FAQ

When is practice and where?

We practice 4 days a week. Here is our regular schedule:

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday: 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Location: Santa Clara High School (Map)

Saturday: 9 AM – 11 AM (if we are not at track meet)
Location: Montgomery Hill Trail starting in Evergreen Valley College Student Parking Lot (Map)

I can’t come to every practice. Is that OK?

Yes. No practice is mandatory.

How do I join Umoja Track Club?

Please visit our Registration page for information.

I missed the registration event. Can I still join?

Yes, you can. Please contact us to find out how.

How old should I be to join?

We are accepting athletes ages 7 to 18. (The age of athlete is the age s/he will be on December 31 of the season’s calendar year.)

I’m not a very fast runner. Can I join?

Sure! Umoja accepts athletes at any level.

When does the track season begin and end?

The regular season begins in February and ends in mid-June. After the regular season, athletes can compete in Regional Championships and advance to National Junior Olympic Championships in July if qualify. Please see the current or past season’s track meet schedule for details.

Is there summer program?

No, but you can still join Umoja on a trial basis during the summer.

In which track meets does Umoja participate?

Please see the current or past season’s track meet schedule for details.

I have more questions…

Please contact us.