Durham Dragons Athletics is one the of premier youth and junior development running clubs in Ontario and Canada. We are composed of highly certified coaches, national level athletes at the high school and collegiate level, and a provincially competitive youth program. The Dragons support an inclusive environment that supports athletes of all backgrounds and abilities. Our aim is to help guide our athletes' pursue and conquer their dreams in cross country, track, and the roads. We do our best to grow the sport of track & field locally by hosting races, camps, and by giving back to our community.
DRAGONS CORE VALUES
Instill values that promote character development in our athletes, coaches, families, and community
Cultivate lasting relationships and friendships that value trust, honesty, respect and inclusiveness
Demonstrate pride, work ethic, discipline, and humility in everything you do and display an attitude that promotes a love for the sport while proudly representing the club
Boys & Girls - Ages 6-9
The Junior program is a great fit for young runners and families who are showing a greater interest in a structured training atmosphere. Athletes train 2-3 times a week with training covering age-appropriate technical aspects of track and cross country running in a positive, fun and inclusive environment.
Boys & Girls - Ages 14-19
The Provincial & National program offers athletes the opportunity to compete at the highest club levels. These athletes compete in local, provincial, national and international competitions.
Boys & Girls - Ages 10-14
Our Youth program is designed to help boys and girls aged 10-14 learn the basic fundamentals of athletics while building a foundation that will help aid in the transition to high school running. Athletes compete locally and provincially while using playing other sports throughout the year.
SPRINTS, HURDLES & MULTIS
Boys & Girls - All Ages
Our Sprint, Hurdles, and Multis Program is coached by Donna Clarke, an Olympian in the Heptathlon and Owner of Quest Sports Canada. The Dragons Partnership with Quest Sports ensures athletes are put into the best environment for their success.
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