Track & Field and Cross Country Club

A non-profit 501(c)(3) charitable organization
 Serving Central Florida since 1989

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2016 Cross Country Season

The Central Florida Gliders Cross Country  program is open to all ages starting with the boys and girls 9 year age division.  The season starts in  September and runs through the first week in December, culminating with the AAU and/or USATF National Championships.

The 2016 Gliders Cross Country season will start on Monday, September 12, 2016 6PM with an information and registration session as well as the first practice at Sanlando Park (pavilion#1).  Practices will be Mon, Tue & Thu at Sanlando Park in Altamonter Springs from 6:00-7:30 .

The club also offers a sprint, jumps and throws training for non-Cross Country runners (general strength and conditioning, agility, flexibility, technical) during the XC season on the same schedule and the same fee.

To join the Gliders, simply fill out the online registration form and pay online or by check at the next scheduled practice. More information is available on our cross country page.

Congratulations Coach Wise!


Congratulations to our executive director and head coach, Craig Wise for being inducted in the Seminole County Sports Hall of Fame for the work he has done with youth and the Central Florida Gliders Track Club #Kudos #hardworkpaysoff


Gliders in the News

Glider alum Donald Scott placed 4th at the recent 2016 USA Indoor nationals in Portland, Oregon with a massive leap  of 54'10" (16.71m).  Last year Donald finished 2nd place in the long jump at the 2015 NCAA D1 Indoor T&F National Championship with a PR jump of 55ft 3in, breaking the indoor school record at Eastern Michigan University.

Glider Juan Moscoso (freshman) placed 3rd in the one mile racewalk at the 2016 New Balance Indoor Nationals Championship with a 27 second PR time of 6:43.


Track & Field Season: February – July

Sign-ups: January - May

Cross Country Season: September – December

Sign-ups: August – October

Conditioning (all sports): December – January

Sign-ups: December - January