Coach Wright has achieved the highest level of accreditation by the National Federation of High Schools, being named a Certified Interscholastic Coach as well as achieving Level 1 certification from USA Track and Field. He’s been Safesport trained and background checked as well as being certified in CPR, sudden cardiac arrest and first aid.
He has a personal best high jump of 6’5” and has been involved in coaching athletes in multiple sports for decades. He has worked with high jumpers at Irvine High School for the past several years and has helped many jumpers reach their potential. Club athletes under his guidance hold association and regional championships, have medaled at the California State Games and qualified for the USATF Junior Olympic National Finals.
Coach Wright views working with young athletes as a privilege and a great responsibility. His athletes know him as someone knowledgeable and passionate about the sport, caring and patient toward people and dedicated to producing improved results.