Track & Field 2019 Season
January 23, 2019

Thank you all who were able to come to our "Meet the Coaches" Open House! this past Saturday. It was so exciting to meet so many new families and see our returning athletes.
We are still hoping to have a few new coaches join us for the season. We will be holding a Coaches training and clinic on Saturday Feb 2nd. Please join us if you are interested. We will train you, so no experience needed, just a love of the sport and athletes. Please contact Coach Elaine at if you would like to help out.

Please be sure to look at the full newsletter each week. There are a lot of events starting and we do all our communication via website and newsletter. There is a calendar link on the website that has our tentative schedule, but it is subject to change. The weekly schedule will be sent out every Monday when season begins.
Important Dates

Coaches Meeting – Saturday Feb 2nd, Coaches meeting 8:00 am - 12:00 At Sequoia Charter School 21445 Centre Pointe Pkwy 91350. We will have a great LA 84 presentation. New and interested coaches welcome.

Parent meeting - Tuesday February 5th, 2019 – Rio Norte Jr High School 5:45 Gremlins – 7:00 pm All Others. This is a very important information meeting for all parents!

First day of Practice - February 9, 2019 at 8:30 am (times may change) – Saugus High School

Practice Days - Practice will be generally be 4 days a week mostly at Saugus or Canyon High Schools and Distance will have some practices at Central park.
Monday, Tuesday,(distance only) Wednesday,(sprint only), Thursday at 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm and Saturday 8:30 - 10:30 am ( times may change
Tuesdays are distance only, and Wednesdays are Sprint and field event only. You can choose any 2 days or all 4 days, but the more you attend the more successful your child will be. There will be some weeks that we will only have practice 1 or 2 days as the schools will not be available for us.

Track Meets Start March 9 , 2019 - and are every Saturday, There is a 2 day meet on April 6th & 7th 2019. Regular season Meets run until April 20, 2019, Locations TBA. Meets start at 8:00 am and may go until 4;00 pm depending on the events your child are competing in.

Championship Meets.
Western Open Final Meet – April 27, 2019
Western Championship Meet – May 4, 2019
Individual Event Championship Meet (IECs) May 11, 2019
Parent Handbook
Please be sure you take the time to look at our Parent Handbook it explains much of what you can expect as we go thought our season.

Please make sure to watch this news letter and our calendar for updates. We are still waiting on our practice schedule and will update as soon as the schools confirm.

Coaches Training Clinic
We will be having a coaches training for all Storm coaches to be held on Saturday February 2, (8:00AM - 12:00 PM)  at Sequoia Charter HS, 21445 Centre Pointe Pkwy. Santa Clarita, CA 91350. This training is for all 2019 coaches only! 
Please contact  Elaine Bingham if your interested, or have any questions.

The VYC will also be hosting a LA 84 free clinic on Feb 10th at Birmingham High School!!

Athletes are also inviting to help learn and demonstrate drills and other Technics. New runners and experienced are invited, please sign up at the parent meeting if interested.

This is a fabulous day to learn relays, sprints, distance, field events, and hone in you skills on all levels All coaches should attend!! Parents are welcome too. 
Parent Meeting
We will have The Parent Meeting on February 5th @ Rio Norte Junior High School
5:45 Parents of Gremlin age group athletes
7:00 Parents of all other age groups.
We would like the parents of the gremlins to attend the 5:45 meeting, you may bring older siblings to this meeting.
You are welcome to attend either meeting if you have a scheduling conflict.

Fleet Feet shoe Store will be there with training Shoes
Storm uniforms will be available for pick up
Storm spirit wear will be available,
First Practice
Our first practice will be February 9th, 2019 at 8:30 am (time may change) at Saugus High School! We are waiting to receive our final permits from the high schools and will update by the parents meeting our practice nights and locations. 
Track & Field Sign Ups
Please be sure to read the  Parent Handbook  it will answer most questions anyone should have.

Elaine Bingham , Head Coach Track & Field 661-373-6897
Mark Cruz , Director Storm Track & Field
Alan Bingham , President, Santa Clarita Track Club