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SB Track Club Hosting Community Event to Support Olympian Nwaba

On Saturday, July 23 from 9:30am – 10:30am at Westmont College, the Santa Barbara Track Club will host a community event for all ages to support Barbara Nwaba on her road to the Rio Olympic Games. The event will feature three events—Obstacle Course, 800m Time Trial and the Friends & Family 4x400m.

Tickets per event are $10 or families can purchase a pack of three tickets for $16.

Pathway to the Podium Obstacle Course (1 Ticket): You’ll be racing through the rain forest, crawling under barriers, sprinting around the trees, hitting targets, on the road to your destination – The Rio Olympics Games. How fast can you go?!

800m Time Trial (1 Ticket): Race the 800m in our community race around the track. Barbara Nwaba has a personal best in the 800m of 2:07 and to punch her ticket to the Rio Olympic Games, Nwaba clocked a 2:11!. Can you beat heptathlete and 2016 Rio Qualifier, Barbara Nwaba? Let’s find out! Races begin at 10:00am.

Friends & Family 4x400m (1 Ticket): We’ll supply the relay baton – you supply the team! Pick your order and get the squad warmed up by 10:10 – The race begins at 10:15am! One lap per team member if you only have three, someone can run twice!

If supporters cannot make the event but would like to support the Santa Barbara Track Club’s trip to the 2016 Olympic Games, you can look into the following options:

T-Shirt Campaign –

Santa Barbara Track Club online donations –

Information provided by Santa Barbara Track Club

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