An advocate and resource for the coaches/supporters of Georgia

GATFXCCA is an association of Georgia track & field and cross country coaches/supporters.


Vision/Purpose

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TFXCCA will advance cross country and track & field in Georgia

 

Mission

Our mission is to RACE:

  • Represent coaches
    • Geographically
    • Gender
    • Minorities
    • Classification
    • Public & Private
    • Cross Country and Track & Field
  • Advocate for high standards
    • Coaching
    • Sport
    • Participation
      • Regular season
      • State advancement and finals
  • Communicate effectively
    • GATFXCCA website
    • GATFXCCA Quarterly newsletter 
    • E-mail database
    • Social media (Facebook, Twitter, etc.)
    • Media (print, TV, radio)
  • Endorse excellence
    • ​Awards (coaches and athletes)
    • Scholarships
    • Hall of Fame
    • Promote Cross Country and Track & Field
    • Educate
      • ​Annual Coaches Clinic
      • Other organization coaching courses (USATF, USTCCCA, NFHS, etc)
      • Mentoring program
      • Networking opportunities (sharing ideas, mini-clinics, other)
      • Resources/links on website
      • Code of Ethics

Philosophy / We Believe 

  • Coaches are the foundation of athlete development and the catalyst for positive change in our sport. 
  • A harmonious and diverse association stimulates innovation while maintaining traditional integrity.
  • The GATFXCCA is a resource to provide solutions to challenges within our sports. 
  • Celebrating athletes, coaches, and programs enhances our sports.
  • Character promotion is essential to true success.
  • Being an educational resource for coaches ultimately improves performance. 
  • Transparency and exemplary ethics are critical to trust, strong relationships and organizational respect.