Cool Trivia Fact #2

At the 1908 Olympic Games in London, the marathon distance was changed to 26 miles to cover the ground from Windsor Castle to White City stadium, with 385 yards added on so the race could finish in front of King Edward VII's royal box.
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Summer Competition Program Information




Where do we practice:  Gwynedd Mercy Academy Track
Age of kids: 8 to 18 years old (determined by their age as of Dec 31, 2018)
How many practices:  Practices are Monday through Thursday, 4 times per week.
Times of practices: 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm.  They can go longer when school is out.
Practices are not mandatory,  but to get the maximum benefit from the coaches, your athlete needs to be at most of the practices.
Costs:  $195 for the 1st child and $60 each for the second and third child.  The maximum fee is $315.00 per family.
Uniforms cost:  $45.00 per child
Registration for the summer session will start about April 15  on our website
There will be limit to the number of athletes we will take for the summer.
Practice will start Monday May 21.
Summer Track ends the last week of July.
We have coaches for sprints, hurdles, mid and long distance, throws, and jumps.

Note that you must have a current AAU membership number for each athlete first.
(The current AAU annual membership year runs from Sep 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018).

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Track meets are shown below:

1.  2018 AAU MidAtlantic District Qualifier will be at Widener University on June 9-10
2.  2017 AAU Region 2 National Qualifier will be at Richard Stockton College in Galloway, NJ on June 22 - 24
3.  2017 AAU Junior Olympic Games  - Multi events are July 27-28; Track & Field Competition is July 29th - August 4th
4. UAGTCA Meet Widener University July 20-22, 2018

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