Track and Cross Country

Elementary Fall Cross Country League

Begins Aug. 28

The Campbell County Parks and Recreation Department will hold an Elementary Fall Cross Country League and a one (1) mile race.

Age groups: first through third grades; fourth through sixth grades
Days: Will vary depending on when coaches can meet.
Dates: Aug. 28 through Oct. 28
Times: 6:15 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.
Fee: $20 per participant
Sites: Brookville, Rustburg, Altavista, and William Campbell
Deadline to register: Friday, Aug. 18

The program will officially end on Saturday, Oct. 28 with a one (1) mile cross country race, site to be determined. More information will be provided concerning the race.

Each registered runner will receive a team T-shirt. Everyone must wear running shorts, T-shirts or sweats and running shoes. No open-toed shoes or bare feet.

Participants will learn proper running form and long distance training techniques.

Coaches will be needed for each team at the different sites. Participants must register at the Parks and Recreation Office. For more information, call 434-332-9570.