We will be competing in Park City this Friday. The bus will leave the HS in Afton at 11:00 am and we will return after the meet is over. Please pack a water bottle, a lunch, and $ if you want to purchase something afterward. Here is the information for the meet.
We will be leaving the HS for the BYU Autumn Classic this Friday at 3:15 p.m. Please remember to pack your overnight gear and some $ for dinner. The school will pay for hotel and meals the morning of the meet. This course is flat and fast, you will also be able to spectate easily from the stands. Note to parents: there is an admission fee of $5. Information can be found HERE.
We will be competing at the Soda Springs Cardinal Classic this Saturday. The buses will leave the HS at 7 a.m. and return around 4 p.m. We will travel north and pick up athletes at Thayne School and Silverstar. We will NOT be going to Etna or Alpine. The races will be held at Kelly Park Nordic Ski Trails in Soda Springs and the schedule will go as follows: MS Girls 9:30 a.m., MS Boys 10:00 a.m., JV Girls 10:30 a.m., JV boys 11:10 a.m., Varsity Boys 12:00 p.m., Varsity Girls 12:40 p.m.
This Friday we will have our first meet of the year. We will be hosting the first annual "Dairy-Air" mud run. We would like you at the site by 1:00 p.m. on Friday. Check your email, there will be a bus if your parents cannot bring you. Also, directions to the start will be included in the email. We will start with the MS girls at 2 p.m. followed by the MS Boys, HS Girls, HS boys. The MS runners will run 2 laps, the HS runners 3. You will be practicing on your own Saturday and Monday.
We are off and running- pun intended. Here is our competition schedule for 2014. Let us know if you have questions:
8/29- SV Dairy Mud Run (Draney Creek Dairy) 2 p.m. start,
9/6- Cardinal Classic (Soda Springs)
9/13- BYU Autumn Classic (Provo)
10/3- Park City
10/8- Braves Time Trial (Star Valley View Golf Course)
10/17- Regionals @ SV (Star Valley View Golf Course
10/25- State XC @ Sheridan (State VA Hospital)
Can you believe it? Where has the time gone? We are five weeks into summer and we have 5 more to go until midnight madness. Here's a great chance to assess where you're at with your summer miles. No matter how many miles you've put in so far....keep or get going! Ever day, every run counts toward achieving your goals. Remember, everyone wants to win in October, but few are willing to prepare to win in June and July. Are you a lion or a gazelle?