Landrum cross country, track coach Darby named finalist in national Brooks Inspiring Coaches Program

Published 3:07pm Thursday, August 2, 2012

The 2012 Inspiring Coach of the Year will be selected from the 25 finalists in the fall. The grand prize winner will be the coach who gets the most votes.
Anyone who has a Facebook page and is interested in supporting Darby for this award, and at the same time supporting the running programs at Landrum High School, may vote at www.facebook.com/brooksrunning?v=app_399617596765925. Scroll down the stories and photos until you see Coach Jeremy Darby and cast your vote. You may vote multiple times, but only once per day. This coach will receive an additional:
• $5,000 in Brooks running shoes, apparel and accessories for his or her team
• $2,000 cash for team expenses (paid to the school athletic department or booster club)
• A trip for two to the 2013 Brooks PR Invitational track and field meet scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, at the University of Washington Dempsey Indoor Arena in Seattle, Wash.
Darby said he appreciates the support he receives from the school system and his colleagues.
“I am so blessed to be a part of the District One family,” said Darby. “The students, parents, administration and fellow staff members are always so supportive, and I think that is the key to a successful program. I appreciate the recognition, team equipment and resources that the Brooks Inspiring Coaches Program has brought to our running program here at Landrum High School.”

Want to vote for Coach Darby?
To vote for Coach Jeremy Darby and support the running program at Landrum High School at the same time, visit www.facebook.com/brooksrunning?v=app_399617596765925. Scroll down the stories and photos until you see Coach Jeremy Darby and cast your vote. You may vote multiple times, but only once per day.
– article submitted by Paula Brooks

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