* A graphic showing indoor facilities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic — Note: Virginia Beach’s new center opens in 2020; Lehigh and PG Sports Complex are flat tracks.
By Cory Mull
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Chuck Klous was making a pre-road trip stop at Brew Haha Coffee in 2018 when he met local community organizer Greg Wilson and a big idea began to form that could single-handedly pump life back into the track and field community in Delaware.
At first, though, there was some light smack talk about football.
“He had an LSU shirt on and I’m an Alabama fan,” Wilson said, “so I started talking.”
When the conversation turned to track and field, Klous, the father of four children — and four track and field athletes — explained to Wilson that he was headed to Prince George’s County in Maryland for the indoor state championships because Delaware did not have