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Posted by Carl Curran at May 4, 2019 5:00PM PDT ( 0 Comments )

 Tailwind Track Club

Providing children the wings to take flight

Westchester, NY 

Welcome to the Tailwind Track Club (Tailwind TC) website.  Tailwind TC is a competitive youth running club, based in Westchester, NY, targeting boys and girls (ages 6-18) from beginner to elite.  Tailwind TC offers a structured training program which includes strength and conditioning, track running and group trail runs in local parks and preserves.

Our core group of athletes have been training together for over two years and are eager to greet new children who share their passion for running...and having fun.  Although the program targets youth athletes of all abilities, many of our athletes have achieved great success this year alone: 

  • Eight athletes competed in the AAU Cross Country National Championships including a national champion and two All-Americans
  • Five athletes competed in the USATF Indoor National Championships including two podium finishers and two All-Americans
  • Numerous top-3 finishes at local track, cross country and road races

If you have an athlete who is interested in joining our club, PLEASE VISIT THE "JOINING THE TEAM" TAB on this website.

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Click Here To Register For North Avenue Mile

Posted by Carl Curran at Apr 27, 2018 5:00PM PDT ( 0 Comments )

North Avenue Mile

Sunday, June 10 - New Rochelle, NY

The Tailwind Track Club is proud to announce its partnership with New Ro Runners to co-host the North Avenue Mile.  The North Avenue Mile is a one-mile road race that everyone can take part in: seasoned youth or adult runners, beginners and families.

There will be multiple race heats including youth, high school and adult age groups.

Post-Race "afterparty" with food truck festival

Register here: www.athlinks.com/event/north-avenue-mile-61915

 

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Preliminary Indoor Track Meet Schedule

Posted by Carl Curran at Dec 29, 2015 4:00PM PST ( 0 Comments )
DAY DATE MEET Organizer LOCATION
Sunday 12/27/15 Ocean Breeze Holiday Meet USATF NY Staten Island
Sunday 1/3/16 YMCA Youth Meet #1 USATF NY Brooklyn Armory
Wednesday 1/13/16 Millrose Game Trials* NYRR NYC Armory
Sunday 1/17/16 YMCA Youth Meet #2 USATF NY Brooklyn Armory
Fri/Sat 1/22 and 1/23 New Balance Games (middle school)   NYC Armory
Sunday 1/31/16 YMCA Youth Meet #3 USATF NY Brooklyn Armory
Saturday 2/20/16 Millrose Games** NYRR NYC Armory
Sunday 2/21/16 USATF Zonals USATF NY Staten Island
Sunday 2/28/16 Association Champs Nat'l Qualifier USATF NY Staten Island
Fri - Sun 3/11/16 - 3/13/2016 Hershey Indoor Championships** USATF Staten Island
         
*selected athletes      
**if qualify        
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Indoor National Team Bring Home the Hardware

Posted by Carl Curran at Apr 20, 2015 5:00PM PDT ( 0 Comments )

Congratulations to our USATF Youth Indoor National Team! Following are the results from the weekend:
Jonah Gorevic (11-12 year old boys)

  • 3000 meters 9:44.97, 1st place, national champion
  • 800 meters 2:21.28, 2nd place, All-american
  • 1500 meters 4:36.23, 1st place, national champion

Olivia Curran (15-16 year old girls)

  • 3000 meters 11:15.57, 1st place, national champion
  • 1500 meters 5:14.68, 5th place, All-american

Pippa Nuttall (15-16 year old girls)

  • 3000 meters 11:17.21, 2nd place, All-american
  • 1500 meters 5:12.31, 4th place, All-american
Julia Plawiak (9-10 year old girls)
  • 800 meters 2:47.23, 5th place, All-american
  • 1500 meters 5:27.45, 2nd place, All-american
Ari Bakraqi (8 and under boys)
  • 800 meters 3:01.98, 7th place, All-american
  • 1500 meters 6:00.11, 8th place, All-american
Boys 13-14 4x400 meters relay team (Curtis, Josh, James, Leart)
  • 4:47.97, 8th place -> P.R.
It was a fantastic event and all of our athletes did fantastic jobs! Thank you to all the parents for their support.

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Tailwind Athletes Rock at AAU XC Nationals

Posted by Carl Curran at Dec 6, 2014 4:00PM PST ( 0 Comments )

Our kids had amazing performances at AAU XC Nationals (held at Rimrock Farms at University of Kansas). Eight of our athletes traveled to Lawrence, KS to compete against some of the country's best distance runners.  We had many PR's and top-25 performances including Jordan Weiner (2nd, 7-year old age group) and Jonah Gorevic (3-time AAU XC National Champion, 11-12 age group).  Congratulations kids!!

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