Eamonn Condon - Head Coach
Eamonn is a former participant in the Irish National Championships, and Head Coach of the cross country program at Mesa Community College. Prior to coming to Mesa in 2007, the Ahwatukee resident coached at Gateway Community College.
At Gateway, his runners had three top 10 finishes in National Junior College Athletic Association men's competition.
Condon competed in collegiate and club cross country meets and had a ninth-place finish in the National Marathon in his native Ireland. He migrated to the United States in 1991 and has held positions with major companies in the fields of travel and computer technology. He holds degrees from Dublin College of Commerce and Western Ontario University.
Eamonn begins his sixth year as head cross country coach at Mesa Community College in 2012. Prior to joining the Thunderbirds, many of his athletes have earned All-American honors and have gone on to further success in NCAA and USTAF competitions.
His stated goal is to recruit the best distance runners in Arizona and develop them into athletes that can compete at the highest levels. In doing so, he expects the Mesa men's and women's cross country teams to become perennial challengers for NJCAA National Championship honors.