Club Director and Head Coach: Dwayne Waite Jr.

Dwayne Waite Jr. has been coaching at the high school level for several years. His previous experience as a track and field athlete (born in Pittsburgh), paired with his background in fitness and conditioning has helped him create an environment that builds speed on a foundation of strength and endurance principles. Dwayne is thrilled to be able to offer private, club, and small group track and field training in the Pittsburgh, PA area.

He currently resides in Pittsburgh with his wife and dog.

Credentials:
USATF/NFHS Certified in Coaching Fundamentals
USATF/NFHS Certified in Coaching Track and Field
AAU Positive Coaching Alliance (PCA) certified
ACTION certificate in personal training
Team USA SafeSport Certified

Athletes Coached:
2014:
2 women State Qualifers in XC
2 girls running in the 18’s
2015:
Women’s 4×800 reached NC indoor track States
55M Hurdler male reached NC indoor track States
3 New Balance National Indoor Emerging Elite Qualifers
3 Outdoor Track NC State Qualifiers
2 NCAA D-I Recruits
2 Team Conference Cross Country Championships
Conference Coach of the Year for Girls and Boys Cross Country
1 Conference Champion
10 All-Conference Athletes
State Qualifiers for Cross Country Championships

2016:
1 NCAA D-1 Recruit
3 North Carolina NCHSAA Track and Field Championship qualifiers

2017:
2x Medalists at the Armory Youth Holiday Classic

2018:
USATF Three Rivers Championship Region 2 Qualifier
1 NCAA D-3 Recruit

From the Coach:

Greetings!

I love being able to coach track and field in my hometown of Pittsburgh, PA. From private 1-on-1 training, to club practices and meets, I look forward to meeting your athletes in Pittsburgh. Any coaching or track and field questions, please do not hesitate to email me at heroestrackclub@gmail.com