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Welcome to the home page of the
CORNHUSKER FLYERS TRACK CLUB

The Cornhusker Flyers are a USA Track & Field Nebraska Association member youth club, offering an opportunity for boys and girls ages 18 and younger in the Omaha metropolitan area to participate in the sports of track & field and cross country.  Our track & field season runs from April to July and our cross country season runs from September to December.  To learn more about the Flyers track program, see our Club Information page. 

The 2017 Flyers track & field season has begun!  If you're ready to join for the summer, here's what to do.  If you're not sure yet, then we invite you to attend a few practices first (but please bring a completed information/waiver form with you).  If you have any questions about the Flyers, please feel free to ask any of our Coaches & Volunteers.  We look forward to seeing you at practice!

Upcoming practices:
(coaches/volunteers listed are unable to attend)
Thursday, May 18 Tuesday, May 23 Wednesday, May 24 Thursday, May 25 Tuesday, May 30
Bianca Mata Tim Vasquez Tim Vasquez
All practices at Millard South High School, 149th & Q, starting at 6:00 p.m.  Wednesday practices will begin with a team/parent meeting.

The Cornhusker Flyers now has their own Smartphone App!  It'll keep you up-to-date with your favorite team's news, events, results, and much more.  To get the full features of your team's App, you need to download Team App onto your smartphone.  Download Team App here (http://teamapp.com/app).  Its 100% FREE!  Launch Team App and search for Cornhusker Flyers.  Then:
1. Sign-up to Team App.  You'll be sent an e-mail to confirm your registration.
2. Search for your club's App and request access to group(s) that apply to you.
If you don't have a smartphone, go to https://cornhuskerflyersxc.teamapp.com.  Questions?  Contact Flyers coach Scot Rainbolt.

Going to the Nebraska state track meet?  Get a competition schedule of the Flyer kids here. (If any names are missing, please let us know.)

See the National Youth Ranking System to see how your 2017 season best marks rank nationally.

36 former Flyers are competing in track & field, cross country, and other sports at colleges and universities across the country.  (If any names are missing, let us know.)

View 2016 Nebraska Association Track & Field and Cross Country Awards Banquet pictures here.

9 Flyers competed in 11 events at the National Junior Olympic Championships at California State University in Sacramento, California from July 25 to August 31.  Our medalists include:
Ethan Ruh 17-18 Boys shot put, 57 , 6th
Sebastian Reutzel 9-10 Boys 1500 meter race walk, 13:31.51, 7th
Complete Flyer results here.

9 Flyer kids competed in 17 events at the 2016 Nebraska state high school track meets, winning a total of 12 medals, including 1 bronze, 2 silver, and 4 gold!

Upcoming events:
Flyers: To sign up for a meet, go online or contact Brian Zimmerman before the entry due date/time shown.
Sunday, May 21, 8:00 a.m. - Boys & Girls Club Jaguars Invitational @ Boys & Girls Club of the Midlands, Omaha (Flyer entries by name and by event)
Saturday, May 27, 8:00 a.m. - Apollo Track Club Invitational @ North High School, Omaha (entries due Tuesday, May 23, 11:59 p.m.)
Saturday, June 10, 8:00 a.m. - Peak Performance Track Club Invitational @ Bryan High School, Omaha (entries due Tuesday, June 6, 11:59 p.m.)
Monday, June 26 to Friday, June 30 - USATF National Youth Outdoor Championships @ Benedictine University, Lisle, Illinois (entries due Sunday, June 18, 11:59 p.m.)
performance guidelines
Saturday, July 22, 7:30 a.m. - Cornhusker State Games @ Lincoln High School, Lincoln (enter on your own by Wednesday, June 21)
Monday, July 24 to Sunday, July 30 - USATF National Junior Olympic Championships @ Rock Chalk Park, Lawrence, Kansas

Look in our Calendar page for dates, times, and sites of upcoming Flyer practices, meets, and other special events.  When possible, any postponement or cancellation information will appear on our home page as it becomes available.

USATF video Two Flyer athletes are in a USA Track & Field promotional video: Alexandria Gochenour (at 1:17, 2:30, and 4:37) and McKayla Roberts (2:20).

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Attention: ex-Flyer athletes and coaches!  Our Flyer Family News page features an Alumni Profiles section.  Let your old Flyer friends know what you're up to by sending in news about yourself.

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If you have any questions, suggestions, or comments concerning the Flyers or the web-site, please send us an e-mail.  Thanks for visiting!

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