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Track Coach Chris Korfist

Chris has been coaching track for 22 years in Illinois. After a stint as a Graduate Assistant at Northern Illinois University, he has coached high school football and track at Hinsdale Central, Downers Grove North and York high schools, producing 59 all-state track athletes, three individual state champions, two team state champions, three 2nd place team finishes, and two 3rd place finishes. His sprint relays at York High School have run some of the fastest times in the history of the state of Illinois. He owns the Slow Guy Speed School which is a gym that focuses on running and athletic development from which other 46 all-state athletes and six All Americans have trained. He used to write for the and web sites with athlete coach Dan Fichter. He speaks frequently throughout the Midwest at various track clinics and is a master trainer in Be-Activated muscle activation. He also had the opportunity to work occasionally with some Olympic sprinters and other professional athletes.