Pacific Assocation of USA Track and field

PAF 2016 Olympic Trials Elite Training Grant Applications Available

The Pacific Association USATF Foundation is providing grants to help Pacific Association elite athletes with expenses for training, qualifying and attending the Olympic Trials in Eugene next July. Most grants will be for $1000.

Who is eligible? Any currently registered Pacific Association athlete, who lives in the association, is eligible to compete for the United States in international competition and has competed in the US National Outdoor Championships this Olympiad or who has qualified or is trying to qualifying for the US Trials.

CLICK HERE for more information and the application form.

Return application by midnight of Monday, February 1, PST. to George Kleeman, PAUSATF Foundation, 5104 Alhambra Valley Road, Martinez, CA 94553‑9773 (Must be postmarked by Friday, January 29) or preferably scan and e‑mail it to [email protected] or fax to 925‑229‑2940.

Questions: George Kleeman at [email protected] or 925‑229‑2927

Submission: Deadline for receipt of application 12:00 a.m. PST, Monday, February 1, 2016 PST.

Notification: Successful recipients will be notified by e‑mail by February 15th.

Past Recipients


2012 Olympic Trials

Athlete Event Standard Grant Award

Erica McLain Triple Jump IAAF A $1000

Suzy Powell Discus IAAF A 1000

Ronald Brookins 100mH IAAF A 1000

Rubin Williams Sprints IAAF A 1000

Garrett Heath Distance IAAF B 800

Lauren Smith Sprints/Jumps IAAF B 800

Nkosinza Balumbu Jumps Olympic A 600

Kim Conley Distance Olympic A 600

Jane Doolittle High Jump Olympic A 600

Alexandra Kosinski Distance Olympic A 600

Scott Roth Pole Vault Olympic A 600

Annie Bersagel Distance Olympic B 400

Jere Summers Discus Olympic B 400

Chris Kirkwood Javelin Olympic B 400

Mary Quiett Middle Distance Olympic B 400

Yosef Ghebray Distance Olympic B 400

Rachel Longfors Discus Olympic B 400

Kate Niehaus Distance Olympic B 400

Amy Haapanen Hammer Olympic B 400

Mark Matusak Distance 200

Kaitlin Gregg Distance 200

Jonathan Sees Middle Distance 200

Sara Ackman Discus 200

Stephanie Pancoast Distance 200

2012 Total Grant Money Awarded $12,800


2015 Elite Training Grants

Athlete Home Town Discipline Grant

Alycia Cridebring Pleasant Hill Track $1000

Dominque Jackson Fairfield Track $1000

Rachel Mitchell Sacramento Track $1000

Lauren Wallace Fairfield Track $1000

Amy Haapanen Manteca Hammer $1000

Megan McKee San Jose Hammer $1000

Jere’ Summers Berkeley Discus $1000

Brysun Stately Citrus Heights Pole Vault $1000

Robyn Stevens Mt. View Race Walk $1000

Molly Friel Sacramento Marathon $500

Malcom Richards San Francisco Marathon $500

Total Grants 2015 $10,000