2020-2021 Off-season and Outdoor Season FAQ
Q: How old does my child have to be to participate in Golden Elite Track and Field?
A: We train athletes age 4-18 and work with some college athletes needing to improve their times or distance for scholarship
Q: How long is the 2020 season?
A: Off-season October 10/3/20-12/27/20
-Spring/Summer season is from February-July (Traveling competition team advancing to the Junior Olympic ends Aug 7, 2021)
Q: What organization are you affiliated with?
A: AAU and USATF
Q: What does the off-season training offer?
A: Off-season provides the following:
- Conditioning for existing track and field athletes
- Fundamentals of running
- Sprint training
- Distance Training
- Field event training
Q: During outdoor Spring/Summer season is it for competition only?
A: No, during the Spring/Summer outdoor season we offer a traveling competition team and non-competition team.
Q: What area do you train athletes in?
A: Athletes are assessed and trained (regardless of competition or non-competition) in sprinting, distance, or field events.
Q: When does registration open for the 2020-2021 season?
A: Registration for the 2020 offseason opens September 26, 2020, after our virtual parent meeting and Spring/Summer season registration TBA.
Q: How do I register?
A: Click the “registration tab” on our website and complete the form. Payment will be taken at practice if you wish to pay via debit or credit card please mark on the registration form and an invoice will be emailed to you from PayPal.
Q: What is the cost to join?
A: All athletes will start as non-competition until they’ve completed tryouts, if your child makes the competition traveling team then the remainder competition fee will be due based on the number of children you have that advance after tryouts.
- Off-season $35 per child
- Spring/Summer Training
Non-competition $150 for one child and $75 for each additional child
Competition traveling team (Only if your child advances after tryouts $350 =1 child, 2 children $300, 3 children $250 each, and for each additional child after third child $200 each
Q: When is registration fee due?
A: By second practice unless payment arrangement is made.