Coach Rios is a USATF Certified Coach for Cross-Country and Track & Field. A runner himself, Rios began his coaching career in 2010 with aspirations to cultivate a love for the sport amongst the youth in the area. The desire to share his passion with others continues to influence his coaching today.
Throughout his career, Coach Rios and his teams have achieved many notable accolades at the local, state and national levels; however, he considers it his greatest achievement when his athletes apply what they’ve learned from the sport to other areas of their lives in order to help them find personal success.
Rios currently serves as the Head Coach of Cross-Country and Head Distance Coach of Track & Field at St. Francis High School. He also serves as Assistant Sprint Coach at Jesuit High School.
Sacramento Elite was established in order to provide a platform for training and competition for the youth community.