Dan gabor track meet

dan gabor track meet

Mar; 4. Track and Field @ Dan Gabor Invitational. am PST - pm PST March 4th, ; This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Phone, Suggest a phone number · Address. Pleasanton, California. $ maximum fee for one school of either gender, and a $1, maximum fee for a combined school of men and women.

Despite all of his questionable decisions and unpredictable behavior, Dan could do no wrong. With his determination to do things his own way and his determination to make it all work, he frustrated and amazed his coaches all at the same time.

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His crazy hairstyles and rebellious nature frequently pissed people off, but right or wrong, his blazing fast times prompted some level of forgiveness. But Dan Gabor was not an unpredictable jerk who used big his big talent to get away with things.

  • Dan Gabor Sprint and Distance Festival will feature lots of NCS talent
  • Dan Gabor Invitational Meet Preview

Dan was a guy who was so talented that he got bored and out of boredom, he tried crazy things just to see if he could pull them off and most of the time, he could. Because beyond the Mohawk and skateboard, which is the image burned into the minds of those who knew him and remember him, and beyond the 1: Dan had the rare ability to do all the things that he did and somehow bring the whole team with him. And inthe track meet that bears his name, also bears his aura.

How else would you explain a well-established meet changing formats and moving to a new weekend?

Dan Gabor Sprint and Distance Festival will feature lots of NCS talent

People have been asking for six months why we changed to a one day meet instead of two. Well, have you seen the weather report for Friday? Granada senior John Bennett has the fastest time of the field and will be the slight favorite.

Three Dublin runners Adrian SchroederGaurav Phanse and Loic Scomparin who made up part of a very competitive Cross Country team in the fall will be looking to take down their league rival. Girls' Dan Gabor Memorial meters The race here will be for second as California senior Alyssa Brewer will get the most rest possible between the and races.

dan gabor track meet

She could lead from the front of blast the last lap but whatever she does, she will win. He finished 2nd at this league championship race last year behind eventual section champion, Niki Moore of Campolindo. Girls' meters The last time I attended this meet, the m. Hopefully, the weather will cooperate this time and the conditions will be pristine under the lights. The favorite will be St. Joseph Notre Dame junior, Emily Perez.

Dan Gabor Invitational Meet Preview

She might be doubling back from the meters which should give some of her fresh opponents a better chance to win. They are the only three runners in the field with a chance to dip under 11 minute.

Boys' meters In the final race of the day, the fast heat of the boys' meters should feature a nice healthy pack at the front with lots of boys chasing personal records. She has already scaled over 11 feet this season which is better than the PRs of the entire field.

She finished in 4th place last year at the North Coast Section Meet of Champions and will be looking to make an early-season statement here.

dan gabor track meet

On the boys' side, Brandon Quimson of Irvington is the top vaulter in the field. He's already competed this year at the National Pole Vault Summit with a best of 13'10".

Monte Vista's Kevin Strand was also at the same meet and will keep Quimson honest here as they both try to take the early lead as the best vaulter in the section. Favorites in other events include Jonathan Choi of Acalanes in the high jump with best of 6'4.

Dan Gabor Track Meet

Emily March of Granada is far and away the dominant shot putter in the field with a best that is 8 feet further than the rest of the field at 39'5". Teammate Mark Silverthorn will be just as big of a favorite in the shot put on the boys' side.

He threw a season best of 55'3" to qualify for the California State meet.