Youth Program

The University of Chicago Track Club (UCTC) have two track seasons (outdoor and indoor).  Outdoor season runs from May to August and we participate in approximately(15- 17) meets during this time.  And during the indoor season, 8-10 meets occur from November to March.  

Registration for Outdoor Season is Open!
Our track club takes athletes ages 5 and up.

Registration for the club requires you to fill out the registration packet for your child(ren), pay our one-time registration fee for the season.  The registration fee includes memberships to USATF and AAU. For registration information please contact the track club coach Homer Thomas at

Meet registration, including entry fees, is the responsibility of the club. The tack uniform, transportation to and from practices and meets, as well as overnight lodging are the responsibility of the parents.  Decisions on the events athletes are running are a responsibility of the coaching staff.

All of our coaches are experienced USATF, grade school, high school or college coaches.  All of our coaches work on a voluntary basis.

Track & Field Memberships

UCTC participates in meets sanctioned by the USA Track and Field (USATF) and Amateur Athletic Union (AAU).  All members of the team will become members.  

Outdoor Season

The outdoor season runs from May to August.

Begins Monday, May 15


Time Days Athletes’ Born in Year…
5:30-6:45pm Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays 2010 or before
5:30-6:45pm Wednesdays 2011 and 2012
7:00-8:45pm Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 2004 and after and athletes assigned to the older group regardless of age

ALL athletes regardless of age, must be disciplined for their age group.