Coed Team – all K – 8th graders are eligible.All younger runners, under 3RD grade must have parent present at all practices. Runners will compete in the following distances based on grade: Kdg. - 500m 1st & 2nd grade - 1K Requirements:
Focus on cardiovascular fitness
Education on running safety & form
Basics of competitive running
A positive attitude and a willingness to work hard.
A quality pair of lace up running shoes.
A completed permission form.
Emphasis: All participants will be invited to run a 5K in October as well as additional races in conjunction with Calumet Striders Jr Program & other schools in the area. The runners will have the opportunity to compete in approximately 5 races held on Saturday mornings Sept – Oct.
Discovery Charter School is a free public school open to all eligible candidates subject to space and staff availability. No student or applicant at Discovery Charter School shall, on the basis of ethnicity, religion, national origin, gender, income level, disabling condition, proficiency in the English language, or athletic ability, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any educational program or activity.