Coach

  • Head Coach: TJ Garlatz (thaddeusiii@gmail.com)

Head Coach TJ Garlatz designs and supervises team workouts.  TJ has devoted his coaching career to helping runners to develop an appreciation and knowledge for the sport.

For 11 years, TJ was employed as the Associate/Assistant Head Coach for cross country & track at the University of Alaska-Anchorage (UAA), which is one of the most successful NCAA D-II running programs in the United States. While at UAA, TJ coached over 100 All American athletes and 8 national champions. Prior to UAA, TJ served as an Assistant Coach at Western Washington University (WWU).

TJ is a graduate of the University of Washington (BA, Mathematics) and Western Washington University (MS, Exercise Science).  He was a NCAA Division-II Academic All American at WWU where he was the conference champion in the 10,000-meter run.  TJ and his wife have two young children and reside in Bellingham, WA.