Cool Trivia Fact #3

Bob Beamon's 29' 2 1/2" (8.90 meters) world long jump record set at the Mexico City Olympics in 1968 was finally broken by Michael Powel in 1991 in Tokyo with a jump of 29' 4 1/2" (8.95 meters)
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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, 2019)
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:  $57.00 per child (minimum, could be slightly higher)
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 Tuesday 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, 2018 to August 31, 2019).

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Track meets are shown below:

2019 AAU MidAtlanticDistrict Qualifier will be at Widener University on June 14-16
2019 AAU Region 2 National Qualifier will be at Richard Stockton College in Galloway, NJ on June 28 -30
2019 AAU Junior Olympic Games will be at North Carolina A & T, Greensboro, NC -Multi events are July 27-28; 

Track & Field Competition is July 29th -August 3rd

UAGTCA Meet Widener University July 19-21, 2019

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