John Mackall

John loves sports, just about every sport and has participated and taught many sports over the years. He has a Physical Education degree from Shepherd College where he played football. John also, participated in Track and Field as a youngster starting at the age of 10 running sprints and throwing shot put. Even today he loves to bike, ski, swim, rock climb, play soccer, golf, racquetball, and has participated in several Sprint Triathlons.

John has been camp director for the CrossLife Track & Field Camp for the past 12 years.


Lisa Otera

Lisa competed for Coastal Carolina University from 2000-2003 in a variety of events including sprints, hurdles, pole vault, hammer throw, and the heptathlon. Nowadays she is mostly retired from track except for when she jumps over the toys strewn around the house or when she runs to the park with her kids on their bikes yelling, “Faster, Mommy! Faster!”