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Oakland Cubs

The Oakland Cubs is a youth running team. We are part of USATF and AAU and participate in cross country in the fall and track and field in the spring. Our team consist of recreational and competitive runners of various ages. 

The youth runners learn running technique, teamwork, sportsmanship, resiliency, among other life skills, all while having fun. All practices and competitions are age appropriate and based on years running. 

All youth are welcomed to join. No child wanting to participate will be turned away. 

SCHOLARSHIPS AVAIABLE!

Click here to fill out the financial aid application.

Or email Andrea at info@oaklandcubs.com for information regarding full and partial scholarships.

Athletes' Mission Statement

The Cubs community works hard, together.

We value the fun, the sportsmanship, and the challenge that are all part of our sport.

We are all Oakland Cubs, and we always try our best.

By Oakland Cub Athletes 2019 (Facilitated by Talia G., Captain '19)

Track and Field Season 2023 Registration Now Open!

Track and Field will being in February. Youth ages 4 and up can join. Athletes will compete in a variety of track and field events, including sprints, hurdles, jumps, throws, and RaceWalk. Practice times are below. Sign up today!

If you are in need of financial assistance, please fill out this form.

  • 8U Sessions
    • Wednesdays 5-5:45p meet @ Lake Temescal in Oakland
    • Sundays 9:15-10a @ MLK track in Berkeley
    • Session 1: Feb 22-Apr 16 $225
    • Session 2: April 19-Jun 11 $225
  • Regular Sessions: February 22- June 11 from 6-7:30 $500
    • Tuesdays 6-7:30p- Field Events and RW Athletes
    • Wednesdays & Fridays 6-7:30p- All Athletes
    • Location: Oakland Technical HS
    • Sundays 10a-12p @ MLK track
    • Open to all abilities/levels
  • Championship Season: June 12- July 30 $300
    • Tuesdays 6-7:30p- Field Events and RW Athletes
    • Wednesdays & Fridays 6-7:30p- All Athletes
    • Location: Oakland Technical HS
    • Sundays 10a-12p @ MLK track
    • For athletes looking to continue to train and take part in championship meets
    • Athletes must ne able to complete the entire practice and be focused throughout
    • By approval of coach

Winter Conditioning

 

Winter  Classes Start January 3rd. Click Here to Sign up today!

 

  • Form, Run and Weights (Sundays Jan 8 - Jan 29 @ 10a-12p)

    • For experienced middle and high school runners.

      • Classes will start with drills that focus on running form and posture, followed by a trail run, concluding with weight training. 

      • Cost: $200

      • Max 10 athletes

      • Click Here to Register 

  • Winter Conditioning (Mon/Wed/Fri 4:30-5:30p)

    • Overall conditioning for all athletes.

    • Classes will focus on speed, agility, reaction time, and overall body strength. Games, drills, and body weight exercises will be utilized to create fun and effective conditioning classes.  Athletes should bring a water bottle and exercise mat to each class. 

      • Session 1: Jan 2- Jan 20 

      • Session 2: Jan 23 - Feb 10

      • Cost: $300 for 1 session OR $550 for both sessions

        • (If you are planning on signing up for both sessions email info@oaklandcubs.com to receive a discount code. You must sign up for both at the same time to receive the discount.)

      • Max 15 athletes

Oakland Cubs Team Store

Support the club and show your support with SWAG!

Buy team sweatshirts, bags, and warm-ups here.

PAUSATF 2023 T&F Schedule and Results

View PAUSATF meet calendar and results here.

Specialized Individual Training

Need to gain speed, endurance, and/or agility for another sport or to hit your PR? Looking for individual speed, agility or endurance training? Email ajohson-personaltrainer@yahoo.com to receive information on specialized, individual training. 

    Track and Field 2022

    Medal winners from AAU West Coast Championship in Reno

    AAU West Coast Championship in Reno

    Get ready for the 2022 Track and Field season. The season start February 23rd and runs through the end of July for those that qualify and attend the Junior Olympic in Sacramento, CA. Practices will be Wednesdays and Fridays around 6-7:30p and Sundays 10:00a-12:00p. Also, new this year we will have an 8U option. Those wanting earlier practices for their young athletes can opt for the 8U practices, Wednesdays 2:30-3:15p and Sunday 9:15-10a.

    Hope to see you there. Registration is open!


    Updates & News

    Opening Ceremonies Junior Olympics 2022
    2021 Cross Country Team at PA Championship

    Andrea Johnson

    Oakland Cubs

    Phone: 5107259970

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    Oakland Cubs Sponsors

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    Support local youth by sponsoring the Cubs. We are an all inclusive youth running club that teaches sportsmanship, leadership skills, team building, and resiliency through sport. Contact Coach Johnson about becoming a sponsor. 

    Become a sponsor

    Visit Website

    Support local youth by sponsoring the Cubs. We are an all inclusive youth running club that teaches sportsmanship, leadership skills, team building, and resiliency through sport. Contact Coach Johnson about becoming a sponsor. 

    Become a sponsor

    Visit Website

    Support local youth by sponsoring the Cubs. We are an all inclusive youth running club that teaches sportsmanship, leadership skills, team building, and resiliency through sport. Contact Coach Johnson about becoming a sponsor.