Coach "D" Richard David
Coach David is a Level 1 Certified USATF Coach and has coached youth athletes for 16 years. He is a retired marine of 20 years. Known to the Blue Lightning Track Club as “Coach D” – he is well-rounded in multiple track and field events and competed in cross country, 100, 200, 400, 4×200, and the long jump in high school.
Coach D has coached USATF Clubs and ALL-Americans in North Carolina. He has numerous coaching training certifications and camps, including for the Military Para Olympics in Colorado Springs in the Wounded Warrior Program.
Coach D Says, “I coach for the love of track and field and teaching and training young people to be the best version of themselves and become an asset to society.”
Basketball, flag, and eight-man football in the military.
Education: USATF, U.S. Marines, Military Para Olympics in Colorado Springs in the Wounded Warrior Program.
I look forward to coaching your Champion!