Tag - Cross Country

Augusta hosts Jaguar XC Invitational Sept. 9

AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men’s and women’s cross country teams host the ninth annual Jaguar Cross Country Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 9. Augusta will race a men’s...

Experts discuss quick recovery after exercising

Adam Ward, track and field and cross country head coach, and Andy Yurechko, registered dietitian, discuss what athletes should do to help their bodies recover after exercising. Be sure to visit...

Jaguar Nation's students, faculty, and staff are doing great things. Read about them

Jaguar Nation's students, faculty, and staff are doing great things. Read about them »

Jags in Rio

Two members of the Augusta University community will follow Olympian and Augusta University alumnus Pardon Ndhlovu to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games to continue documenting his inspiring story. On Aug...

Runner hits hurdle, still in race for Olympics

Pardon Ndhlovu, Augusta University alumnus and assistant cross country coach, ran the Houston Marathon on Sunday in hopes of securing his spot on the Zimbabwe Olympic marathon team. The International...

Alumnus goes ‘The Extra Mile’

The Extra Mile is a short documentary following assistant coach and recent MBA recipient Pardon Ndhlovu’s journey from Zimbabwe to Rio, by way of Augusta University. He competes...

Better than 2:16

UPDATE: Augusta University is home to an impressive number of amazing people, but few have come as far – or have the potential to go as far – as assistant coach and MBA recipient Pardon Ndhlovu, who...

Graduation Spotlight – Pardon Ndhlovu

Why did you choose Augusta University? “I’m the first one from my family in Zimbabwe to go to college. At home, it was every kid’s dream to come to the U.S. because you’re coming for a better...

Eight Track Jags Named All-Region By USTFCCCA

The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced the All-Region honorees for the 2015 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field season and the GRU Augusta...

Track Jags Await PBC Championships April 16-18

The GRU Augusta men’s and women’s outdoor track and field teams compete at the 2015 Peach Belt Conference Championships on April 16-18 at the University of Montevallo Track and Field...

Men’s Track Ranked 28th In The Nation

The GRU Augusta men’s outdoor track and field team is ranked 28th in the country for NCAA Division II Outdoor Track and Field, according to the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches...

Jags Win Savannah State Eyeopener To Start Season

Jaguar women win first at-large meet in just third season ever SAVANNAH, Ga. – The GRU Augusta women’s Outdoor Track & Field won the Savannah State Eyeopener and set two new personal records on...

Jags XC Dubbed 2015 DII All-Academic Team By NCAA

GRU men’s cross country joins 93 NCAA men’s teams to achieve USTFCCCA academic award AUGUSTA, Ga. – The GRU Augusta men’s cross country team was named one of the NCAA Division II...

GRU wins DII Award for Excellence for Peach Belt

GRU’s Operation JAG R.A.I.D. (Run. Army. Initiative. Day) event wins NCAA award AUGUSTA, Ga. – Georgia Regents University Athletics has been named the winner of the 2015 Division II Award of...

Pardon Ndhlovu qualifies for 2016 Olympics in Rio

GRU Augusta cross country and track and field assistant coach and four-time all-American in cross country and track & field for the UNC Pembroke Braves from 2009-13 Pardon Ndhlovu has made his...