The registration starts in January, and the track season is from February to July. The practice starts in mid February and we start participating in track meets in late March or early April. Some of our athletes compete in the regional championships and qualify to go to the National Junior Olympics.
The practice is Monday, Wednesday and Thursday from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM, and Saturday from 9 AM to 11 AM. No practice is mandatory, however, it is strongly recommended to come to all sessions.
If you are interested to join, please see Registration page for details.
The Umoja Track Club mission is to empower young athletes to achieve their full potential on and off the track through the teaching of track and field fundamentals and skill development. We are committed to teaching young athletes the values and skills that will enable them positively contribute to their community and that will carry them through their lifetime.
The Umoja Track Club believes that performing at the highest level possible as a team and as an individual includes good sportsmanship and ethical athletics. We recognize our organizational responsibility to society and strive to instill the values of mutual trust, which encompasses respecting the Umoja processes and procedures, teammates, volunteers, opponents, officials, and parents.
2001 | Founded by Ron Robinson and Brunet Lux for athletes 5 to 18
2005 | Incorporated as a non-profit organization for young athletes by Umoja parents and coaches
2008 | A diverse group of athletes ages 6 to 18
2010 | A diverse group of athletes ages 7 to 18
Brunet Lux | Sprint
Sherman Chan | Long Jump, Sprint
Henry Lee | Javelin, Distance
Andrea Tuua | Sprint
Ryan Oden | High Jump, Distance
☆ If you are interested in coaching, please contact us.