Making Champions Of Others
Coach Weber has over 30 years of successful coaching experience at many levels. He has coached high school state champions, State championship cross country teams, U.S. Olympic Trials qualifiers, American Master's record runners and a Paralympic World Champion.
In his last nine cross country seasons as head coach, coach Weber has coached 9 Washington state cross country championship teams, 17 league cross country championships, and 17 district championships. He also coached other state podium teams during this same time period including three runner up team placings at the state cross country championships.
Coach Weber was named by his peers as a Washington State cross-country coach of the year 4 times in his last nine seasons as a head coach. During this same period, coach Weber coached three individual Washington State High School cross-country state champions. He was named girls cross-country coach of the decade by "The Runner" in December 2019.
In track, Coach Weber has coached individual state champions in the 800
meters,1600 meters, and 3200 meters with numerous podium finishers. He also
coached the mid and long distance teams on several state championship and
podium placing track and field teams.
Coach Weber currently coaches cross country and track at Pope John Paul II High School in Lacey, Washington. He came out of retirement in 2018 to coach cross country at Pope John Paul II High School after coaching at Northwest Christian High School for seven years. The Pope John Paul II Girls cross-country team won the state cross-country championship in their division in just their second year with a full team in 2019.
Coach Weber also helped start the first ever Track and Field program at Pope John Paul II High School in 2018. Pope John Paul II High School in Lacey, Washington is a relatively new high school that is ten years old. In their second year with a girls team, the Pope Paul II ladies cross-country team won the state championship in 2019.
Coach Weber's career includes coaching a Paralympic sprinter to two gold medals in the world championships and setting a world record in the 200 meters. He has also coached a Master's runner to American records and several U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials qualifiers.
Coach Weber is a certified running fitness coach and has taken USA Level 3 coaching
classes from some of the best middle and long distance coaches in the world.
During his running career, Coach Weber was a nationally ranked USA miler and all-time record holder of The Original Ultimate Runner Competition—a 10k, 400 meters, 100 meters, mile, and a marathon all run on the same day.
Coach Weber scored higher than ultra-marathon national record holders, national road racing champions, Olympic runners at 1500 and 5000 meters, Olympic marathon runners, and many other athletes in setting the all-time record in the original Ultimate Runner Competition.
You can read more about the original Ultimate Runner Competition here: https://www.coachweber.org/The-Original-Ultimate-Runner.html