Meet Our Coaches

"A good coach can change a game. A great coach can change a life."

-John Wooden

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Head Coach and  Founder

Danny Aguas

Coach Aguas has worked with athletes of all ages to prepare for competitions from sprints to distance events.

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Assistant Track Coach

Christian Ivonnet

Christian Ivonnet is a Miami Elite alumni, trained by Coach Aguas and Coach Michelle. Since then has become a state champion in the 4x800m and a state qualifier in the 3200m; earning him a roster spot on the FIU XC&TF team. 

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Assistant Track Coach

Alejandro Garcia

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Head Developmental Coach

Michelle Bueno

Coach Bueno has been assisting Coach Aguas since the start of Miami Elite and was even one of his athletes. She is now working closely with athletes to better their technique and form. 

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Assistant Developmental Coach

Daniela Darias 

Daniela Darias had a late start to her running career but in less than a year she earned a spot on the FIU XC & TF team. Since then has been invested in the sport and has started her coaching career with Our Lady of Lourdes and Miami Elite.

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Assistant Track Coach

Alec Collado

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Head Sprints Coach

Tavius Ferguson

Coach Ferguson started off running long distances but shortly after he switched over to sprints. He earned a collegiate scholarship to Warner University and has since been coaching short distances all around South Florida. 

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Assistant Sprints & Jumps Coach

Raul Ley

Raul Ley graduated from Doral Academy Charter High School in 2020 . Since then, he has founded a clothing brand, Think Later, and has started coaching at Doral as an alumnus and Miami Elite.

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Assistant Track Coach

Daniel Salmanzadeh

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