Shane Gelhaus - Sprint Coach
Shane participated in track at North Iowa High of Buffalo Center where he specialized in 200’s and 400’s. He was fortunate enough to run at the state track meet all four years. He enjoys track so much that his family now has a tradition of going to Des Moines to watch the state track meet every year. He also participated in football, basketball and baseball. He attended Waldorf College for 2 years and transferred to UNI where he earned his BA. He works for the Sherwin Williams Company where he is a Credit Manager.
Shane is married to Rebecca who is a self employed Dietician. They have a 12 year-old son and a 9 year-old daughter. His daughter Kenley was a 3 time state champion as an 8 year old in the 100, 200 and 400. She participated at regionals qualifying for nationals in the 200 and 400. Last year she competed at regionals in the 200, 400 and 800 and qualified for nationals in the 800. Shane enjoys coaching his son; Drake’s flag football and baseball teams. Shane feels it is very satisfying seeing our youth work hard and achieving their goals.