Storm Newsletter for September 27, 2021
Greetings!
This week we enter the the last month of the season! The athletes are all improving and getting fast!! We can really see the improvement in all of them!!
I would like to Thank Coach Jimmy and Coach Kevin, not only for helping train the youth but for jumping in and being the rabbits last week, and Coach Mike for riding most of the races again too! All our Coaches dedicate so much time to the Storm Kids, thank you. The Storm is defiantly the Leader of the Conference!!!

All results and be viewed on our website, just click on the cross country link from the top banner and select 2021 cross country! You can also view the top 10 all time Storm Runners and the top 50 all time Conference runners on each course! We will also have the Conference rankings up each week a few days after each meet. You can also view results on livetrackresults.com.

Weekly Schedule :
Monday - 6:00 - 7:15 - Central Park
Tuesday - 6:00- 7:15 - Central Park
Thursday - 6:00 - 7:15 - Central Park
Saturdays- 7:00 - 11:00 - Paloma Vista Park, Palmdale

Due to loosing the day light we will have all remaining practices at Central Park Practice is usually done by 7:15, please make sure you are there for pickup
LOST AND FOUND I have collected a lot of warm up gear and back packs! Please make sure your athletes come home with their belongings!! All items should be picked up today if possible!!

Warm ups - As the weather starts to change your athletes will need to have warm up gear for after practice !! You can still purchase some of the Storm gear from the website or at Thursday practices.

Safety Concerns- Please continue to practice safety procedures, wash hands, keep appropriate distance, and If your child or anyone in your house hold is sick Stay home, Please be sure to inform us if your child or any member in your home test positive for Covid -19.
Meet at Paloma Vista Park

The first race will begin at 08:30 a.m. Races will start approximately every 15-25 minutes. This course is almost all on grass!
DIVISIONS & DISTANCE: ALL TIMES ARE APPOXIMATE
7:45 - Self Guided walk through
8:30 am SUB & GREMLIN GIRLS – 7/8 (Born in 2013 or 2014) 2K
8: 45 am SUB & GREMLIN BOYS – 7/8 (Born in 2013 or later) 2K
9:05 am BANTAM GIRLS - 9/10 (Born 2011 or 2012) 3K
9:25 am BANTAM BOYS – 9/10 (Born 2011 or 2012) 3K
9:45 am MIDGET GIRLS – 11/12 (Born 2009 or 2010) 3K
10:05 am MIDGET BOYS – 11/12 (Born 2009 or 2010) 3K
10:25 am YOUTH GIRLS – 13/14 & 15-18 (Born 2003 - 2008) 4K (2 AGE GROUPS)
10:45 YOUTH BOYS – 13/14 & 1518 (Born 2003 to 2008) 4K (2 AGE GROUPS)
Volunteers needed

Tent set up -bring tents and set up 7:00 am -2 people
Tag table 7:00 - help hand out athletes tags - 2 people at all times
Finish Line - 4 people! This a fun place to work and greet all the kids!!
Clean up - 4 people, break down the course and load trucks

We are in need of "Turtles" to follow all races. As you saw there are a lot of new slower runners that need help near the end of each race and next week we will run most age groups in separate girls and boys races. We also need rabbits to lead the races with either running or bikes
Saturday's Race Information / Results
This is a really fun course all on dirt and in a park! There is plenty of parking. We will again work on the finish line so if you have not volunteered this is a great place to do it !!
Spirit Store
Our online store, is up on the website but does not have all items on it yet, but you can purchase and pick up at practice on Thursday!