Who we are
The Johnson County Comets Track Club is a youth summer track club for athletes from age 6-18. The club is both recreational and competitive depending on the level of competition the various athletes would like to pursue. The club is designed to promote track and field while providing an environment for the kids to have fun and make new friends.
Whether your child is looking for an activity to get in shape and make new friends or your child would like to compete at the National level against the best athletes in the country, the Johnson County Comets Track Club provides the atmosphere for success.
The Johnson County Comets Track Club’s purpose is to promote the sport of track & field to children and young adults ages 6-18. The club offers coaching in all aspects of track & field:
- Distance Running
- Throwing events (Shot Put, Javelin, Discus)
- Jumping events (Long Jump, Triple Jump, High Jump)
- Pole Vault**
- Race Walking**
The primary emphasis is for the members to have fun and compete at the level they chose to compete. Traditionally, the club has had members with interest levels have ranges from: Summer activity – Staying shape for soccer, basketball, etc. – to a desire to compete at the national level at the AAU National Junior Olympics.
** No coaching currently is available in these areas. Let us know if there is any interest.
The Johnson County Comets Track Club is interested in assisting youth athletes in the understanding of track & field. The main emphasis is in providing a summer activity to allow the area youth to compete in several track meets, to get in shape, have fun and most importantly to reach their potential as an athlete and a person.