Raising the Bar for Track & Field Programs


For SPIRE Academy track & field athletes, every day is a new opportunity to train with the best leaders and coaches in the industry. What other sports academy boasts an all-star team of track & field coaches and former Olympians?

  • Kibwe Johnson: Director of Track & Field and Head Coach—Throws
    • 2x Olympian
    • 3x Pan American Games medalist
    • 5x US Champion
    • All-Time world-best combined Weight Throw/Hammer Throw/Discus Throw
  • Tim Mack: Program Development Director and SPIRE’s Head Coach—Vertical and Horizontal Jumps
    • 2004 Olympic Gold Medalist—Pole Vault 
  • Kerron Stewart: Head Coach—Sprints, Hurdles & Middle Distance
    • 2x Olympian
    • 9-time global medalist
    • 10th fastest woman of all time

Our rapidly-expanding campus features over 500 acres of world-class facilities, including 750,000 sq. ft. under roof. With a new on-campus hotel and Starbucks coming soon, and new sports like soccer, lacrosse and women’s basketball added in recent months, the momentum at SPIRE has never been stronger. 

With so many world-class coaches and mentors at SPIRE, the Academy raises the bar for track & field student-athletes. SPIRE is the place where former Olympic champions train future Olympic champions and is the Gold Standard for a world class educational and athletic experience.

Your athlete deserves the best training from the biggest names in track & field while receiving college-level academic opportunities.  Find out how SPIRE’s four pillars to success are the foundation for a successful athletic future for your Olympian-in-training.

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SPIRE Contact info:

Phone: (440) 466-1002

Email: [email protected]

Address: 5201 SPIRE Circle, Geneva, OH 44041