TrackMom Diaries …A New Season, A New Team “West Coast Speed”


  Yes, I have been very obviously MIA the past  months. While I think about TM daily I have been quite busy with the beginning of the new season and planning new goals for me and our family and new track family as well. My really big time  sapper, happily so  has been helping  great [...]

7 Track Spike Tips For The On Go Track Parent

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Here’s another post on “Track Spikes” to help you with little spike issues, Jimson Lee @  shares 7 Great  Tips for Track Spikes This is an article you will want to share.  Thanks Jimson!

We’re Not In Kansas Anymore… Day 1 and 2 AAU Nation Junior Olympic Games

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It’s A  Wrap the 2011USATF Junior Olympics went off without a hitch   well…with a few hitches and I am sure a lot was learned from the glitches. Over all I believe Wichita did their best .They really couldn’t help the new 3 rounds (that barely got off the ground),weather concerns, stadium evacuation weather delay oh yeah  addition of the [...]

TrackMom Diaries Competition Day 4 THIS IS IT

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 7.31.11 This is it the final day of USATF competition. We  are packed and totally ready to get on the plane as soon as the podium awards are done. We have had a good time here and now on to NOLA… Lauren runs well today.

The USATF Junior Olympics Opening Ceremonies and More 7.27.11

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Today was opening ceremonies and I walked a round for a bit and caught several teams from around the country ready to represent their state and region with pride. Here are a few pictures from today’s going’s on.                                                                                                   Dr.Ursula Funderburk Cooks and daughter Amira Cooks 4x800m medalist [...]