Cornhusker Flyers

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Meet Schedule & Results Updated!
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Emily Sisson, Katelyn Gochenour,
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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 2016 Flyers cross country practice schedule is available on the Practices page.  Practices are at Walnut Grove Park, near 151st & Q Streets.  Meet at the east shelter house.  Newcomers are welcome to attend a few practices and try it out. 

See the National Youth Ranking System to see how your 2016 season best marks rank nationally.

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!

32 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 2015 Nebraska Association Track & Field and Cross Country Awards Banquet pictures here.

Upcoming events:
Sunday, October 30, 2:00 p.m. - Omaha Racers Cross Country Invitational @ Walnut Grove Park, Omaha
Sunday, November 13, 2:00 p.m. - USATF Nebraska Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships @ Walnut Grove Park, Omaha
Saturday, December 10, 9:00 a.m. - USATF National Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships @ Veterans Park, Hoover, Alabama
Monday, July 24 to Sunday, July 30, 2017 - USATF National Junior Olympic Track & Field 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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