1ST ANNUAL MIDDLE SCHOOL TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS
THE CHARLOTTE FLIGHTS TRACK AND FIELD CLUB
MECKLENBURG COUNTY PARK AND RECREATION
THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA CHARLOTTE
IRWIN BELK TRACK
Saturday, May 18, 2013
MEET DIRECTOR: Anthony James, MCPR - Athletic Coordinator
ELIGIBILITY: Open to any individual boy or girl who is enrolled in grades 7 – 8. No teams allowed. Each individual may compete in a maximum of 4 events if at least 1 event is a field event.
AWARDS: The top six finishers in each event will receive ribbons. Outstanding Athlete Award for the top girl and boy performance by grade level (7th, and 8th).
EQUIPMENT: Athletes must use the starting blocks and batons provided by the meet. Throwers must provide their own implements and have them checked and certified at least one (1) hour before competition.
ENTRY INFO: Entry fee is $6.00 for each individual event an athlete enters. (See event schedule for events offered)No entry fee will be transferred or refunded. On-line entries will be accepted using COACHO (follow instructions carefully). Please visit www.coacho.com to register. Entries and changes can be made thru COACHO, up to the entry deadline of Wednesday, April 15, 2013. Make checks (certified or cashier checks only) payable to the CFTC, P.O. Box 562163, Charlotte, NC 28256.
FACILITIES: 400 meter all weather (Martin Surface) track; 8 42” lanes, all weather runways and concrete circles. FAT timing. Concession stands open during meet. No tape decks, radios or glass containers allowed in the stadium. Tents and/or umbrellas will not be allowed on lower levels of the stadium. Individual packets will be available at the track on Friday, April 17, 2013 from 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm. Track will be open for practice
The Charlotte Flights offer event timing services for various fun runs, 5ks, cross country, high school and college meets. Contact Alvin Woods at 704-236-4512 or Anthony James at 980-722-2303 or Pearl Williams to discuss your event.
Click above to download some sound advice provided by Charlotte Flights parent and board member, Duane Orr.
Please wear running sneakers to practice
·Rainout number 704- 336-5956 (updated after 4:00 pm). ·Park on the Johnson C. Smith campus and walk across the street into the stadium. ·Please bring your child with comfortable clothes/shoes ready to practice. ·Bring a copy of your child’s birth certificate.