Track and Field is designed to be a program to teach the basic skills of track and field. Program includes at least 10 practices as well as at least 3 track meets. The track and field program will compete against other programs from other city recreation departments so some travel with this program is required.
Program Details 2018
Registration: February 5 to April 2
Late Registration Fee: $10. If you miss the registration deadline you will be placed on a wait list. If there is room in the program you will be called to sign up. A $10 fee will apply to those coming off the wait list.
Where: Westlake HS Track
Who: Ages 7 to 14 years old. Ages are determined by USATF age guidelines which are birth year and not actual age.
When: Season Starts April 16
Includes: At least 10 practices, at least 3 meets, and a team shirt
Practices will be held Mondays and Wednesdays. There will be two practice times in the evening. Depending on registration numbers the age groups will be divided evenly between the two practices. All practices will be held at the Westlake High School track.
A mandatory parent meeting will be held before the season begins. Because of the nature of track and field parents and athletes are responsible to know how practices and meets are to be conducted. This meeting is very important to receive this information. Time and date TBD.