Summer is fading. Bad news for some but not those who love cross country running. Our season starts now!
MARs will launch its 2016 season with a fun race, Friday Aug 22 at 6:30, with registration at 6:15 at Conroy Track. The race is free to MARs members and anyone in the community who signs a waiver. The course will be 5K. The race will be part of an MARs Evening Cross Country Running Camp this week (5-8pm) with camp participants finishing their week with a race. Bring a friend and come try it out. To register for the race click here.
MARs XC season has several races this year. All are optional. Your first race (except Muskoka Mud Run) ever in XC will be on us and the dates are as follows (distances listed are Masters distances):
Sunday September 25, Taylor Creek (Toronto), 5K at 1pm. Depart Summit Center 9 am
Saturday October 1, Morrison Meadows, Bracebridge. Click here.
Sunday October 16, Sunnybrook Park (Toronto), 8K at 1pm. Depart Summit Center 9 am
Sunday November 13, Niagara Falls, Ontario XC Championships, 5K. Depart November 12.
Saturday November 26, Kingston, Canadian XC Championships, 8K. Depart November 25.
Cross country morning workouts for MARs members are Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6:15 am beginning August 29 at Conroy Track and Sundays at 7:30 am (location TBA weekly). Find details at the TeamSnap calendar.
Hoyas XC Season begins Thursday September 8 with an 11:30 am team meeting and first practice after school at 3:20pm in the school cafeteria. If you’re not running yet it is time to start!
See you on the roads, golf courses, and trails…….