Welcome to Umoja!

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.

We kick off the season in February and train through July. Most of our athletes compete in the regional championships and qualify to go to 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.

The registration opens in January. If you are interested to join, please see Registration page for details.

Our Mission

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 to positively contribute to their community and that will carry them through their lifetime.

Our Values

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.

Our History

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

Our Coaches

Brunet Lux | Sprint
Sherman Chan | Long Jump, Sprint
Henry Lee | Javelin, Distance
Andrea Tuua | Sprint
Ryan Oden | High Jump, Distance
Beto Lomax | Sprint
Eddie Simpson | Sprint

☆  If you are interested in coaching, please contact us.

We stand in solidarity with the Black community.
Our statement on Social Justice is here.