Tag Archives: Florida Gators Track and Field

Gators Track and Field Hosts Tom Jones Memorial Invitational

Florida track and field hosts the Tom Jones Memorial Invitational beginning Friday. This is the Gators’ second home meet of the season. https://twitter.com/GatorsTF/status/1777836128134996407 History of the Invitational UF created this meet in 2008 to honor the late Gators track and field coach Tom Jones. Jones led Florida’s women’s track and …

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Gators Host Pepsi Florida Relays


Gators Track and Field is hosting their first of three outdoor home meets this season in the 2024 Pepsi Florida Relays. Home Swamp Home 🏡 🟦 Pepsi Florida Relays📍 GAINESVILLE, Fla.🏟️ Percy Beard Track📰 https://t.co/FMB5y5LoFj📊 https://t.co/qwMywMEJxt🎟️ https://t.co/SJ3eymfuow#GoGators | #FLRelays24 pic.twitter.com/zGIH1GyPOS — Gators Track and Field & Cross Country (@GatorsTF) March …

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Florida Cross-Country Star Parker Valby Breaks NCAA 5,000m Record

Parker Valby

Before Saturday, no woman had ever ran sub-15 minutes in the 5,000m race during collegiate competition. That was until Florida’s Parker Valby came along. PARKER VALBY 🙌 a NEW collegiate record with a 14:56.11 in the 5000M pic.twitter.com/vAHsDOMQxz — FloTrack (@FloTrack) December 2, 2023 In her first ever indoor 5,000m …

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FEATURE: Netherlands Native van Daalen Feels at Home at Florida Ahead of Sophomore Season

To celebrate International Education Week, WRUF is publishing profiles of UF student-athletes all week. Alida van Daalen arrived at the University of Florida in January 2023, ready for a new chapter of her life. Within the next six months, she became an SEC champion, earned multiple awards and etched her …

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