The Tortoise & Hare Kid's Run Club is a running program designed to help your kids love to run. We'll focus on proper running form and practice current techniques in run training. We'll also cover pacing, goal setting, and dynamic stretching, in addition to working with your child to help begin the journey of discovering her or his potential.
This program meets twice each week for an hour and includes one time trail
Dates: Summer sessions is June 4, 2018 - July 25, 2018
Time: Mondays & Wednesdays from 6:30PM-7:30PM
Location: Rio Vista Park
Includes: 8 Weeks of training coached by experienced coaches, 1 Time Trial, Official Kid's Run Club T-Shirt, A pair of New Balance youth running shoes (valued at $65).
Cost: $110 (new members or existing members who would like another t-shirt)
Past participants: $100 (doesn't include t-shirt)
Summer and Fall Pass: $175, includes 1 Shirt and 1 pair of youth NB shoes
Age Range: 2nd-8th grade
Kick off meeting: Monday June 4, 2018 at 6:30PM at Tortoise and Hare Sports. You will receive your gift card for kids shoes at this meeting. You can have your child fit for shoes Monday, Friday 10AM - 7PM, Saturdays, 10AM - 6PM, and Sundays, 12PM - 4PM.
Summer Session First Practice at Rio Vista: June 6, 2018 at 6:30PM
Commonly asked Questions:
1. If my child is not yet in 2nd grade can she participate? Yes, if she has been running and enjoys running.
2. What if my child can’t make it to every practice or event? That is ok, we would like your child(ren) to participate as much as possible, life happens and we understand that, so if your child cant attend a couple of practices no biggie.
3. What happens if there is inclimate weather? One of the coaches will notify parents if practice will take place via email and facebook.