Cape Girardeau Youth Track Club Starts March 27

By Urban Petersen
Marketing and Communications Assistant
Spring 2012 Public Information Intern

The Parks and Recreation Department would like to invite youth, ages 6-14, to participate in the 2012 Youth Track Club.

Practice begins on March 27 and will continue every Tuesday and Thursday from 5:15 to 6:30 p.m. to start the season. Starting in April practices will be held on Tuesdays with meets on Thursdays.

The season continues through May, ending with the Hershey Track and Field Local Meet. You may also choose to participate in weekend meets that are held in various local communities.  It costs $50 to participate and includes a t-shirt, at least four home meets, three away meets, and practices. Additional away meets cost $8 per meet. There is a $5 discount if more than one of your children would like to participate.

Registration is open now, and ends on March 23 at the A. C. Brase Arena. Our hours are from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. For more information or questions please call the A. C. Brase Arena at 573-339-6340.