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About Us - USATF Pacific Foundation


Who We Are

  • Non-profit 501(c)(3) charity supporting athletes and coaches in track & field, cross country and long distance running, and race walking
  • All board members and officers of the Foundation are volunteers and members of the USATF Pacific Association

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What We Do

  • Raise funds for Grants through Donations, Major Gifts, and Sponsorships
  • Coordinate with the USATF Pacific Association on candidates for grants
  • Since 2015, the USATF Pacific Foundation has made over 35 grants to athletes and over 30 grants to coaches.


How We Started

Margaret Sheehan led the creation of the Foundation in 2011 for the Pacific Association.  She is a Master Official who was previously a university officials coordinator and has been selected for national championship meets.

George Kleeman led the activities of the Foundation until his passing in April 2018. George was selected to officiate and referee at numerous national and international championships, and at two Olympic games.

USATF Associations: CA and northwest NV


USATF Pacific geographical area in green:

North boundary:  Oregon border

South boundary:  San Luis Obispo (not including Fresno)

East boundary:  Northwest Nevada (just beyond Reno)

Consider becoming a USATF Pacific Official!


The Foundation also provides grants to develop and train officials.

Find out how to become an Official


All donations go to help our rising young Athletes and the Coaches in our communities

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