The Cal Coast Track Club of Southern California has members composed of youth and adult, casual, competitive, masters, and elite runners and walkers.
Cal Coast offers individual coaching and group training programs for all levels on a year-round basis. No matter what your level of running is, or whatever your goal is, we have a program for you. Along with the various training programs we offer, the club also conducts monthly social events, club races, and road trips.
Our key to success is providing a fun and healthy environment.
5:30am at Woodbridge High School, Irvine, CA
5:30pm at Corona Del Mar High School, Newport Beach, CA
(Track Workout - see workout in Race Calendar)
5:45pm at Monument (corner of Eastbluff and Back Bay Dr)
7:00am at CdM High School Track
Cal Coast sent several teams to Tallahassee, FL, for the 2021 USATF Clubs Cross Country Championships. Our masters women's team had an outstanding day, finishing 2nd as a team with phenom-mom, Maggie Shearer, finishing 2nd overall! Our men's team had some struggles, but still finished 6th as a team in a super competitive field. Roosevelt Cook lead the men's team with a 4th overall finish. In the women's open race, new-to-XC, Dr. Sara Van Dyke, finished 36th in a field that included many pro-level runners, Olympic trials qualifiers and veterans of international competition.
Cal Coast XC will be competing again at the USATF XC Championships in San Diego, January 8th.
Cal Coast took a strong squad to the 2021 SoCal USATF XC championship meet held at Crescenta Valley Regional Park, La Crescenta. 47 yr old Jacques Salberg won the open class division. Ashlee Powers and Sara Van Dyke finished 2 & 3 overall and lead the Cal Coast Women to a team win in the Open Division.
In the master divisions, Cal Coast's Phillip Gonzalez, John Gardiner and Jacques (doubling back from the open race) swept the overall masters podium. Rick Herr and Christian Cushing-Murray went 1/2 in the 50+ category and David Olds won the 60+ category. On the women's side, Maggie Shearer was the overall masters winner.
Full results can be found HERE.
Cal Coast brought a squad to the 2021 Cypress 5k/10k race and posted some strong results. Helen Guo and Holly Gery took the top two spots in the 5k on the women's side, with (Seth) Cole Gatchell and the ageless Christian Cushing-murry finishing 2nd and 3rd on the men's side. Carla McAlister won the women's overall and masters division in the 10k, with Mark Styvers finishing on the overall 10k podium and also being top masters runner.
Full results, HERE.
The Cal Coast XC team raced in little, local, XC Open race, October 2nd in Huntington Beach. Jaques Sallsberg finished second overall with Jose Penazola rounding out the overall podium. On the women's side, the Cal Coast ladies swept the women's podium with Sara Van Dyke, Emily Taylor and Kelly Riffenburgh going 1-2-3. Cal Coast athletes made up 7 of the top 10 finishers.
Full results can be found HERE.
The Cal Coast women's XC team raced at the competitive UC Riverside Invitational XC. Sara Van Dyke, finishing 6th overall, lead the team to 7th place out of 22 teams. Ashlee Powers also posted a top 10 finish with Emily Drouin not far behind. Emily Taylor had a great return to racing. Newcomer Kelley Riffenburgh displayed her talents for the first time on the west coast post-collegiate, and Arielly Conde bounced back after racing a half marathon just 7 days prior.
Full results can be found, here.
PO Box 7132
Newport Beach, CA 92658