Coach Andy Carr

Coach Andy Carr has served as Community Coach for Cross Country since 2004 and has the distinct honor of being named the 2008 Fulton County Boys Cross Country Coach of the Year. He also coaches the distance runners for Track & Field in the spring. Coach Carr has been running for over 30 years and has been a competitive distance runner since 1976. He started running in elementary school to make his school’s relay team, and once he started, he never stopped. He ran Cross Country and Track in Junior and Senior High and continued to compete while in college. Coach Carr attended Roanoke College for undergraduate work and then University of Oregon for graduate work. Coach Carr is a USATF Master level official and works full time for the Atlanta Track Club. He also serves as the Long Distance Running Record Keeper for USA Track & Field. His message to athletes is “Success isn’t how far you got, but the distance you traveled from where you started.”