Cough It Up

Read this tip to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. LifeTips is the place to go when you need to know about Track and Field Tips and other Track And Field topics.

How could I get a scholarship to run college track and field?

Cough It Up

There's money for the taking, If you are a track and field athlete, especially a female, research colleges that have track and field programs, their performance requirements for membership, and whether or not they give scholarships. When you find a few good fits, call the coaches after your junior year in high school.

Many people think that unless a college coach recruits them, they are not good enough for college athletics. That is untrue. College coaches are very busy with their own athletes and cannot spend all of their time recruiting. Give them a hand - they'll appreciate it and you may get a “hand” in return.



Nobody has commented on this tip yet. Be the first.


URL: (optional)


Not finding the advice and tips you need on this Track And Field Tip Site? Request a Tip Now!

Guru Spotlight
Ray Lokar